The City of San Francisco was officially incorporated on April 15, 1850, but its history begins long before that. In fact, several of the landmarks on this list predate that day. And though the oldest structure on our list was built in 1776, the earliest archaeological evidence of human habitation in San Francisco dates all […]
Gardening in the Bay Area can be an intimidating endeavor. In San Francisco alone, every neighborhood has its own microclimate. And that doesn’t even take into account the climates found on different sides of the Peninsula, across East Bay and into Marin County. So, how do you keep plants alive? Well, you can start by […]
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This year, Earth Day is on Monday, April 22nd, but our Bay Area communities are celebrating from April 13th all the way through the end of the month! As one of the greenest regions in the country, there are plenty of reasons to celebrate. Events in San Francisco, East Bay, Marin County, the Peninsula and […]
The world needs donuts, and San Francisco sure knows how to provide. Maybe it’s thanks to our city’s love of food, our creative character or our trend-setting nature, but whatever it is, there’s no doubting The City by the Bay has been the home of some of Instagram’s favorite pastry trends. Right now, we’re thinking […]
Moving to San Francisco—even relocating within the city—can be an intimidating endeavor. And whether you’re motivated by price, amenities, neighborhood character or weather, you’ll find something different within every neighborhood. We’re not exaggerating when we say every single one has its own microclimate! To help you find the right location, we selected a handful ...
Thanks in large part to our collegiate institutions, tech-industry fame and innovative communities, the Bay Area is a famous destination for education. In the 2019 Best School Districts in California from Niche, the top two districts are in the Bay Area, and the remaining eight on our list can be found in Niche’s top 25. […]