Top 10 budget hotels, hostels and B&Bs in San Francisco -- You might expect San Francisco to be full of hip places to stay for a song, but its budget scene is heavy on Victorian B&Bs and small European-style hotels. Here are 10 of the best. (By Bridget Gleeson The Guardian UK, Tuesday 28 May 2013)
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Avenue Mosaic Steps in San Fransisco, The Sunset. A staircase designed by local artists and put together by more than 300 people from the neighborhood, these mosaic steps (right by Grand View Park) took two years (and lots of hallucinogens) to decorate.