Union Square

Union Square San Francisco
Union Square San Francisco

 Union Square

Also known as the Union Square Park, this place is bordered by tall buildings and you can busy streets. If you are an admirer of nightlife, this place is ideal for you. You can take a walk here, meet new people and enjoy the real San Francisco life. Nothing is more beautiful than the real flavor of a city and if you don’t get to taste the nightlife of San Francisco, then you have missed half the point of being there. Having bookstores, parks and amazing exploration centers San Francisco proves to be a heaven for introverts. However, it is in no way less enjoyable for extroverts who like hanging out, partying and meeting new people. Union square is one such place that bears testimony to the bustling and happening social life that one can enjoy in San Francisco. As mentioned earlier, it is a park surrounded by all buildings and busy roads, so the concept of silence is a rare commodity here. Rather you can enjoy the sight of a huge party in this place with the city all lit up with colorful luminous lights that make it a stunning view.

Historical Significance

Although it is a place surrounded by shopping areas, theatres and restaurants but the history of the place is also rich. It got its name because this square was used to demonstrate support for the Union Army during times of the civil war. Furthermore, it is considered as one of California’s monumental landmarks which give you reason enough to visit this place. The square consists of a structure known as the Dewy Monument which has the statue of Nike over it. Nike is the goddess of victory. This is in remembrance of the victory in Spanish-American war in the battle of Manila. There are four painted heart sculptures known as San Francisco Hearts which are placed in all 4 corners of the square.


Major Attractions

It is unquestionably every tourist’s first priority for shopping, dining and entertainment. This place is a socialite’s dreamland. With shops of the finest brands to some of the most reasonable stores, this place is definitely what a shopaholic would dream of. The huge variety of options available for people to choose from makes them feel like the real bosses. One can find anything in the shopping areas of Union Square without any exaggeration. The nightlife consisting of pubs, with the most amazing staff and high quality cocktails and gaming facilities, make union square one of the best places to be at in San Francisco. People can interact, play and enjoy with each other as the night gets darker and the party noise gets louder. However, food that is the main source of emotional connection and bonding among humans is also of delicious taste and awesome varieties in his place. You would never get tired of the different varieties of cuisines being offered here.

Thus, when in San Francisco, you can never miss a chance to visit Union Square so that you can have the best times of your life.