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Oakland Ghost Tour

This walk through Oakland will expose you to some interesting sights, great food, and a wealth of area history.

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Chabot Space & Science Center

This unique science center offers plenty of fun activities for all ages, check it out.

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Oakland First Fridays Festival

Here’s everything you need to know about the event.

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Farmers Markets in Oakland

Looking for your weekly fix of fruits and veggies? Then there's no better place to be than Oakland.

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Oakland A’s Unveil The Farm

Get ready for Oakland A'sThe Farm, a city garden like no other.

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Oakland's Uptown District

From the vibrant, artistic culture to decadent cuisines and fine spirits, here's the best of the best that this area has to offer.

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Spend the Day at Lake Merritt

Here are the top amenities and locations found surrounding the lake, all of which make for the ultimate day by the water.

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Fourth East Street Community

Whether you're new to the area or just visiting, here are some highlights from this waterfront locale.

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Why Oakland is Better Than SF

Californians are flocking to Oakland for a better experience. What is it exactly that makes these homes across the bay so appealing?

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Life in Oakland

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