Constantly bustling -- people use the square mostly as a space to relax and soak up a bit of sun, and to wallow in the atmosphere created by the surrounding cable cars, hotels and shoppers. Great for people watching! There is free wi-fi provided by the city. Look under the leaves of the greenery in the planters, and you'll find a few power outlets for your laptop.
Downtown Union Square is surrounded by a cache of stores. Take a few hours to stroll around. Bus: 30, 45, 41 Car: 10 minute Drive Uber
Shopping district. Best and most affordable parking is right under the “heart” across from Macy’s
Even though very busy and touristy, the area is great and the shops are amazing. In winter there is a skating rink and in summer it's a superb place to relax with some cheesecake from the Cheesecake factory inside Macy's. If you feel active, hike up the streets towards the bridge for an excellent…
"Union Square" in San Francisco is a public plaza and refers to the central shopping, hotel, and theater district that surrounds the plaza for several blocks.
Tourist Major shops area including LV, Neiman Marcus, Macy's, Anthropologie, Apple store, Container store & etc.
“One of the most popular destinations for tourists -- there are attractions such as museums, souvenir stores, historical buildings and piers, and scenic vistas over the Bay. Bring a jacket! ”
“Rent a bike from a bike shop around Pier 39 and bike across the Golden Gate bridge. Or drive over to hike Hawk Hill in the Marin Headlands. The 3 mile hike will reward you with 360 views of San Francisco. ”
“What to say? One of the great parks of the United States. Just head down the hill to Kezar Stadium (at the very bottom of Willard Street) and you'll see the GGP right beyond it (walk around Kezar to the west to enter the park). You can also enter on Stanyan and Haight (and at many other points). Enjoy the Academy of Sciences, de Young Museum, Japanese Tea Garden, Stow Lake, the Conservatory of Flowers (great night time light shows in the summer and winter) and many, many other features of the park.”
“Market inside Ferry Building with a diverse selection of famous SF eateries: Hog Island Oyster Co, Acme Bread, Cowgirl Creamery, Blue Bottle, Miette and more.”