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Inside Background
Say the phrase "Oakland culture" and many people probably think of hip-hop, and...
Last edited: 11 September 2007
Oakland is a city which has historically been associated with gang violence and...
Last edited: 14 December 2014
Oakland is an urban metropolis of over 400,000 residents. The city is...
Last edited: 27 October 2011
Travelers interested in reading about Oakland before heading there should check...
Last edited: 07 July 2006
Many people associate Oakland too closely with its San Francisco neighbor to...
Last edited: 07 July 2006
Inside Transportation
By Plane Most visitors arriving by plane choose to fly into Oakland...
Last edited: 20 August 2015
Oakland is a large city fronting the San Francisco Bay and extendng east into...
Last edited: 20 August 2015
Rail BART is a rapid transit system serving Oakland and the entire Bay Area...
Last edited: 03 October 2014
Taxis Taxis are plentiful from Oakland Airport and downtown; however, it is...
Last edited: 24 September 2013
Inside Things to Do
Oakland is a city which goes all out with its museums in order to offer...
Last edited: 05 January 2010
With the busy life of San Francisco just across the bridge, one would think...
Last edited: 25 January 2011
Farmers Market in Oakland If you want to find fresh produce, eat local and have...
Last edited: 10 October 2009
The New Parkway Theater is a great place to sit in a soft chair or sofa and...
Last edited: 06 January 2015
Surround yourself with dazzling sights of the universe at Chabot Space and...
Last edited: 09 June 2006
The Oakland Zoo is a great family/children's zoo. It's located in a nice...
Last edited: 01 August 2008
Pan Theater brings improv theater to the East Bay with shows every Friday and...
Last edited: 14 March 2011
Inside Dining Scene
Rudy Can't Fail Cafe Sidebar Yoshi's  
Last edited: 20 May 2014
The Arizmendi Bakery has existed as a cooperative since 1997. They offer...
Last edited: 01 July 2009
The Fat Lady has graced Oakland for nearly 40 years, offering brunch, lunch and...
Last edited: 01 July 2009
Golden Lotus Vegetarian Restaurant is in the East Bay. Specialities include the...
Last edited: 15 June 2009
Manna is a food service cafeteria serving Kaiser employees and is open to the...
Last edited: 27 January 2008
These guys are the best !  Their food is top-notch - good healthy fare loaded...
Last edited: 15 May 2006
Pizzaiolo has wood-fired pizza, pasta and many other Italian dishes Website
Last edited: 30 June 2009
"Antojedia" is a place of little cravings...Tamari... dinner menu changes...
Last edited: 01 July 2009
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: 02 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: 06 November 2014
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: 04 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: 08 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: 05 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: 09 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: 02 June 2014
One of the most common mistakes people make when traveling is being overly...
Last edited: 06 November 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: 09 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: 07 July 2016