The independent guide to stopover cities and flights between the UK and Australia

San Francisco

This destination is serviced by: British Airways/Qantas

Sights ****
Nightlife ****
Food *****
Value for money ***
Overall ****

Much smaller and more manageable than New York, and with much more character than Los Angeles, the city of San Francisco probably has more in common with somewhere like Boston.

It is a much more laid back city than you'd expect and very scenic too. Take a bike ride over the Golden Gate bridge to Sausalito on the other side and gaze back at the city's skyline.

Then cycle back and make for the legendary Pier 9 for a clam chowder and watch the seals play in the water.

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Stopping over in: Bali - Bangkok - Dubai - Hong Kong - Johannesburg - Kuala Lumpur -
Los Angeles - New York - San Francisco - Singapore - Tokyo

Flights and connections: British Airways/Qantas - Emirates - Malaysia Airlines - Singapore Airlines - Thai - Virgin

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