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The <span>Best</span> of the San Francisco Bay Area

The Best of the San Francisco Bay Area

Discover San Mateo County & Silicon Valley from fun family events to Silicon Valley shopping and outdoor places to explore.

THINGS TO DO IN BELMONT & SAN CARLOS, CA

When planning your next trip to the San Mateo County area, consider visiting two unique, neighboring cities: San Carlos and Belmont. Halfway between San Francisco and San Jose, these cities offer plenty of attractions and scenery while maintaining a small-town feel. San Carlos, known as the “City…

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TOP CAMPGROUNGS IN SAN MATEO COUNTY

The nights are still warm from late summer to early fall here in San Mateo County, making it a perfect time for a camping trip. Whether you’re a seasoned camper or just starting out, here is a list of scenic campsites that are currently open to fit your needs. MEMORIAL PARK A popular 673-acre…

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WHERE TO DINE WITH A VIEW IN SAN MATEO COUNTY

Now that San Mateo County is fully reopened, it’s the perfect time to have a delicious meal while enjoying a great view with family and friends you haven’t seen in a while. San Mateo County offers numerous options for visitors to dine overlooking the San Francisco Bay, Pacific Ocean, or scenic…

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THINGS TO DO IN SAN MATEO, CA

When visiting the San Francisco Peninsula, make sure you carve out time to spend a day in the central tech hub of San Mateo County - the City of San Mateo! San Mateo is a thriving community with a charming downtown area and an upscale, state-of-the-art shopping center, Hillsdale Shopping Center…

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TOP 10 PLACES TO VISIT IN REDWOOD CITY

Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Redwood City is located approximately 27 miles from San Francisco and about 6 miles from Stanford University. A center of high-tech industry and the mid-point of the beautiful San Francisco Peninsula, Redwood City is known for its great climate and profound…

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HIDDEN GEMS IN THE BAY AREA - SAN BRUNO

I have lived in San Mateo County my entire life, and I have recently re-discovered a cultural hot spot hiding at the northern end of the peninsula – San Bruno! If you haven’t been here yet or experienced it recently, I highly suggest you stop by for a visit. Whether you are waiting for a flight and…

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