09/03/2014 01:42 pm ET Updated Nov 03, 2014

San Francisco's 15 Best Views

With its hilly terrain, waterfront location, and iconic bridges, San Francisco is always ready for its close-up. There are snapshot-worthy scenes across the city, so we've tracked down the most stunning spots for taking it all in. Here are 15 places where you can fully appreciate San Francisco's unique beauty, from the steel span of the Golden Gate Bridge at sunset to the pastel-hued, Victorian charm of the Painted Ladies.

by Donna Heiderstadt

San Francisco's 15 Best Views

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