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5 Fantastic Bay Area Staycation Hotels Not to Miss

If you’re like many families across the country, you’re making your annual spring break plans. If you’re sticking close to home this year, we’ve got a great list of staycation ideas around the Bay Area. We’ve chosen these specific ideas for the high level of family-friendliness and their locations, all within a few short hours […]

March 27th, 2018 by Property Alliance

The Best 5 Unique Winter Getaways from the Bay Area

If you’re looking for a fun winter getaway from the Bay Area, you have lots of choices! Head up to play in the snow, experience an unbelievable butterfly migration, or pamper yourself at a spa.We have something for everyone on this list of 5 unique winter getaways from the Bay Area! Yosemite National Park Formerly […]

February 24th, 2018 by Property Alliance

5 Favorite East Bay Fitness Studios

The New Year is here and if you’re like most, you probably have a resolution to get in shape and begin a regular exercise routine. Luckily, you have a lot of choices when it comes to fitness studios, but sometimes choosing one can be overwhelming. Take a look at these 5 favorite East Bay fitness […]

January 8th, 2018 by Property Alliance

Don’t Miss These Festive Holiday Activities in the Bay Area

Just because the weather may not feel like the North Pole doesn’t mean that the Bay Area doesn’t know how to celebrate the holidays! Take advantage of the area’s weather with these five festive holiday activities: Oakland Zoo Lights Oakland Zoo Lights brings holiday festivities to new heights…literally. Image: Nikk S. Soar over the […]

November 28th, 2017 by Property Alliance

5 Fantastically Fun Things to Do in the Bay Area in November

There are so many special activities this time of year, especially during the month of November. If you’re looking for family-friendly activities to get everyone together, look no further. Check out these five fantastically fun things to do in the Bay Area in November. Holiday Ice Rink at the Embarcadero Lace up your skates and […]

October 28th, 2017 by Property Alliance

5 Favorite Farmers’ Markets in East Bay

We are lucky to have fresh produce in great abundance here in the Bay Area. When it comes to farmers’ markets, expect a large variety of locally grown produce fresh from the fields and ready to go right to your table. If you’re looking for some farmers’ markets to visit, check out our five favorites […]

September 19th, 2017 by Property Alliance

5 Best Wine Bars in East Bay

The East Bay offers spectacular views of the San Francisco Bay Area as well as plenty of activities and restaurants. If you’re a wine lover, there are also some amazing spots to sip, taste, and savor; it’s time to raise a glass and check out our picks for the five best wine bars in the […]

August 29th, 2017 by Property Alliance

Magical State Parks Near East Bay

California has an amazing selection of State Parks, and with temperate weather year round, you can experience them just about any time of the year. If you don’t want to drive too far, here are our top choices for magical day trips or weekend getaways to state parks close to East Bay. Big Basin Redwoods […]

July 25th, 2017 by Property Alliance

5 Exceptional Ice Cream Shops in the Bay Area

Smitten Ice Cream/Facebook Ice cream shops just about everywhere have really stepped up their game and those in the Bay Area are no different. Gone are the days of just having a few flavors and toppings available. From vegan options to nut-free choices, ice cream shops in the Bay Area are scooping up dessert and […]

June 29th, 2017 by Property Alliance

5 of the Best Hikes in the Bay Area

The Bay Area is known for its natural beauty, and there are killer views everywhere. Hiking is also great for your health, so lace up your shoes this weekend and head to one of these five great hikes in the Bay Area: The Dipsea Trail Photo: Yelp/Lanny B. Often called San Francisco’s most technical trail, […]

May 24th, 2017 by Property Alliance