San Mateo was one of the first suburbs of San Francisco and is now one of the most populated places in the Bay Area. As such, the community offers something for every interest and every age, whether you’re moving here to work in Silicon Valley, you’re raising kids, you’re retiring, or you’re simply exploring. Some of […]
Glamping and Northern California go together like marshmallows and graham crackers. And rest assured, you’ll find plenty of s’more-making opportunities at these luxury sites. Ranging from the farmlands of Sonoma County up to the coast of Mendocino and all the way down to Big Sur, this round-up includes Pinterest-worthy cottages, treehouses, yurt villages, safari getaways, [...
Sonoma County may be famous for wine, but that’s certainly not all this region offers. Some of our favorite things about Sonoma include outdoor adventure, live concerts, artisan cheese and spectacular views, too. So, rest assured, this summer guide to Sonoma County includes all of the above and more. Keep reading to start planning your […]
Our hometown hosts thousands of events every year, from summer concert series to epic music festivals, small community gatherings to huge parades, and weekly celebrations to annual carnivals. And some of these events even date back more than 60 years! Seriously, that one is on this list and it’s considered the country’s original outdoor street […]
Initially inspired by New York City’s Central Park, Golden Gate Park quickly grew into its own complete with unique and one-of-a-kind features you can only find here in San Francisco. Plans for the project began in the 1860s but designers and developers had to completely transform the natural landscape, which consisted of ocean dunes covering […]
The Bay Area is famous for a lot of things, and some of our favorites include farm-to-table restaurants and food festivals. Farmers’ markets just happen to combine both of those things. And, thanks to our year-round bounties of local produce, meat and seafood, we get to enjoy these community events all year long! We rounded […]
With all the annual events, festivals and ceremonies scheduled throughout Memorial Day weekend, this long weekend has become one of the Bay Area’s favorites. Not only is Memorial Day a time to remember and celebrate the lives of those who have died in service to our country, but it’s also widely considered the kick-off to […]