Peninsula Travel & Outdoors

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Free Friday Night Concert (credit: Randy Yagi)

Best Free Labor Day Events In The Bay Area

There will be many Labor Day events in the Bay Area throughout the holiday weekend, including some with free admission

08/24/2015

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

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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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

Santa Cruz Boardwalk (credit: Laurie Jo Miller Farr)

Skip Cancun! It’s The College Student’s Guide To a Bay Area Spring Break

Spring in Northern California isn’t defined by hot weather, but the probability of sunny days is high. So outdoor adventures near the Bay Area deserve a place on the list of cool places to go and fun things to do between semesters.

02/14/2015

Zaballa House (credit: Randy Yagi)

Best Romantic Getaways On A Budget Near The Bay Area

Here are five suggested Bay Area destinations for a romantic weekend for Valentine’s Day.

02/07/2015

Honor Mansion (credit: Randy Yagi)

Best Bed And Breakfasts In The Bay Area

If you’re looking for a romantic hideaway or simply want to get away from it all, consider five of the best bed and breakfasts in the Bay Area.

12/26/2014

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