5 Great Spots to Celebrate Special Occasions in Sausalito
When you have an important date coming up on your calendar – be it a holiday or a special occasion – it's important to plan ahead to make it a special day. Did you know that Sausalito is a great place to celebrate those kinds of milestones? There are plenty of great restaurants throughout the small waterfront town for any occasion you want to celebrate...
Sausalito to Alcatraz: Ferry Info & Travel Guide
Sausalito is one of the top destinations in the San Francisco Bay Area, on the list with destinations like the East Bay (Oakland and Berkeley), Muir Woods, Angel Island, and the iconic Alcatraz prison island. If you're exploring these different areas, you might wonder – is there an easy way to get from Sausalito to Alcatraz...
The 13 Best Sausalito Airbnb Experiences (2022)
While there's no shortage of things to do in Sausalito, you might be looking for something a bit less common to enjoy your time in this lovely waterfront community. Sure, you can rent a kayak, window shop along Caledonia, or do a wine tasting at one of our tasting rooms – or you can try something new and different, guided by a local host...
How to Bike from San Francisco to Sausalito (Over the Golden Gate Bridge)
Perhaps you've noticed it nestled on the shores of the Marin Headlands. Or you've heard friends and family rave about its colorful hillside houses and Italian ambiance. Whatever has inspired you to visit Sausalito: welcome. Sausalito is a town that thrives on tourism, despite the occasionally prickly response you might get from locals who try to visit on the weekends and find it full of visitors...
How to Celebrate the 4th of July in Sausalito (2022)
In many ways, Sausalito is the place to celebrate Independence Day: there's a parade, picnic, live music, and fireworks display... what more do you need to celebrate our nation's founding? While activities have been disrupted the past few years, 2022 promises to bring back all the fun and fireworks of years past and give you incredible memories with family, friends, and the community...
Art Galleries in Sausalito: A Complete Guide
Sausalito has long been an escape and enclave for artists; the town's artistic roots go back to some of its earliest chapters and have been preserved through the ongoing art that many flock here to create. As such, it's no surprise that there are tons – literally dozens – of art galleries in Sausalito. No matter which type of art and medium you prefer, there's likely at least one artist creating something you'll enjoy here...
How to Plan a Perfect Sausalito Day Trip from San Francisco
One of the great things about visiting San Francisco is that there's so much to explore, see, and do. From sights in the city – the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, Fisherman's Wharf, Chinatown, Golden Gate Park, I could go on! – to the surrounding Bay Area, there is literally a lifetime's worth of adventures to be had in San Francisco (and the whole Bay Area). While many people spend their entire trip in San Francisco, savvy travelers strike out on at least one day trip during their visit...
The 15 Best Things to Do in Sausalito
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Sausalito, California is known for many things: great weather, epic views of the San Francisco Bay, imaginative floating homes where the likes of Shel Silverstein came up with creative ideas, and as the site where Otis Redding sat on a dock of the bay and wrote 'Sittin' on a Dock of the Bay.' Yep, Sausalito's famous. Little did I know any of this when my husband and I moved here to "live the San Francisco dream" on our own houseboat back in 2019!...
Where to Find the “Sausalito Boardwalk” (All 3 of Them!)
Sausalito is an iconic destination in the San Francisco Bay Area – which says a lot since San Francisco alone is full of icons like the Golden Gate Bridge, streetcars, and Fisherman's Wharf. Sausalito, our little city by the bay, holds its own though with sweeping bay views, hillside homes, and a beautiful waterfront. Many people traveling to Sausalito for the first time wonder if (and where) there's a boardwalk in Sausalito to stroll down. After all, it just seems like Sausalito should have a boardwalk, right?..
13 Wonderful Sausalito Wedding Venues (2022)
When it comes time to start planning your wedding, there's perhaps no more important decision than the venue. First of all, it's generally one of the biggest expenses – even when you're trying to stick to a budget. Second, the wedding venue you choose has a huge impact on the entire feeling, vibe, ambiance, whatever-you-call it for your entire special day...