The East and West Bay of California are known for such thriving metropolises as San Francisco, Berkley and Oakland. The region is home to an unparalleled music and performing arts scene, from the San Francisco Ballet to the Oakland Convention Center. In every city you’ll find eccentric, beautiful venues for all sorts of musical and performance events. If you’re a foodie, you’ll feel right at home here. The Bay Area hosts a vast array of food, landmarks, and people, and San Francisco is celebrated worldwide as a culinary destination. There are also acclaimed wineries in nearby beautiful Napa Valley and Sonoma, sure to satisfy anyone’s thirst.