Welcome to the King George Hotel Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in Union Square, downtown San Francisco. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the city's latest happenings, including nearby attractions such as the Powell Street cable car, Chinatown, world-renowned restaurants, and the Theater District.
Wondering what to do on Haight Street? Stroll through a shopper’s paradise, with clusters of high-end vintage clothing stores, locally owned boutiques, and plenty of storefronts to window-shop or take home unique souvenirs. The personaloity-filled shopping district is also chockfull of hip restaurants, so you can take a break from your bargain hunting to satisfy just about any food craving. Haight-Ashbury is also home to several sightseeing destinations, including the Panhandle and Amoeba Music. Continue readingWhat to Do in Haight Ashbury details
Featuring 55 acres of over 8,000 different kinds of plants from all over the world, as well as a variety of events and programs, and a bookstore and library, the San Francisco Botanical Garden is a truly unique and serene corner of the City By the Bay. Take the family out on Saturdays to Bean Sprout Family Days, where you can garden and picnic all day long. Go for a bug hunt, take a long walk through the grounds, or visit the bookstore or library for a good read. Continue readingSan Francisco Botanical Garden details
Experience all of the city’s iconic destinations, off-the-beaten-path attractions and points of interest on a tour with Go Car. San Francisco’s newest tour option is a storytelling car equipped with GPS that guides you around the city. Explore at your own pace and drive as the car navigates your way and tells you the story of San Francisco. Continue readingGo Car Tours San Francisco details
Whether you join in the fun on the race course or watch the procession from the sidelines, Bay to Breakers 2014 is a classic San Francisco event that showcases the city’s colorful personality. Over 70,000 runners cruise from The Embarcadero to Ocean Beach, many dressed in funky costumes for the festive party race. Continue readingBay to Breakers 2014 details
Catch the always funny Aziz Ansari on his Modern Romance Comedy tour at Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall on April 2 & 3, 2014. A rising comedian and star on NBC’s Parks and Recreation, Aziz Ansari began his stand up career in New York in 2000 while simultaneously attending New York University. Continue readingAziz Ansari Tour details