more about: Northern California

American Craft Council brings annual show back to San Francisco

It’s arts and crafts time again at San Francisco’s Fort Mason Center, as the venerable American Craft Council brings its annual show to town.

Toast to National Tequila Day, celebrate cycling in Oakland, and more great travel finds

The best coastal towns in California, free concerts in Portland, and more great weekend travel finds

Secret coastal retreat: Eureka, CA

It takes awhile to get to Eureka from just about anywhere—it’s a five-hour drive north of San Francisco, a 7-hour drive south from Portland. But once you’re there, you realize it’s worth the trip. The city of 26,000 has a stunning setting—it’s on the shores of one of the Pacific Coast’s great bays, Humboldt, and the giant trees of Redwood […]