Sacramento is nestled in the lush Central Valley and is known for great food and wine. With its high concentration of top restaurants, as well as lip-smacking burger bars, you certainly won’t tire of the dining in this city. During the day, you can also escape into the surrounding vineyards for Californian wine tastings. 

Outdoor leisure is everywhere in sunny Sacramento, with a network of walking and cycle paths along the American River Parkway. The whole family can experience the Gold Rush Days in Old Sacramento, or enjoy the innovative artworks on display at Crocker Art Museum. 

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Where & what to eat in Sacramento

  • 10 Best Places Where Locals Love to Eat in Sacramento

    Sacramento’s local food scene is one that’ll satisfy anyone looking for culinary adventures in California’s state capital, thanks to its well-varied collection of local dining institutions and farm-to-table offerings. The streets in downtown are lined with hotspots serving anything from old-fashion American cuisine to Chinese and Japanese from longstanding diners. Meanwhile, venturing out to nearby places like Folsom, Roseville, or Dixon treats...

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Where to go & what to do at night in Sacramento

  • 10 Best Things to Do After Dinner in Sacramento

    One of the best things to do after dinner in Sacramento is exploring the many bars and pubs along the lively K Street, the city’s main nightlife strip. Interestingly, you have plenty of options for barhopping or going on a pub crawl in the city, including on wheels (without the risk of drink-driving, of course). Other quirky spots and ways to...

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  • Sacramento Travel Essentials

    Our Sacramento Travel Essentials lays out the essential information you need to help you plan your trip to one of the most popular destinations in California, USA. No matter how frequently you travel, some questions will always need answers: What’s the weather like? How can I get from Sacramento International Airport to my hotel? What currency and type of plug...

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