Bay Area staycation guide: 12 things to do during spring break

Things to do with Bay Area kids

Sticking around for spring break this year? How many of these day trips and adventures for grade school-age children can you squeeze into one week of your Bay Area staycation? A very low-budget shopping trip to spend one’s “own money” at the East Bay Depot for Creative Re-use. Tip: Used 3-ring binders and empty photo […]

Staycation guide: 9 Bay Area beaches

Harbor seals at Fitzgerald Tidepools near Moss Beach

If you’re enjoying a Bay Area staycation — for Spring Break or anytime! — there’s no reason to miss out on having sand in your toes (and all over your car!). We have lots of great beaches that are just a short drive away. You decide whether to sleep over or head home. Here are 9 […]

Angel Island, family-friendly hike and more

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This weekend adventure to Angel Island has a little something for everyone on your list – a boat ride (fun!), exercise, drinks, AND beautiful scenery. Sound good? Let’s go! Getting There We took the 10am Tiburon Ferry – tickets were $15/adult, $5/child. The boat ride is a short 12 minute trip to the island – not too long to get sea-sick, and […]