Tag: Oakland

Downtown Oakland is a neighborhood that is proud of its roots, celebrates its diversity, shows off its history, and supports local on every single block. The neighborhood consists of the picturesque Lake Merritt, charming Old Oakland, hip Uptown, bustling Jack London Square and the heart of it all: Broadway. This self-guided tour explores all of […]
The East Bay of the San Francisco Bay Area is home to some of our favorite communities, hidden gems, local businesses, outdoor attractions and iconic views. From the bustling cities of Oakland and Berkeley to more suburban locales like Piedmont and Hayward, the region offers a wide diversity of things to do and a huge […]
The Bay Area is home to some of the most prestigious neighborhoods, booming housing markets, and luxurious designs in the country. From the spacious homes of Silicon Valley up to the modern condos of San Francisco and even further north to the secluded retreats of Marin County, properties in the Bay Area come in a […]
Oakland is home to the Oakland Raiders, the Oakland Athletics and the Golden State Warriors. In our neighborhood bars, you’re welcome to cheer on the California Golden Bears, San Francisco 49ers, San Francisco Giants, and basically any other team in the world because we love sports as much as we love our neighborhood sports bars. […]
In a hard-working city like Oakland, we need a good happy hour every once in a while. And thankfully, some of our city’s best bars, restaurants and lounges offer spectacular deals every day of the week for both food and drinks. We rounded up some of our favorites in several Oakland neighborhoods, so you can […]
Christopher Stites and his wife are the faces behind Oakland’s Slojoy Coffee Roasters. Nestled on Webster Street in downtown Oakland, you may have passed their walk-up window, you may have heard about their handwritten notes, and you may have tasted their amazing coffee. But there is so much more to Slojoy—and it starts with their […]
If coffee makes the world go round, then local coffee shops keep us and our communities moving forward. Whether you’re searching for a spot to work, to read, or to catch up with an old friend, the coffeehouse offers the perfect setting and complements it with fresh coffee, smiling faces and local art. In Oakland, […]