For as small and quiet as the Island may seem, Alameda always keeps things fresh on Park Street.
Belfast is on the rise as a travel destination, evidenced by the kind of food-and-cocktail consciousness seldom associated heretofore with the U.K., let alone Northern Ireland.
Visitors to the charming Contra Costa town can sip stout coffee, browse for antiques, and see where John Muir lived.
Board games and spunky knives, flashy watches and necklaces, flying drones and scooters are among the hot gifts of the season.
Bacon-wrapped whatever? That’s so 2010. Today’s culinary buzz is reserved for cephalapods, high-end Mexican, cold-brewed coffee, sour beers, seaweed, and burgers, natch.
From one end to another, Solano Avenue is an alluring destination for shopping, dining, and hanging out.
From crunchy kale chips and puckery pickles to fiery sauces and artisan sweets, specialty foods are once again flourishing locally.
Rivoli adds a new chef, plus we visit Millennium, Homestead, Sushi House, and Max’s Diner and Bar.
John Protopappas of Madison Park Financial brings the Lampwork Lofts to Campbell Street in West Oakland.
First Street is the place to hang in this one-bustling port town where the arts, attractions, and dining are as vibrant as the quaint natural setting.