Monday, 19 December 2011

Shuttle Private Tours - Nob Hill

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The area was settled in the speedy urbanization happen in the city in the late 19th century. Because of the view and its inner location, it became an limited farm of the prosperous and well-known on the west coast who built big mansion in the locality. This integrated important tycoons such as Leland Stanford, founder of Stanford University and other members of The Big Four.

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Located atop one of San Francisco's top hills, Nob Hill is residence to frequent various community. Committed to the decoration of the locality, the union "adopted" Huntington Park in the early 1970's and has contributed significantly to its renovation and ongoing maintenance, including the complete restitution of the famous source of the Tortoises which is the important point of this good-looking open space surround lush lawns and foliage and a playground to enjoyment the children.

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The actual peak of Nob Hill lies slightly to the northwest, approximately at the intersection of Jones and Sacramento Streets. South of Nob Hill is the shopping district of Union Square, the Tenderloin neighborhood, and Market Street. To the east is San Francisco's Chinatown and a little farther, the city's financial district. Northeast of Nob Hill is North Beach and Telegraph Hill. North of Nob Hill is Russian Hill, and eventually, the tourist-centered areas of the waterfront such as Pier 39 and Fisherman's Wharf.

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The Nob Hill Association, a non-profit corporation, is dedicated to the preservation and improvement of the Nob Hill locality and of Huntington Park and to the improvement of public perceptive, pleasure and delight of this usually significant area of San Francisco.

you may like my previous posts:

Shuttle Private Tours - The Ferry Building 

Shuttle Private Tours - Lombard Street

San Francisco Tour - Golden Gate Park



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