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

From its adjacent butcher shop, Café Rouge serves a variety of cured meats, fresh cuts, sausages, and pâtés. The menu changes fortnightly, but platters of house-made charcuterie and fresh oysters are always available.

Things to do in Berkeley

Housed in Berkeley’s historic Amoeba building—the center of the city’s Free Speech Movement during the 1960’s—this iconic shop is billed as the world’s largest independent music store.