Travel & Outdoors
Although in most occasions, driving a car in the South Bay might get to a destination faster, the utilization of public transportation can be far less stressful, easier on the pocketbook and far better for the environment.
Most of the best hotels with restaurants are located in the California wine country and include the Michelin-starred Auberge du Soleil, Farmhouse Inn and Restaurant, Solage Calistoga, Madrona Manor and Meadowood Napa Valley.
Some of the best hotels for weddings can be found in the Napa Valley.
Visitors to the San Francisco Peninsula already know that the biggest attractions in the area are further north in San Francisco, but these tidbits will give you the best local trivia about the Peninsula.
The Bay Area has many romantic getaways close to San Francisco.
One of the finest South Bay destinations for a three-day weekend is in Santa Cruz, featuring the University of California at Santa Cruz, the world famous Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and fabulous Monterey Bay.
The East Bay has a number of literary landmarks from such illustrious writers as Jack London, Robert Louis Stevenson, Gertrude Stein, Phillip Dick, Irving Stone, Norman Mailer, Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg.
Visitors to the San Francisco Bay Area have an abundance of locations to get in a good outdoor workout. The following are five of the best places to stay fit in the North Bay.
With Google, Facebook, Oracle and Hewlett-Packard all headquartered in the San Francisco Peninsula, there is a continuing demand for upscale business hotels like the Creekside Inn, Dinah’s Garden Hotel, Garden Court Hotel, Hotel Strata and Stanford Park Hotel.
To meet the continuing demand of more than 3.6 million annual visitors, San Francisco has an extensive collection of hotels, with an impressive collection of luxury hotels.