more about: Bay Area

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.

Learn the right way to vaca, shop a massive pop-up in L.A., and more favorite travel finds