"Maiden Lane" San Francisco Off The Beaten Path Tip by sean420

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  Maiden Lane
by sean420

Maiden Lane was named for the whore houses that used to line the street during the gold rush era. Now it is in the heart of the Union Square shopping district and is home to upscale boutiques.

Located between Kearny and Stockton streets and is parallel to Geary and Post streets

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jun 29, 2005
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