Welcome to the Inn at Union Square blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in Union Square, downtown San Francisco. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the latest happenings, including nearby attractions such as the SFMOMA and other top museums, world-class restaurants, the Powell Street cable car and more.
From the modernist splendor of O'Keeffe's Lake George paintings to the Kodachrome of Walasse Ting's photographs and beyond, the de Young Museum is an important part of the Fog City's cultural fabric. Since it's re-opening in 2005, the de Young museum has curated a variety of fantastic exhibits-there's always something interesting to see. Continue readingCurrent and Upcoming Exhibits at the De Young
Napa Valley produces arguably some of the finest wines in the world-deep, full Cabernet Sauvignons and bright Chardonnays, among other varietals, come from this AVA (American Viticultural Area) just minutes northeast of San Francisco. Naturally, San Francisco has its share of wine tasting events and spaces in all different parts of the city. Here's a list of the current favorites. Continue readingBest Wine Tasting Rooms in San Francisco
There's no shortage of St. Patrick's celebrations in the City by the Bay. Of all the parties, pub crawls, concerts, and the like, the most storied is the San Francisco St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival. Nearly everyone in the city makes it out for the parade; what comes afterward is anyone's guess! The options are plenty and the spirits are high. Continue readingSt. Patrick's Day Parade
Classic music lovers will get the chance of a lifetime this February when Jaap van Zweden takes the stage. Part of his debut with the San Francisco Symphony, the highly acclaimed Dutch conductor will lead Tchaikovsky's musical masterpiece while rising violinist Simone Lamsma follows with a solo of Sibelius's Violin Concerto. Continue readingVan Zweden Conducts Tchaikovsky Fourth Symphony
Get the latest on the new-world apps to hit the market at the annual Apps World Conference. This highly-anticipated event brings together all the latest and greatest developers for a weekend full of workshops, meetings, and panels. Attendees also get a special chance to network with leading experts for advice, tips, and tricks. Continue readingApps World