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San Francisco by Gilles

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6 Oct 2018
“Discovering San Francisco with our French buddy!”
19 Aug 2018
“A beautiful fresco by Diego at the San Francisco Art Institute.”
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Great 2,5 tour in an historical area of San Francisco, Haight and Ashbury. We first had an excellent presentation on California and San Francisco creation, then a detailed description on Victorian and Georgian houses finishing with the hippies story. Gilles knows a lot about both...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

After going to Lombard Street, one of the most touristic attraction in San Francisco, my 12 years old granddaughter and I walked a couple of blocks to 800 Chestnut Street, the San Francisco Art Institue. Just step inside the SF Art Institute between 9:00 and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

My extended family visiting from France wanted to see San Francisco. I live in Los Angeles and am not familiar with SF. As a guided tour would be the best solution, I had t find one in French. I was so happy to find San...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Gilles is one of the best guides my wife and I have had the pleasure of hiring. He is very knowledgeable and entertaining. Takes his time and does not feel rushed to finish. He tells a very nice and complete story. We were 15 min...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Gilles is a great guide. Hight recommended. Gilles is passionate and knows a lot about San Francisco historyMore

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Date of experience: January 2018
Thank raphaelle280
Gilles L, Propriétaire at San Francisco by Gilles, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018
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Raphaelle, thank you very much pour votre charmant avis “en anglais” :) Pour ceux qui, maintenant, se posent la question......More

Reviewed 4 July 2017

I booked a day with Gilles at the start of my three week holidays in San Francisco. It was a fantastic introduction to the city, its history, secret customs and lifestyle. I learned lots. Gilles' advices were personalized and timely. Thank you so much for...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Stepha10
Gilles L, Propriétaire at San Francisco by Gilles, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017
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Merci Corine - Ce fut un réel plaisir de partager avec toi mes connaissances de San Francisco. Nous avons passé...More

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Russian Hill
Russian Hill has evolved into a chic residential
neighborhood with outstanding views from every corner.
Combined with several great cafes, restaurants,
antique shops and boutiques, it’s easy to see why any
visitor would gladly leave their heart in San
Francisco. Cars line up day after day to drive down
Lombard Street, the “crookedest” street in the world,
and make the slow creep downhill past charming period
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Response from Sellig0320 | Property representative |
Hello Sylvia. Sorry, this is Gilles Lorand.
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