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What do Silicon Valley's WrestleMania 31 and Super Bowl 50 have in common? Hint: Ka-ching!
Posted March 30th, 2015
"As WrestleMania 31 comes to Levi’s Stadium this Sunday afternoon, it’ll be a preview of sorts for how Super Bowl 50 will affect the local economy next February... WrestleMania and the Super Bowl may be different forms of entertainment, but their economic effects are likely to have more in common than the impact of a Super Bowl compared with that of a 49ers game." …
Furries descend on Silicon Valley, modeling eccentricity for a staid tech culture
Posted January 20th, 2015
"Furries, the lovably idiosyncratic, non-threatening folk who cavort in animal costumes and descend on San Jose annually to mingle, learn and dance, are back. Further Confusion 2015, the convention themed this year as "London Fog: A Victorian Murder Mystery," kicked off Thursday." …
Can artificial intelligence app boost Silicon Valley tourism?
Posted January 14th, 2015
"After focusing on attracting convention business following the completion of the San Jose McEnery Convention Center, Team San Jose is now turning to some high-tech tools to help boost the leisure market." Read more... …
America's Best Performing Cities in 2014
Posted January 8th, 2015
"The top performing metro this year is San Francisco, up from third place last year. It’s yet another indicator of the ongoing shift to urban tech. Indeed, this is the first time that San Francisco has topped the list in its 15-year history, outdistancing Austin, last year’s top performer (now number two), and San Jose, in the heart of Silicon Valley (fourth place)." …
Must Visit Place of the Month - Boom Town USA: San Jose
Posted January 1st, 2015
My first day of exploring was on an historical walking tour with Terra Wood-Taylor, a gal who knows her city intimately and introduced me to places and things that contribute to the unique pulse of this city. Read More …
Consider spending your Holidays in San Jose
Posted December 9th, 2014
"When looking for things to do with the kids this holiday season, consider the many Chanukah and Christmas events in San Jose. Located in California’s Silicon Valley, much of San Jose’s holiday scene centers around Plaza de César Chávez, which means you can simply park your car and have many interesting attractions within walking distance." …
7 Off-The-Grid Travel Destinations Definitely Worth A Visit
Posted December 2nd, 2014
"Sure, it's fun to book a weekend in popular American cities like Miami, New York and Los Angeles. But some of my favorite jaunts are in cities you might not expect. So I've curated a list of some incredible off-grid getaways to take in across the U.S." Read more... …
Do You Know The Way To Food in San Jose?
Posted November 3rd, 2014
"San Jose is a destination that may not be on your bucket list but you should find your way there because it’s definitely a place to explore for good food, wine and lots to do." Read more...
Where to Drink in Downtown San Jose
Posted October 28th, 2014
"With the San Jose Sharks season officially underway at SAP Center, and Lil Jon, Usher, Fleetwood Mac, and Oprah all making appearances Downtown in the next month, there's an outside shot that you might actually be in San Jose soon, and a way-less-outside shot that you're gonna be thirsty. This should help: here are the 10 best places to drink in Downtown San Jose." …
San Jose Ranks Number 16 in Forbe's Lit of America's Coolest Cities 2014
Posted August 6th, 2014
"How do you define “cool”? Clearly, one person’s definition–all-night World of Warcraft sessions, say–could be another person’s total dorkdom. We sought to quantify it in terms of cities, partnering with Sperling’s BestPlaces to rank the 60 largest Metropolitan Statistical Areas and Metropolitan Divisions (cities and their surrounding suburbs, as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget) based on si…
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