Hidden Gems & Best Finds in San Francisco Bay Area
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There are several good ways to find your way around hiddenSF.com.

  • The best way is to use the search box in the upper right hand side of each page just below the header.
  • The semi-organized site map below is one way to find pages on specific things you might like to do.  Please note that the site map does not include every page on the site. Over the years we have added hundreds more pages so would recommend the search box instead.
  • Or, it may be the most fun to just start clicking interesting categories on the top menu or pages on the right hand side which will lead you to more & more treasures.

top things to do in SF Bay  home page for the “best of the best” near SF

SF neighborhood guide  each is its own unique world
north beach  little Italy
fishermans wharf  places locals go too
russian hill  nifty residential neighborhood
chinatown  the oldest & second largest in north america
union square  one of the largest shopping areas in the u.s.
the embarcadero  enjoy SF’s marvelous Bay setting
soma  SF’s fastest changing neighborhood
mission creek park  hidden gem in an urban setting
sf giants childrens play area  free on non-game days
delancey st restaurant & cafe
outer sunset-judah st  funky beach neighborhood
moraga st steps beautiful tiled stairway
other areas
stern grove free summer concerts, trails, dog park

best cities and towns to see near SF  see lots more than just “The City”
sausalito  scenic seaside village only 30 minutes from SF
sf bay model  1.5 working hydraulic model of entire bay
marinship shipyard  historic shipyard now used for recreation
le garage  hidden french bistro on the pier
marin headlands views  just across Golden Gate Bridge
half moon bay coast towns  delightful rural places to visit
princeton-by-the-sea  quaint historic harbor village & area map
el granada  sleepy residential community with nice parks
dream machines show  pictures of old machines at HMB airport
cafe gibraltar  fine dining in El Granada
san mateo
crystal springs shopping center  good neighborhood shopping
tasty gourmet treats cafe  crepes, gelato, smoothies, coffee
crystal springs produce  a great little produce store
foster city & san mateo highlands  4th of july fireworks & parade
filoli gardens  beautiful botanical gardens located nearby
pilgrim kitchen bakery old fashioned roadside bakery
redwood shores  beautiful neighborhood and marshland trails
redwood shores library  fabulous neighborhood library
stanford-palo alto  famous home town of stanford university
stanford dish hike  nice 3.7 mile trail behind stanford
stanford shopping center  a classy regional mall
madera lounge  classy bar and outdoor patio in rosewood hotel
san jose  attractions in the tenth-largest city in US
santana row a unique high-end multi-use center
valley fair superregional shopping mall
rosicrucian museum egyptian museum & planetarium
quaker meeting places oldest quaker meeting place in california
hellyer park velodrome only such bike track in northern california
los gatos  a great place to relax on Sunday morning
wine tasting great little wineries near los gatos
capitola  a beautiful little resort town & beach
carmel  world renown, but a long day trip
pebble beach see the concourse d’elegance on the cheap

SF attractions  unique interesting sights & events to see
SF tourism  what you must see the first time you visit
golden gate park  best city park in America
dutch windmill  dutch tulips too
the presidio  a unique new national park
yoda  life-size statue at lucasfilms (along with darth vader)
ocean beach  there is much more here than most locals ever know
best shopping  the top shopping malls and streets
thrift stores  favorite thrift stores

SF activities  fun activities to do around SF
lyon street stairs  perhaps the most magical spot in SF
SF walking tours  do-it-yourself tours
russian hill walking tours  climb interesting residential streets
north beach walking tours  see little Italy up close & personal.
half moon bay state beach walking trails  best way to see coast
montara mountain hike  great views from mcnee ranch
best dog parks SF  parks & walks for man’s best friend
SF bike tours  bicycling around the SF Bay area
biking skyline ridge  bike trips to/from skyline blvd
bicycle sundays  for all skill levels on Canada road, Belmont
sawyer camp hiking & biking trail   very popular trail

SF bay area events  best events around the bay including
americas cup world championshipyacht races
fleet week with the blue angels,

restaurant reviews+food  favorite restaurant & food finds
restaurants  best restaurants
rosamunde sausage grill  tasty take out sandwiches
coffee shops SF Bay  great coffee experiences around SF Bay
coffee houses SF  best SF neighborhood coffee houses
bakeries  favorites locals like most!
food markets  best places to buy your food
ice cream  unique ice cream

SF pictures photos from around the SF Bay Area
photos SF neighborhoods neat sights in different SF neighborhoods
half moon bay pictures photos from towns along the HMB coast
silicon valley pictures pictures from silicon valley and south

Maps a descriptive list summarizing many of our maps
north beach map one of the best neighborhoods in SF
fisherman’s wharf map things locals will want to see here
russian hill map russian hill neighborhood map, SF
chinatown map highlights of chinatown
presidio & marina map some highlights
golden gate park map find best things to do in golden gate park, SF
ocean beach map shows several hidden treasures nearby
SoMa map south-of-market map, SF.  Also see maps of the
soma neighborhoods of potrero hill and dogpatch.
outer sunset map outer sunset-judah st neighborhood map, SF

SF coffee houses map best coffee & atmosphere in SF
SF bakeries map best bakeries in SF
SF coffee+bakery shops map shows both coffee & bakery shops
SF dog parks map best dog parks in SF
best shopping areas map best malls, centers & streets in sf bay are

marin headlands map where to go in this great area just north of SF
sausalito-tiburon map highlights near these beautiful towns

stanford-palo alto map best things to do around Stanford
half moon bay map best things to see and do along HMB coast
half moon bay trails & beaches map beaches and best walking trails
pillar point harbor map princeton-by-the-sea & el granada
san mateo map best things to do in this suburb
crystal springs shopping center map near highways 92/280
redwood shores map great marshland trails and other attractions
biking skyline ridge map best stopping points and access routes
canada rd bicycle sunday map highlights along bicycle sunday route

los gatos map things to do in los gatos
wine tasting wineries near los gatos
san jose map things to do near downtown San Jose
carmel map things to do near carmel

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more reviews even more hiddenSF reviews
travel resources interesting travel web sites
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senior discounts list of discounts for seniors

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