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Best area for affordable hotels

The bay itself isn't much and the long causeway-bridge certainly doesn't rival those that enter the... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2016
Kauai-Biz-Traveler
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Riverside, California
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Gentrifying, But Has A Long Way To Go!

This is very industrial and spread out. You'll need a car to do stuff, and there are not any real... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2013
DanceFaery
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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

The bay itself isn't much and the long causeway-bridge certainly doesn't rival those that enter the city proper. But if you're willing to drive 15-30 minutes, the hotels here are nice and about half the cost.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed August 23, 2014

The South Bay is part of the San Francisco Bay area. Other names one might have heard it by is Santa Clara Valley or Silicon Valley. It is known for high tech leaders such as Apple Corporation. IIt is also the home now of the...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed May 25, 2013

South Bay is the area below San Francisco distinguised by, among other places, silicone valley. This box shows a picture of the Golden Gate Bridge take from the Marin Headlands and has nothing at all to do with S.F. What gives?

Date of experience: April 2013
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Reviewed March 11, 2013

This is very industrial and spread out. You'll need a car to do stuff, and there are not any real neighbors to walk the shops in yet. We went to a cooking demonstration here at a local, very well known appliance store, and had a...More

Date of experience: February 2013
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