South Bay Family & Pets
As go-karting provides the gateway to ever-growing, super-sophisticated motor sports such as Formula 1, Indy, NASCAR, dragster and motocross, embracing the fun is the only way to go. Whether you’re a hobbyist or adrenaline junkie, go-karts are great for groups of kids or adults, building confidence and encouraging camaraderie. Start your engines and get your fix at South Bay’s best go-kart facilities.
Explore the Bay Area’s historic sites, from San Jose’s gorgeous original light tower, to the remains of Jack London’s tragic dream house which burned to the ground before the author ever spent a night inside. Hit the road and explore our region’s fascinating past.
Discover some of the Bay Area’s most haunted places and follow a team of investigators as they search for paranormal activity at a hotel that’s so much fun, the guests continue to come back, perhaps even from beyond the grave.
Move over tents and dirt and mosquitos, and make room for luxury campsites, tree houses, cabins on ocean cliffs, and spa treatments in the wilderness. Travel throughout the Bay Area to discover these non traditional camping gems.
Pets get schlepped to soccer practice and dressed up for holidays, make great listeners and loyal friends, but somehow they don’t get the framed, mounted attention they’ve earned. Investing in a furry loved one is money well spent. Having a professional sit down with your fur baby to create memories that will last a lifetime keeps that love going even longer. These South Bay photographers know how to catch Fido at his funniest and Muffin at her most maniacal with low-stress shoots and impeccable post-production edits.
Skip the gym, include the family and get a great workout rock climbing right here in San Francisco. The sport of rock climbing isn’t just for the professionals anymore.
In this modern, mechanized age, it’s easy to forget the living, breathing beasts of burden Americans used to love so much. Horseback riding allows the every day city dweller to live dormant cowboy dreams and connect with nature directly. Return to the days of cowboy yore at some of the best horseback riding places in the Bay area.
Who doesn’t love a bargain? Coupons, markdowns, the thrill of the hunt; it kills me to pay full price for anything, especially anything for kids. Here is the best children’s re-sale shopping found in the South Bay.
The independent bookstore has practically gone the way of mix tapes and dial-up in the United States, many having been gobbled up by chains and Internet booksellers. However, in the Bay Area the spirit of independent bookstores lives on. If you’re a book-lover and coming to the South Bay, check out these favorites
The Bay Area has no shortage when it comes to talented photographers, especially those who specialize in capturing babies, children, and families. Here are the top picks for family photographers in the South Bay.