San Francisco Travel Blog

Visit our San Francisco Travel Blog for interesting and informative articles on all there is to do, see and experience during your next visit to San Francisco!

Whether you're coming for a short visit or an extended stay, our San Francisco Travel Blog provides you with useful information about dining, shopping, attractions, and the best 'Things to do in San Francisco!' 

Our San Francisco Hotel is located in the heart of Union Square and close to all there is to do, see and experience in beautiful San Francisco. 

Our San Francisco Travel Blog is here to give you all the best advise, insight and recommendations for upcoming events, travel tips, 'San Francisco Things to Do' and more.

Also, the staff at Hotel Union Square is here to help you make the most of your visit and to ensure that you have everything you need during your stay.

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Activities

From beaches and maritime parks to museums and science centers, there are plenty of Kid-Friendly San Francisco Activities to enjoy near Hotel Union Square.

June 21, 2018
| By
Jana Free
Families with children find a wealth of San Francisco Things to Do, many just moments from our San Francisco Hotel...Read more >
Attractions

It’s been 51 years since the Summer of Love – see what Haight-Ashbury is like today!

May 2, 2018
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Cindy L. Smith
Whether you are coming to re-visit Haight-Ashbury armed with memories of the Summer of Love, or you weren’t yet alive when it occurred, a visit to Haight-Ashbury provides a look into this iconic part of the city’s history...Read more >
Attractions

Visit several attractions in one at one of the largest natural history museums in the world.

April 24, 2018
| By
Cindy L. Smith
Hotel Union Square offers many impressive amenities to our guests including 20% off the price of admission to the California Academy of Sciences – a popular attraction in San Francisco...Read more >
Activities

Enjoy a game at AT&T Park, which was named the most beautiful park in professional baseball.

April 18, 2018
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Cindy L. Smith
It’s that time of year again when baseball fans come from far and wide to enjoy a Giants game at AT&T Park. Their last World Series win was in 2014, and fans are hoping that this will be the year that they will repeat that success...Read more >
Activities

Swimming, surfing, and playing fetch with your dog a few activities to enjoy at nearby San Francisco beaches.

March 23, 2018
| By
Cindy L. Smith
Guests at our San Francisco hotel will find that they are within a short distance of the many beautiful beaches that provide the opportunity to surf, swim, or do nothing at all except stick your toes in the sand...Read more >
Activities

You’ll find hiking trails for all skill levels near Hotel Union Square.

March 12, 2018
| By
Cindy L. Smith
Looking for San Francisco activities to enjoy during your stay at Hotel Union Square? Consider taking advantage of the beautiful Bay Area weather and doing some hiking on one of the trails near our Hotel...Read more >