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Inside Background
San Jose is a huge and sprawling city of over 900,000 people, covering 175...
Last edited: 17 August 2006
What makes San Jose different from everywhere else? Some would no doubt argue...
Last edited: 17 August 2006
San Jose has been awarded "Safest Big City in America" numerous times over the...
Last edited: 17 August 2006
San Jose, California's first civilian settlement (the first settlement which...
Last edited: 17 August 2006
Visitors to San Jose usually at first do not realize that the metropolitan San...
Last edited: 17 August 2006
The San Jose Convention and Visitors Bureau is a one-stop shop for travelers...
Last edited: 22 June 2006
San Jose is located in the Santa Clara valley south of San Francisco.  The area...
Last edited: 24 August 2006
Inside Transportation
If you are planning to travel to San Jose by air, the Mineta San Jose...
Last edited: 29 March 2015
Public transit in San Jose (and the entire South Bay portion of the Bay Area...
Last edited: 27 March 2010
Visitors who are looking for a cab ride or who want to rent a car in San Jose...
Last edited: 2 July 2015
Inside Things to Do
  San Jose Events/Festivals: Music in the Park is a weekly concert during the...
Last edited: 17 August 2006
  San Jose is a particularly family-friendly city and travelers will find...
Last edited: 26 October 2015
  San Jose is a wonderful city.  For the first time tourist, the list of must...
Last edited: 26 May 2014
Attractions in San Jose Did you know that San Jose is the third largest city in...
Last edited: 4 January 2010
There are several notable areas of nightlife in San Jose.  Restaurants open...
Last edited: 1 August 2007
Although most people don't associate San Jose with wine country there are some...
Last edited: 17 August 2006
San Jose has many performing arts options including theatre, opera, and...
Last edited: 1 August 2006
Shoppers visiting San Jose will find true happiness in the city's many...
Last edited: 15 September 2014
Spectator sports abound in this city.  San Jose professional sports offerings...
Last edited: 23 June 2006
175 West Saint John Street San José, CA 95110 (408) 993-8300‎ Web: Fallon House...
Last edited: 11 March 2013
Peralta Adobe 184 West Saint John St. San Jose Tel: 408-918-1040 (Call for an...
Last edited: 11 March 2013
The San Jose Museum of Art was founded in 1969 and has a permanent collection...
Last edited: 7 March 2013
Santana Row features an eclectic mix of top shopping, dining and entertainment...
Last edited: 16 September 2014
The Tech Museum of Innovation inaugurated its museum on October 31, 1998. This...
Last edited: 7 March 2013
Beginning in October 2006, the first annual San Jose Rock N Roll Half Marathon...
Last edited: 1 January 2009
The Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph is located in downtown San Jose. The first...
Last edited: 7 March 2013
This museum allows children to have interactions with the exhibits, and they...
Last edited: 7 July 2015
The San Jose Children's Musical Theater was founded in 1968 to create a...
Last edited: 25 April 2011
This park is ideal for families with children. Various poulty (chickens, ducks...
Last edited: 26 July 2008
The San Jose Heritage Rose  Garden is a beautiful garden that is dedicated to...
Last edited: 25 April 2011
This museum is located in Kelley Park, which has 25 acres, and has 27...
Last edited: 7 March 2013
The Ira F. Brilliant Center for Beethoven Studies is dedicated to the life and...
Last edited: 27 April 2011
J. Lohr Winery has a small tasting room close to downtown San Jose. J. Lohr...
Last edited: 25 April 2011
Japantown is one of three remaining Japantowns in America.  It is a collection...
Last edited: 27 April 2011
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum 1660 Park Ave San Jose, CA 95191 Tel: (408...
Last edited: 7 March 2013
San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles is a museum focused on textiles...
Last edited: 7 March 2013
HP Pavilion is an indoor stadium arena located at 525 West Santa Clara Street...
Last edited: 27 April 2011
Winchester Mystery House was built by Sarah Winchester, the widow of William...
Last edited: 2 June 2013
Inside Dining Scene
  Hearty American breakfast Besides familiar ... of IHOP, Carrow's or Coco's...
Last edited: 9 April 2008
  San Jose does have a couple of view restaurants.  Downtown Scotts Seafood in...
Last edited: 18 August 2006
San Jose area does not have a huge late night dining scene, unless dennys, or...
Last edited: 6 July 2009
Many restaurants these days are just so loud with amplified sounds of music...
Last edited: 11 January 2008
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: 27 March 2016
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: 17 July 2016
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: 15 September 2016
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?   100°F...
Last edited: 21 December 2015
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: 12 April 2014
While tipping is not mandatory in most of the United States, it is customary in...
Last edited: 26 June 2016
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: 21 September 2014
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: 28 February 2015
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: 2 October 2010
I have in the past, hired from Alamo, but having never needed to amend...
Last edited: 12 September 2016
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: 17 December 2015
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: 25 September 2013
A popular holiday destination for international travellers is the United States...
Last edited: 6 November 2014
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: 4 May 2014
An important task prior to your international travel is to determine what visa...
Last edited: 30 August 2014
How to Save Money while travelling - Transportation A major expenditure when...
Last edited: 20 October 2014
When traveling, one of the major expenditures that must be planned is food and...
Last edited: 19 September 2014
A common discussion within travel communities is the question of independent...
Last edited: 17 September 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: 8 April 2013
A common question seen on many of the Tripadvisor forums is something along the...
Last edited: 26 October 2014
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: 29 April 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: 24 August 2016
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: 5 November 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: 19 June 2016
For those out there exploring the opportunity to travel around the world on a...
Last edited: 18 September 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: 9 September 2014
Travellers often schedule multiple cities during their holidays. When doing...
Last edited: 11 November 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: 10 December 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: 2 June 2014
One of the most common mistakes people make when traveling is being overly...
Last edited: 6 November 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: 9 September 2016
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: 28 October 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: 11 January 2014
It is always exciting to travel USA. But before you start travelling, you...
Last edited: 20 October 2015
If you are a citizen of a foreign country, and not a resident or citizen of the...
Last edited: 18 April 2017