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Post Street and Powell Street
Post Street and Powell Street San Francisco, CA 94102
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"San Francisco in a Nutshell" Walking Tour
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attended Aug 15 2008

It was really informative in showing places you may pass all the time and know nothing about; it was fun, too--the humor, both very clever and sometimes intentionally corny--wasn't over the top but just added a light and friendly touch. It's a...continued

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attended Aug 20 2010

THE TOUR GUIDE did not have a lot of info and seemed to have to search for what to say, save your money and walk through the city yourself.

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attended Oct 02 2009

very interesting and entertaining

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Tour Highlights:

The Palace Hotel and some of the nicest restrooms in town!

The invention of Levi’s blue jeans

Maiden Lane, the swankiest retail in town (but not always!)

A hidden downtown park and train museum

“Rolling Js,” the Haight-Ashbury history game

The Pagoda Gate entranceway to Chinatown

Lotta’s Fountain: message center and memorial from 1906

Plus games, gags and other goofy fun

The tour lasts approximately two hours.

About the Ticket Supplier: FOOT!

FOOT! provides San Franciscans and visitors with fun and informative walking tours. They have chosen an interactive format to allow for a more personal, and thereby memorable, learning experience, and feel a humorous approach to history makes it more lively, accessible and enjoyable than a lecture or anonymous bus ride around the city. Each guide is a professional comedian who enthusiastically shares their love of San Francisco through their tours, giving each tour a unique flavor.