Many of San Francisco’s most interesting sights can be found near to Parkside, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. The Harding Park Golf Course and Stonestown Galleria are amongst the many popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. And don’t miss the Golden Gate Park and Fort Funston.
Explore Pier 39 and Lombard Street and spend a while longer in central San Francisco.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. Admire, learn and discover in the various museums such as the De Young Museum, the California Academy of Sciences and Randall Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, pick up some tickets to the Castro Theatre and Gould Theater, one of the region’s great live concert venues.
Plan a day of thrills, laughter and learning with the children at Circus Center. Come and meet San Francisco’s furry, feathered and finned residents at Steinhart Aquarium.
Get active in nature while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Rest a while and see the locals at their relaxed best in public parks such as the Japanese Tea Garden, the San Francisco Botanical Garden and the Mission Dolores Park. Stretch your legs and drive out to one of the local beaches, for example China Beach.
Take a break from the tourist trail and play a game of golf at Olympic Club and the Lincoln Park Golf Club.
Treat yourself to a new outfit, grab a bite to eat or just enjoy the atmosphere at nearby fashion hotspots like the Westlake Shopping Center in Daly City.
Kezar Stadium is the perfect place to spend an afternoon enjoying soccer, and to see local favorites, the Bay Area Breeze, in all their glory. On match days the stadium is filled with blue and black, as local soccer lovers come together to cheer on their beloved team.
After spending the day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Parkside, relax for the night at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Mission Inn, the Hampton Inn Sfo Daly City and the Days Inn San Francisco At The Beach are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.