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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 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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BE YOUR OWN FARMER IN SAN MATEO COUNTY

Looking for a fun way to enjoy the outdoors this summer and beautiful fall weather? San Mateo County is home to multiple “U-pick” farms where you may take home fresh fruits, vegetables, and more. You’ll find information on many farms and fresh items below! STRAWBERRIES, BERRIES, HERBS AND MORE…

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MUSEUMS IN SAN MATEO COUNTY ARE REOPENING!

As San Mateo County and Silicon Valley continue to move forward in the reopening process, I am so excited to announce that museums in San Mateo County are now allowed to welcome visitors once again! Local museums may now open their doors for indoor visits as long as safety guidelines are in place…

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