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SoMa (South of Market Street), San Francisco

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SoMa (South of Market Street) attracts locals and tourists with its blend of lofty residences and run-down houses, art spaces, furniture showrooms, fashionable nightclubs, and international restaurants. This former industrial district--famous for its historically progressive attitude towards gay rights--started out as a working class neighborhood. In the 1980s and 1990s, it served as a hub for the city’s underground music scene. Today, it abounds with museums and art galleries, major tech firms, and internet companies. Sample dishes from food trucks while enjoying waterfront views of the bay and the bridge. Make sure you visit Martin Luther King’s memorial and the ballpark of the San Francisco Giants. A visit to SoMa (South of Market Street) represents just the start of the adventure when you use our San Francisco tour planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Lived on 5th Street, not far from market Street, every day walking to the Center, I cute, decent, at least we haven't seen anybody, even when they returned late on the market Street far more homeless people ... Cafes are not expensive, stay happy.
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