Four carousels count endangered animals among the ride choices that make you merry as you go round.
One of the East Bay's hottest neighborhoods has new places to eat. Here are five of the best.
Watch top performers while you catch some rays or watch the stars.
Savvy sausage lovers know about Pete Pettersen's meat shop in Lockeford, Calif.
Join Bats Talks & Walks at the Yolo Causeway west of Sacramento in summer and watch some 250,000 bats take off in flght.
Four bakers in the East Bay are crafting mouth-watering bagels.
Heading into the Sierra on I-80? Stop at this foothill town for a meal, a chance to peruse antiques, and a needed break.
The friendly downtown area of Santa Cruz, Calif., packs lots of restaurants into a small area, making it an easy walk for a cocktail and a bite to eat.
Visit a classy museum showcasing the art and history of California, as well as its natural science, in downtown Oakland.
A little taco stand in California's large Central Valley turns out delicious carnitas tacos.