East Bay Travel & Outdoors

Muir Beach (credit: Laurie Jo Miller Farr)

5 Day Trips Before The Kids Go Back To School

Head in any direction; Bay Area kids are lucky to have ocean beaches and redwood forests, marine life and verdant valleys, parks and peaks all within minutes. Choose from plenty of adventures in San Francisco and the Bay Area made with kids in mind.

08/15/2015

Trains

Traveling By Train 101: A How-To Guide On U.S. Rail Travel

Traveling by train makes it possible to sit back, relax and enjoy the best scenic views available while traveling.

07/16/2015

Vacation Rental Home (credit: Randy Yagi)

Ask An Expert: How To Find A Vacation Rental Home

With many advantages over a hotel room, rental vacation homes are more popular than ever in America.

06/26/2015

Millbrae Festival Classic Car Show (credit: Melanie Graysmith)

Best Summer Art Festivals In The Bay Area

Here comes summer, the height of the Art Festival season around the Bay Area. From March through October, art lovers can enjoy art festivals, from neighborhood fairs with a local flair, to larger multi-day events that draw artists and visitors from around the nation, Canada and beyond.

06/15/2015

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5 Places For Off-Roading In The Bay Area

There are many outstanding places to go off-roading near the Bay Area, including what may be the best spot in the world

06/13/2015

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5 Close-To-Home Lakeside Getaways

A look at five of the best lakeside getaways in and around the Bay Area to get away from it all.

04/18/2015

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Best Places To Go Fishing In and Around The Bay Area

Interest has ramped up for fishing in the Bay Area now that the salmon season has begun.

04/11/2015

California State Parks Foundations Earth Day Restoration (credit: CBS)

7 Ways To Celebrate Earth Day In The Bay Area

Don’t miss these events for Bay Area activities & groups to help you celebrate the spirit of Earth Day…

04/09/2015

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5 Bay Area Hotels With Mind-Blowing Views

Enjoy some of the best views in the Bay Area from the comfort of your hotel room

04/04/2015

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5 Foot Races In The Bay Area To Take On

If your feet are itching to run, you just may be in the best place on earth to satisfy the urge. Whether you want a marathon, fun run, trail, an obstacle course or even a triathlon, they all are here in the Bay Area.

04/02/2015

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