Berkeley Travel Guide

Articles about Berkeley

By Brooke Porter Katz
Three years in the making, Los Fuegos will be a part of the much-anticipated Faena Hotel project and will open in November. (The other restaurant is from Austin-based chef Paul Qui.) As its name suggests, Los Fuegos will be all about fire. The ...
By Max Grinnell

Poetry, typewriters, johnnycakes, and "drinking chocolates"? Yeah, it's time to tour the nation's best college coffee shops.

By Geraldine Campbell
By Caroline Hallemann

Truly innovative playgrounds are a destination all their own. These will make you wish you were a kid again.

By Jason Cochran

Hotels in Berkeley

Located on the south fork of the Tuolumne River and near Yosemite National Park, this camp first welcomed visitors in 1922 and now runs summer family programs.

Restaurants in Berkeley

Vik's Chaat Corner makes each of its street-food-style Indian dishes daily—be it the handmade samosas or the lunch-special dosas (vegetarian lentil crêpes).

Things to do in Berkeley

Ici is run by a former pastry chef from Chez Panisse, Mary Canales, and is balanced between the past—hearty root-beer floats and all that—and the gourmet future, with such flavors as brandied cherry and burnt caramel.