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Read below for travel tips, things to do in between studio tours, or What Places Designers Should Visit in San Francisco, submitted by our friends at Designer Fund.
Where to Sleep
Eat and Drink
San Francisco is one of the top culinary destinations in the world with a vast array of choices for any taste.
- To book a restaurant, we recommend Opentable
- To search for any type of food in any neighborhood, we recommend Yelp.
- Any real foodie “must” visit the Ferry Building
- Love food trucks? San Francisco is full of them.
Bars + Bites
Our Best of SF List
For an overview of things to see and do in SF, check out Designer Fund’s list.
Hamon Observation Tower at de Young Museum
The San Francisco Experience
(lively street w/ lots of restaurants and shopping)
Galleries and Museums
De Young Museum
RayKo Photo Center
BART connects downtown San Francisco with the airport, Oakland, and the Mission.
Muni covers buses and light rail within the city of San Francisco.
Caltrain is a longer range rail system which can take you throughout San Francisco.