ELS/San Francisco - Downtown is located on the city campus of Golden Gate University (GGU), in the heart of world famous San Francisco. Known for its friendliness and spirit of individualism, the “City by the Bay” is a center of culture and finance with a distinct international flavor. Popular sites and activities include Alcatraz, the Golden Gate Bridge, sporting events, day trips to Muir Woods, Stinson Beach, Monterey Bay, the famous Napa and Sonoma Valley wine country and weekend trips to Yosemite, Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon. San Francisco has twice been named the “World’s Top City” by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine. Students can also enjoy professional sports teams, numerous festivals and events, museums and much more!