Weekend Getaway: 48 Hours in Oakland

November 17, 2016

No longer standing in the shadow of its neighbor across the Bay, Oakland has become a destination of its own in the San Francisco Bay Area. An exploding food and drink scene, along with a bounty of options for outdoor adventure โ€” thanks to a geography that spans gorgeous shoreline and rugged hillsย โ€” as well as an influx of millennials whoโ€™ve fled the astronomical housing costs of San Francisco, have all helped put Oakland on the map as one of California’s most vibrant cities. Itโ€™s a must-visit city along the Capitol Corridor, the 170-mile train route that runs between Sacramento/Auburn and San Jose. More Weekend Getaway: 48 Hours in Oakland