ESSENTIALS GETTING THERE
America As You Like It (020 8742 8299; america asyoulikeit.com) offers a week in San Francisco for film fans from £1,599. Includes flights, six nights’ accommodation at Hotel Vertigo, San Francisco Movie Tour, Alcatraz Cruise and a San Francisco CityPASS. introduced by knowledgeable guides ($49; sanfrancisco movietours.com). San Francisco City Guides offer 90 free walking tours, including Alfred Hitchcock’s San Francisco and Silent Film tour (sfcityguides.org). Tickets for The Castro Theatre’s double features from $13 (castrotheatre. com); for Alcatraz Cruises $38 (alcatrazcruises. com); for the
Walt Disney Family Museum $25 (waltdisney. org). The
San Francisco CityPASS includes public transport as well as attractions ($89; citypass. com).