more about: Bay Area

Where to go this weekend: S.F.’s Mid-Market

A renovated theater, new shops, and a slew of restaurants are bringing San Francisco’s emergent high-tech corridor to center stage. Josh Sens picks the top spots in Mid-Market. The comeback theater Market Street was once known as the Great White Way for the glow of theaters in the neighborhood, none beaming brighter than The Strand Theater. But over the years, as the […]

Where to go this weekend: Oakland’s Jack London Square

With a fresh influx of residents, shops, and restaurants, Oakland’s historic district (and Sunset’s soon-to-be home) has never been more fun. Josh Sens takes us down to the waterfront.

Oktoberfest, an update from ‘The Shining’ hotel—and more great travel finds

4 ways to keep your soil well-hydrated during the drought

After two very dry winters and recent mandates to conserve water, many of the Bay Area gardens I’ve been in this summer are very parched.