Recently crowned the ‘West Coast’s Best Local Food Scene’ by USA Today, Oakland’s culture and food scene is on the rise. Easily accessible by BART, Bike, Scooter or any ride-share app, Oakland has a lot to offer. With its warm temperatures and mild wind, you can explore the rolling green hills, redwood forests and parks year-round. The Oakland hills are the perfect spot to see the Bay Area from a new perspective. From Downtown to Uptown, to Jack London and more, explore the locally owned art galleries, independent stores and gaze across the Bay to San Francisco.