The Mission District, San Francisco, United States

Also commonly called "The Mission" is a neighborhood in San Francisco, Mission District is located in east-central San Francisco. The Mission has a number of distinct personalities: it's the Latino neighborhood where workers raise their families and where gangs occasionally clash, it’s center of coffee and bars in town, it's a culinary epicenter, with the strongest concentration of destination restaurants and affordable ethnic cuisine.

San Francisco - Mission District

San Francisco - Mission District

The eight blocks of Valencia Street between 16th and 24th streets, where known as the Valencia Corridor - typify the region's diversity. Businesses on the block between 16th and 17th streets include an upscale Peruvian restaurant, a Turkish restaurant, the Puerto Alegre restaurant, an Indian grocery and sundries store, a tattoo parlor, a interior decorations stores, a pizzeria, a sushi bar, bargain and pricey thrift shops . A special attraction here is many paintings are painted vivid and lively paintings on the walls, street, building. The weather in the Mission District is sunnier and warmer than other parts of San Francisco, the microclimates of San Francisco create a system by which each region can have entirely different weather at any given time. However, this phenomenon tends to be less pronounced during the winter, The Mission District 's geographical location defend it from the wind and fog from the west, This climatic phenomenon becomes apparent to travellers who walk down hill from 24th Street in the west from Noe Valley (where clouds from Twin Peaks in the west tend to gather on foggy days) with regard to Mission Street in the east because Noe Valley is on higher area while the Inner Mission is at a lower elevation.

San Francisco - Mission District - Street

San Francisco - Mission District - Street

The Mission District - Street

The Mission District - Street

San Francisco Basic Information

  • Country: United States
  • Language: English
  • Time Zone: UTC -8
  • Currency: USD
  • Weather: San Francisco's weather is strongly influenced by the cool currents of the Pacific Ocean, which moderate temperature swings and produce a remarkably mild year-round climate with little seasonal temperature variation.
  • Country Code: 1
  • Region: USA

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