• Little Saigon

    Little Saigon and Tendernob

    Little Saigon and the Tendernob are two Tenderloin neighborhoods that are home to large immigrant populations and some of the best food in the city. Join us as we take you on the only food tour of this district and explore the flavors of Asia, the Middle East, and beyond!
  • The Mission

    The Mission District

    San Francisco's 1st neighborhood, The Mission District is still the heart & soul of this vibrant city. This area is so rich in culture, that we have 4 Mission food tours & 2 neighborhood walks.
  • North Beach

    North Beach

    North Beach is that rare thing -- a neighborhood that manages to be a perennial hit with tourists, and also to remain beloved by San Franciscans. It's San Francisco's Little Italy and the home of the beatniks.
  • Scenic Running

    Scenic Running

    Just a short run from the urban landscape of San Francisco's busy city streets you will find numerous trails and parks offering phenomenal views of the Golden Gate Bridge, the City Skyline and other gems.
  • Chinatown


    Established in the 1840s, San Francisco's Chinatown is the oldest Chinatown in North America and the largest Chinese community outside Asia. Our food and walking tours are 2nd to none.
  • Parrots!


    Wild Parrots in San Francisco? Yes there are officially at least two flocks of wild Parrots here. These Parrots have evolved into a brand new species of parrot indigenous to San Francisco.


A monthly column of articles appearing in the Westside Observer and the Castro Courier, written by the guides of Explore SF & SF Scenic Running.
Articles are published on the first Saturday of the each month.


Hidden Gems of San Francisco


Mar 2015
The Armory and the Folsom District Michael Moran
Sep 2014
San Francisco's Wonderful Free Tennis Courts, Michael Moran
Jul 2014
The Columbarium, David Killian
2014 Golden Gt Park: Prayerbook Cross, Peaks & Ponds, Deanna Micros
Apr 2014
24th Street: The Heart of the Mission, Alixx Ortiz
Mar 2014 Redstone Building: Red Light to Realtors, Paula Tejada
Feb 2014 Uptown Tenderloin: Architectural Boiling Pot, Dan Chew
Dec 2013 Hidden Nightclubs of Chinatown, Dan Chew
Nov 2013 Hidden in Plain Sight: Earthquake Shacks, Michael Moran
Oct 2013 Tres Beaches Tour, Rowena Cape
Sep 2013 North Beach History at Cavalli Cafe, Matthew Mcfetridge
Jun 2013 The Barbary Coast's Last Dance Hall, Jeanette Copperwaite
May 2013 Chinatown District Temples, Alixx Ortiz
Apr 2013
  The Mission District Architecture, Alice Jurow


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