San Anselmo in San Rafael
San Anselmo  is in Marin County in the San Francisco Bay Area of California. It's bordered on the south side by Ross, and the west side by Fairfax
San Anselmo is accessible by automobile, bicycle, and is a hub for Golden Gate Transit bus service.
- Bus: Golden Gate Transit
Lots of shopping.
Whyte's Booksmith is a great little bookstore which can order books more quickly and conveniently than those big internet retailers.
Two bicycle shops.
San Anselmo Coffee Roasters has coffee drinks, sandwiches, salads, occasional live music in the mornings, and is a hang-out for many local bicycling enthusiasts.
Insalata's is tasty and established.