Gilroy is a town of about 50,000 located in Santa Clara County. It is a bedroom community for the famous Silicon Valley and a balanced blend of agriculture, residential and retail offerings. For many people, when they hear Gilroy, they think garlic. While Gilroy is coined the Garlic Capitol of … [Read more...]
Sacramento Day Trips Things To Do
Fun family-friendly road trips in and around Sacramento. Choose from over 60 day trip ideas within easy driving distance of Sacramento. Many destinations are free or low cost, all are perfect for a family outing.
Sutter's Fort was called New Helvetia by Sutter. The fort was a destination for pioneers headed toward California. In the summer of 1840, Sutter, using both his workers and local Indians, began building what would become an adobe fort. The walls were 2.5 feet thick and 15-18 feet high. The … [Read more...]