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How To Eat Great In San Francisco Without Breaking The Bank

San Francisco is a diverse city with delicious food, well known for creative burritos and food trucks. But after a day spent burning calories, climbing the gargantuan hills (there are over 50 of them within city limits), it might be time to forego those options for a sit down meal, or just try something different.…

6 Awesome Bay Area Hotels to Book for the NBA Finals

With the NBA Finals in full-force, die-hard fans will do just about anything to be steps away from the hoop. From budget-friendly options steps from the stadium, to rooms with waterfront views or in the heart of downtown San Francisco, there are no winners or losers here. Right Next Door Quality Inn Oakland Airport, $80…

Morning Buns and Bay Views: 5 San Francisco City Hikes

Photo: Lisa Bao   We know, a trip to San Francisco is always busy. There’s so many places to eat - you’ve gotta have your Tartine morning bun! Next you need to make sure you hit up the shops in Hayes Valley, see the street art in the mission, enjoy your guilty pleasure of chowder…

Sunset over the Mission, San Francisco

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads. Sometimes sunsets don't need a beautiful ocean or a mountain to be beautiful. Mission & 17th, San Francisco:

Tea in San Francisco

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads. I love pu'erh tea, and try to find a tea house that serves it in the cities I visit. In New York, I usually go to Cha An, which has the added bonus of their fantastic black sesame creme brulee. In San Fran, I visited…

Golden Gate Pre and Post Fog

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads. San Francisco is known for its fog (it even has a name, Karl, and a Twitter handle). It's no surprise, then, that part of the fun in visiting the city is in comparing the landmarks before and after the mists drift in. Here is the…

Mapping San Francisco’s Hills

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads. Sam Maurer created Hill  Mapper (screenshot below) as a way to navigate San Fransciso's major and minor inclines. Per an interview with The Atlantic Cities he muses that: "One day while walking it occurred to me that the beauty of digital maps is that they…

Hipmunk Billboard Rises Above San Francisco

As a startup, we love supporting our fellow startup brethren. So when we decided to experiment with some outdoor advertising, we called up NYC-based startup, ADstruc who is taking the agony out of outdoor advertising.  ADstruc, the technology platform for the outdoor advertising industry, makes buying and selling ad space easier and faster for both sides.  With…

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