San Francisco is just a one hour flight or seven hour drive up the 5 north, merely a hop, skip and a jump, from Los Angeles, Ca. Near by attractions include visiting the winaries in nearby Napa and Sonoma Valley to go wine tasting. There's always something to do in San Francisco. Things to do range from shopping, dining, and taking in fresh air from the bay.
Many would suggest lodging in the Fisherman's Wharf with it's central location, dining, plenty of shopping and high rise hotels and bed and breakfast.
Whether you like your seafood steamed, fried, boiled, or sauted, San Francisco has it all, from fine to street dining,
During the day, you're going to want to visit Pier 39 for dining and entertainment.
At night, San Francisco comes alive with its bars and lounges, comedy and dance clubs.
FOR WINE LOVERS:
On September 14, 2013, San Francisco host Wines of the Underground, an event that celebrates the launch of Underground Cellar's new online wine marketplace. It brings together top Napa and Sonoma Wineries to sample their wine and hard to find gems. The event hosts: Mystery Blind Tasting Challenge, unlimited sampling, giveaways, social media wine blogging, photo booth and sample cheeses and meats.