Super Events for Super Bowl 50 in San Jose

San Jose is getting PUMPED for Super Bowl 50! The whole city will be celebrating the lead up to the Big Game with many fun and social events being held around town. From Santana Row to Plaza de Cesar Chavez, there’s so many ways to get in on the action. Whether it’s going ice skating,…

Eat Like a Local: San Jose’s Vietnamese Food

With the largest Vietnamese population outside the home country itself, San Jose is definitely the place to soak up Vietnamese culture. The heart of this population is informally dubbed “Little Saigon” (a reference to the former capital of Vietnam that became part of Ho Chi Minh City) and is located primarily southeast of downtown, offering…

Eat Like a Local: Italian Food in San Jose

When the craving for Italian cuisine strikes, there’s no stopping it. San Jose is the humble home to a robust Italian food scene worth traveling for, with more to offer than first impressions might give. Many of these eateries have even been in la famiglia for decades. We can relate to those cravings, and compiled…

Eat Like a Local: Mexican Food in San Jose

With diverse culture, you can be sure to have some diverse cuisine, and San Jose’s large Mexican and Latino population brings some of the most flavorful options in the South Bay Area. Whether you’re craving something straightforward like a hearty burrito or something more specialized, like Oaxacan street food, this list of 5 restaurants should…

Creative Company: Visual & Performing Art in San Jose

Tech, business, and old California charm come to mind in regards to San Jose, but no trip to this diverse city is complete without experiencing its lively art scene. Discover lesser-known treasures of the Bay Area and enjoy live performances with an artist’s getaway in San Jose. Enjoy public art, which enlivens the streets, and…

Eat Like a Local in San Jose: 5 no-frills food stops

While San Jose is synonymous with Silicon Valley, its character is far more idiosyncratic. From its rich international heritage, and diverse communities, to its endless pursuit to create spaces that celebrate culinary, visual and performing arts, San Jose has a distinctive local culture. This is the first post in our “San Jose Like a Local”…