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Unassumingly located in a quiet, residential neighborhood, the Bristol Hotel is minutes from the vibrant downtown districts of Campbell and Los Gatos. Enjoy easy access to diverse restaurants and shopping. For outdoorsy types, the Los Gatos Creek Trail, Villa Montalvo Art Center, or the nature reserves of Saratoga are close by for walking, running, and exploring. Testarossa Winery and Lake Vasona are within 15 minutes from the hotel, and the beaches of Santa Cruz and Highway 1 are a scenic 30 minutes away.
Valley Fair is one of the largest malls in the United States. Valley Fair consists of 214 stores, such as the only Balenciaga in Northern California, and 58 dining options, such as Eataly or Din Tai Fung, ranked as one of the world's best restaurants by the New York Times.
"Silicon Valley" - it's easy to forget this area's role as California's first premium wine production region - the Santa Clara Valley. Native Americans named it "the Valley of the Heart's Delight." French and Italian immigrants who settled here during the Gold Rush era recognized the rich soils and Mediterranean climate as the perfect New World home for their European grape varietals. And so it begins...
CHoNC Pediatric Hospital is a general acute care hospital that provides acute care services for catastrophically injured and severely disabled children. Located in Campbell (south San Jose area), CHoNC provides a wide range of acute care for machine-dependent children ages 0-21 years in the heart of the Silicone Valley.
Situated along the Santa Cruz Mountains in Los Gatos, just 20 minutes from San Jose, the hiker's paradise of Castle Rock State Park can be found. No matter your level, this part has a trail for you and the park attracts rock climbers and nature lovers for good reason.
Love NFL football? Then a stop at Levi's Stadium is required! Considered one of the top sports and entertainment arenas in the world, it's also the San Francisco 49ers' home base. Don't forget to see what other exciting events may be taking place at this popular venue during your visit to San Jose.
Are parks your thing? Then be sure to include this popular site on your list of places to visit! Its 45 acres of lawn is perfect for sports fun and just getting together with family or friends. Scenic trails and boating adventures are also great options to consider.