San Francisco Time Machine: Union Square to Lotta's Fountain

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    23 Feb 2015
    Clock 20min      Length0.5mi
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    Tourdescription About the audio tour

    This tour takes you from San Francisco's historic Union Square to the Hotel St. Francis, down Maiden Lane, and finishes at Lotta's Fountain. Explore the city with this masterful storyteller.

    Majorlandmarks Major Landmarks

    Union Square

    Startingpoint Directions to starting point

    From the Powell St. BART Station, walk up Powell Street three blocks to Geary Boulevard. Union Square will be before you. Just walk to the tall pillar in the center of the square and hit "Start".

    Tips Tips

    Places to stop along the way:

    Refreshing beverages and tasty snacks can be obtained from the cafes at either end of the square.

    Best time of day:

    Any time from early morning to before dusk.

    Precautions:

    Always be aware of traffic while crossing the streets.

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