Silicon Valley Activities
A guide to visiting the Lick Observatory on Mount Hamilton in San Jose, includes how to get there, what to see, how long it takes
Villa Montalvo in Saratoga hosts a summer concert series in a lovely outdoor amphitheater. This guide has all the details.
A visitor's guide to California's newest theme park. This place is great for families with younger children!
Pinnacles National Park
South of San Jose, spire-like rock formations, caves and good hiking.
Salinas: California Rodeo
It's one of the top rodeo events in the U.S., held annually in July.
San Jose Jazz Festival
Read about the San Jose Jazz Festival's Summer Fest, get some tips for how to choose your events and how to get there.
Spa at CordeValle Resort
Read a professional travel writer's review of the Spa at CordeValle Resort in San Martin, California to find out if it's the right place for you
San Juan Bautista: Worth a Stop
Read about how to spend a day in San Juan Bautista, Califoria - things to do, where to eat and must-see attractions
Shoreline Amphitheater Summer Concerts
Read about Shoreline Amphitheater Summer Concerts, when they're held, why you should go (or not), what it's like and how to get there.
San Jose Mission
Mission San Jose - history, historical and current photographs, resources for Mission San Jose