San Francisco Vacation Tips

San Francisco

San Francisco’s surreal beauty and picturesque charm will steal your heart from the moment you set eyes on it. Whether it’s the cable cars and the Victorian Painted Ladies or the magnificent Golden Gate Bridge half obscured by the rolling fog, there’s something about San Francisco attractions that tourists can’t get enough of. And as the second most densely populated major American city, we’re guessing the residents are quite enamored by the city as well! Before you leave, make sure you’ve packed the essential (yet often forgotten) items: a light jacket or sweatshirt for when the fog comes in, comfortable shoes for a very walkable city, and sunblock for rays that penetrate even the thickest layer of fog. To get the most of your San Francisco vacation, start your trip the right way by purchasing a  Go San Francisco Card attractions pass, designed to get tourists into … [Read more...]

Win the Obama’s Blue Ridge Vacation

As readers of this blog will know, the Presidential Family spent their spring vacation in the Blue Ridge. We think they made a great choice. And now our friends at the Ashville Chamber of Commerce have put together the opportunity to Win President Obama's vacation. The full details and the entry form can be found HERE. But here's the quick summary of what's included: Accommodation at the Grove Park Inn Resort and Spa (just like the President) Two Go Blue Ridge Cards to get you into all the great things to do in the area A "Farm to Table" dinning card to let you take in some of the great dinning options And a gift basket that matches the one that was presented to the Obamas We can't promise you'll bump in to the Obama's the way one hiker did. But if you win, you can bet you'll have a magnificent Blue Ridge experience. And if you don't, get a Go Blue Ridge card anyway to … [Read more...]