Oakland VacationsUnited States
Oakland, named, appropriately, for its oak trees, is one of the Bay Area ’s larger cities. Home to actors and writers from Gertrude Stein to Mark Hamill, it is also one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the United States. Radical political movements such as the Black Panthers originated …

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Reviews of Oakland

Teddie Hsu
Teddie HsuLos Angeles, California, USA
12/10/2016

love this place, can't believe how great this place is, it's unbelievably great.

Megan Bryan
Megan BryanSan Francisco, California
14/06/2016

Oakland gets a bad rep but this place is home to so many hidden treasures whether it be a restaurant, music venue, or park.

Jason Flegel
Jason FlegelSan Francisco, California, USA
31/08/2015

The bigger, bolder San Francisco neighbor, come here for great beer and a glimmer of that old timey Bay Area that is fast disappearing.

Krista Canfield McNish
Krista Canfield McNishSan Francisco, California, USA
31/08/2015

Oakland is home to the Raiders and a massive Ikea. It also has wonderful local treasures like Yoshi's that you can discover.

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