San Francisco Winter Events

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With February averages around 60 degrees Fahrenheit; San Francisco offers a mild climate that serves as an oasis for visitors from all parts of the world! As a host to world-class museums, booming events, and a variety of entertainment options, San Francisco is the ultimate city to beat winter blues while still sporting your favorite sweater! So which type of San Francisco retreat is right for you and your travel companions?   The Getaway: If you’re looking to get some fresh air, relax, and enjoy the spoils of sipping on your favorite wine under the sun, the Wine Country Tour is the perfect plan for you! Conveniently departing from San Francisco, you’ll be transported to the gorgeous Napa Valley, Sonoma, and Northern California wine country to sample premium wines, learn the … [Read more...]

Family Trips to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

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One of the premier theme park destinations in Northern California, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom is the place to go if you want to make the most out of your trip to the west coast. Divided into three sections, "Land," "Sea," and "Sky," Six Flags Discovery Kingdom has a plethora of rides and attractions that will appeal to every member of your family, no matter what their age is or how intense they like their roller coasters. Speaking of roller coasters, here are a few of the more extreme rides that you can expect at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom: Roar – One of the tallest wooden roller coasters in the country, Roar features Millennium Flyer trains and exceptionally tight turns which really emphasize how fast the ride moves. Medusa – At 150-feet-tall and 3,985-feet-long, Medusa is … [Read more...]

San Fancisco Bay Cruises

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During your trip to San Francisco you are probably going to ride on a trolley car, walk up a hill and maybe even take a bike out for a spin around the scenic city. But those aren’t the only ways that you can see what the City by the Bay is all about. For a different view, hop on a Golden Gate Bay Cruise and see what San Fran looks like from another angle - You’ll be glad you did. San Francisco's original sightseeing company, Red and White Fleet, has been offering tours to locals and tourists alike since 1892. The family-owned fleet runs a number of bay cruises that depart daily from Pier 43½ in the heart of Fisherman's Wharf, but the classic Golden Gate Bay Cruise is definitely the one to take if you only have time for one. Although it hasn’t been running the entire time that … [Read more...]

San Francisco Summer Attraction Deals

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Southern California may get a lot of hype, but if you are looking to have some summer fun, Northern Cali definitely has its share of enjoyable destinations as well. Here are a few suggestions about places to visit the next time you are in San Francisco. Save up to 55% on admission to top San Francisco attractions and tours with a Go San Francisco Card discount attractions pass by Smart Destinations. Save money and skip lines! The first place you might want to consider visiting is Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. This park is family-friendly, but that doesn't mean its rides are boring - not by a long shot! Thrill-seekers will probably want to take a ride on one of Six Flags Discovery Kingdom’s newest rides, SUPERMAN: Ultimate Flight. The first DC-themed attraction at Six Flags Discovery … [Read more...]

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Discount Tickets

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People like to have options - the more the better. At Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Northern California, options are the name of the game. The U.S.’s only combined wildlife, marine life and rides theme park, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom has enough going on to keep you and your family entertained for hours, days or even weeks. Save on admission to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom and other San Francisco-area attractions with a Go San Francisco Card discount attractions pass. Save money and skip lines! Featuring a dazzling mix of mesmerizing dolphin performances along with spectacularly dramatic feats, “Cirque Dreams SPLASHTASTIC: The Most Amazing Show Above H20,” recently opened at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. Situated in the Dolphin Harbor Theater and putting some of the top acrobats … [Read more...]

Aquarium of the Bay Discount Tickets

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Located at on PIER 39 at the Embarcadero at Beach Street, Aquarium of the Bay is slightly off the beaten path in San Francisco, but it is well worth the trip. Known as one of San Francisco’s top attractions, be sure to save on admission to the Aquarium of the Bay and places like the California Academy of Sciences and   Six Flags Discovery Kingdom with a Go San Francisco Card discount attractions pass. Save money and skip lines! Many visitors to Aquarium of the Bay start off their experience by checking out Discover the Bay, a combination of eight exhibits featuring different and distinctive ecosystems that support an incredibly wide variety of marine life. Featuring over a thousand aquatic animals - including the bright orange Garibaldi, green moray eels, anchovies and rockfish of … [Read more...]