Favorite Thing to Do in SF: Surf at Lindamar Beach or Ocean Beach. Favorite Place to Eat in SF: Cha Cha Cha (Mission or Haight). Funny SF Memory: I was stuck behind a driver on one of the steepest hills in San Francisco. The driver gets out of her car in the middle of the road in a panic, she doesn't trust the manual to get up the steep hill. I have to stop my car, get out and help her drive to the top of the hill. All worked out well. Be careful driving manual transmission cars in SF. Interesting Fact About Me: I graduated high school with a 1.5 gpa; D+ was my nickname for awhile.
Favorite Thing To Do in SF: Go to the beach. Favorite Place To Eat in SF: NOPA or Petite Deli. Favorite SF Memory: Golden State Warriors winning NBA Championship and all of the SF Giants parades. Interesting Fact About Me: I hold the record in North Wales for running the mile at the age of 8.
Favorite Thing to Do in SF: Going for a run Golden Gate Park. Favorite Place to Eat in SF: Coco's Ramen. Funny SF Memory: Every time the Giants win the world series. Interesting Fact About Me: I am a competitive runner!
"Our guide Julio is a native San Franciscan and gave us a wonderful tour of the city and then out to Muir Woods. He offered a lot of great insight into the different neighborhoods of San Francisco; and his enthusiasm for the city added to our experience."
Favorite Thing to Do in SF: Bringing a picnic basket and my dog, Mr. Mister to Ocean Beach. Favorite Place to Eat in SF: Tommaso's, my family has been going here since it was still called Lupo's! Funny SF Memory: When a Sean Connery impersonator conned everyone on Alcatraz for V.I.P access to the island and behind-the-scenes tours. The impersonator was recruiting a new talent agent and wanted to proved just how convincing he was. He definitely proved it! Interesting Fact About Me: After five generations, I'm the last of my family still living in San Francisco!
Favorite Thing to Do in SF: Playing in my pinball league every other Wednesday. Favorite Place to Eat in SF: A16 on Chestnut St. Funny SF Memory: Seeing Google-bus protesters blocking the techie buses while tweeting & facebooking about what they were doing....irony (or hypocrisy) defined. Interesting Fact About Me: I gave up a promising modeling career to become a full time tour guide at the tender age of 30. Also, I lie on occasion.
"Our tour guide, Per, was awesome. He was fun, witty, and very informative. Lots of fun, glad we found you on the internet." - Diane from Texas
Favorite Thing to Do in SF: Walking around Haight St. dressed as a police officer and sleeping in Dolores Park (also dressed as a police officer).
Favorite Place to Eat in SF: Taqueria Cancun
Funny SF Memory: One time a homeless man gave my mom a bouquet of flowers after leaving a Broadway play in the theater district and my dad still hasn't heard the end of it.
Interesting Fact About Me: I'm on a first name basis with Huey Lewis.
"The tour was great! Adam was very funny and knowledgeable. He did a great job telling the history of San Francisco and is a real advocate of the city." - Erin from Cincinnati, Ohio.
Favorite Thing to Do in SF: Run or walk Land's End trail.
Favorite Place to Eat in SF: Plow on 18th Street.
Funny SF Memory My memory sucks (possibly because of the fact below?).
Interesting Fact About Me: I've only broken one bone but made it count by breaking my neck.
"The tour was awesome! Alasdair was extremely knowledgeable and passionate about San Francisco and we felt like we received a great overview of all the the Golden Gate city has to offer."
Favorite Thing to Do in SF: Go see some live music at the Fillmore! Favorite Place to Eat in SF: Panchitas on 16th! Best pupusas in town! Funny SF Memory: Racing some nude bikers down Market St. Interesting Fact: I'm named after a fish.
Favorite Thing to Do in SF: Eat a super burrito in Dolores Park.
Favorite Place to Eat in SF: Pakwan, 16th and Guerrero. Super cheap and tasty Indian/Pakistani place that lets you bring your own booze.
Funny SF Memory: One time I saw Chris Kattan a.k.a. Corky Romano a.k.a. Mango walking down the street in Fisherman's Wharf. I yelled "HEY! CHRIS KATTAN???" and he said "...Yeah" and awkwardly walked away.
Interesting Fact About Me: I won two spelling bees in middle school, back-to-back
"A small bus, 14 only, and a super knowledgeable and friendly driver, Eli. If there was an Olympic event for talking, Eli could win Gold for America!" - Susy from Australia
Favorite Thing to Do in SF: Chilling with the Bison in Golden Gate Park. Explaining to people why there are Bison in Golden Gate Park.
Favorite Place to Eat in SF: Sushi Zone, but be prepared to wait in line...
Funny SF Memory: There used to be a swing near the Embarcadero BART station. One night home, I just stopped and swung for awhile on Market Street, with very few a passersby even noticing.
Interesting Fact About Me: I used to be a pig farmer. True fact.
"Sam is incredibly personable, interesting, and fun to be with. It's as if we took the tour with a cool close friend who loved showing us her city."
Favorite Thing to Do In SF: Love urban hiking/exploring places like Mt Davidson, Mt. Sutro, Lands End. This town has plenty of places to hike and each spot offers more ridiculously great views of the City.
Favorite Place To Eat In SF: I have to go with my old school neighborhood pizza place - Giorgio's on Clement Street.
Funny SF Memory: I was hanging out in the old Gold Dust Saloon on Powell Street, when a couple approached, told me they loved my work, and asked for my autograph. I told them I wasn't sure who they thought I was, and they gave a sort of disappointed look...so I signed a napkin, which they seemed very happy about, and thanked them for being fans.
Interesting Fact About Me: I've visited all 50 of the Unites States.
"Bob's the best... went above and beyond to provide the very best tour we could imagine....informative, funny, flexible, energetic, san fran native"