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Don’t leave your heart in San Francisco when flying nonstop to...

SAN FRANCISCO, California – Hearts are aflutter from the US West Coast to France over new nonstop air service.

San Francisco Travel Association welcomes visitors with eco-friendly street banners

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - When visitors to San Francisco see the colorful new banners on display around Moscone Center, they’ll know the city is welcoming them.

Hotels in San Francisco rise strongly for New Year’s Eve

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - Last-minute New Year's Eve revelers will be happy to learn that there are still plenty of hotel rooms available in San Francisco on December 31.

Overseas visitors flock to San Francisco

SYDNEY, Australia - California is more popular and accessible than ever, say global online travel agency Jetabroad, as new figures reveal that San Francisco welcomed a record number of visitors in 201

China’s terracotta warriors come to San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - The Asian Art Museum kicks off its 10th anniversary in San Francisco's Civic Center with an exhibition from one of the greatest archaeological discoveries in modern times.

Princess Cruises to base ship year round in San Francisco

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. - Princess Cruises announced today that for the first time it will base a ship in San Francisco year round, beginning in May 2013.

Pilsner Urquell’s Master Home Brewer Competition coming to San Francisco

CHICAGO, Ill. - The Brewlab and Pilsner Urquell announced today that San Francisco will play host to a Master Home Brewer Competition this summer .

San Francisco jacking up hotel rates 450 percent

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - Last-minute travelers who plan on ringing in the New Year in San Francisco can still secure a hotel room in the City by the Bay ... but their procrastination will cost them.

Diana Ross to make first San Francisco appearance since 1969

SAN FRANCISCO - The City by the Bay is eagerly anticipating the triumphant return of one of the American music industry's most enduring and beloved artists.

New York, San Francisco and Boston most walkable cities in US

SEATTLE, Wash. - New York has been named America's most walkable city by Seattle-based Walk Score®, in its list of America's Most Walkable Cities and Neighborhoods.

American Airlines gives high five to loyal customers

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines is giving customers five times the fun of flying with five days of opportunities to receive Admirals Club® passes, a gift of AAdvantage® bonus miles or other gr

May will start Lufthansa A380 service to San Francisco

The list of A380 destinations in the Lufthansa schedule will soon be extended.

San Francisco airport denies that security is lax

The leadership of San Francisco's airport fired back at critics who had rallied around a commercial pilot who had posted videos online showing what he described as shortcomings in security.

Continental Airlines announces new service to Hilo, Hawaii

CHICAGO - Continental Airlines today announced new daily nonstop service to Hilo, Hawai'i, from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and once-weekly service to Hilo from San Francisco International

Officials say San Francisco safe for tourists despite shooting

No city would want a tragedy like this, particularly if the city prides itself on being an international destination for tourism and business, for cuisine, nightlife and good fun.

Hijacking threat halts plane just before takeoff

SAN FRANCISCO – An American Airlines flight bound for New York City was halted just before takeoff Thursday after someone called police and threatened to hijack the jetliner, authorities said.

Sea lion experts at Pier 39 every day to educate visitors

SAN FRANCISCO—Tourists visiting the famous hangout of San Francisco Bay's sea lions now can get some answers to their questions about the blubbery beasts.

JetBlue Airways and Virgin America win – American Airlines quits BOS-SFO...

It’s been happening for several decades: Low-cost, low-fare new entrants start flying in a busy market, forcing incumbent airlines to lower their prices. More travelers fly the route.

Making riding cable cars easier for San Francisco tourists

In 1873, Andrew Hallidie watched horses struggle to pull a rail car up Nob Hill lose their battle with gravity and get dragged downhill. Out of pity and compassion, he invented the cable car.

Hilton San Francisco hotel workers strike

Hotel workers at the Hilton San Francisco walked off the job this morning, announcing a three-day strike in support of their efforts to negotiate a contract with the giant 1900 room hotel.

San Francisco becomes 4th US gateway for LAN Airlines

LAN Peru, an affiliate of LAN Airlines, will offer 4 flights per week to Lima, Peru out of San Francisco. Flights will begin July 1 of this year, flying on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.

San Francisco sea lions abandon Pier 39

San Francisco Bay’s now famous herd of sea lions has mysteriously begun vanishing as quickly and inexplicably as they appeared, leaving behind throngs of disappointed tourists and puzzled marine bio

Swiss miracle

As air transport will look back at 2009 as its gloomiest year in decades, Swiss Airlines sounds incredibly optimistic.

Swiss International Air Lines to offer new flights from San Francisco...

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) announced today new long-haul service between San Francisco and Zurich six times a week offering Bay Area passengers the opportunity to enjoy Swiss hospitality an

Hotel workers on strike at Grand Hyatt in San Francisco

Hotel workers walked off the job this morning at the Grand Hyatt Union Square in San Francisco, announcing a 3-day strike against the property.