A unique blend of culture, commerce and finances is what defines this consolidated city-county of San Francisco. As a renowned tourist destination, San Francisco has one of the highest number of foreign tourists in the United States. Having the largest convention and exhibition centre and a large hotel infrastructure, this city-county makes a perfect epicentre for annual conferences and conventions.
If you are amongst those 18 million visitors travelling to San Francisco every year, then we have a useful list of suggestions to help you travel budget-friendly.
Tour Passes: You can get sightseeing passes that include entry to various attractions in the city. So you will have discounts to 4-5 famous spots in just one card. Check out the City PASS, the Wharf Pass, and Metro pass for deals.
Economical meals: Authentic Chinese food is the city’s speciality, so you can go for snacks like dim sums which are quite reasonably priced. Also, there are myriad of dining spots where you can get a single meal for less than $5. You just need to see which ones are worth trying.
Civil Conveyance: When concerned about the hefty transportation charges, we would suggest you to go for public transportation and walking. Keep a pair of comfortable shoes for your walking tours. Also if you go for any of the sightseeing passes, then you might receive complimentary cable car rides as well.
Free Roaming Apps: To receive calls on your home country number, use an international roaming app for free incoming. Also, a roaming app will be much useful if you use a local SIM card of San Francisco. You will enjoy up to 90% lesser roaming charges.
Sticking to a budget when travelling to San Francisco doesn’t mean that you cannot enjoy the wonderful things around. It’s just that you need to watch out where and how you spend your money, so that you can enjoy to the maximum.