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Joie de Vivre Hotel Group Makes Its “Marker” in San Francisco

Inhabiting what was once the Kimpton’s Monaco hotel, The Marker has placed its own original Joie de Vivre stamp on this historic property located in San Francisco's theater district.

The Evolution of Telefèric Barcelona

Consistent crowds indicate that the already vibrant Walnut Creek downtown area was more than ready for this influx of colorful Spanish culture and cuisine.

Gather Restaurant: A Berkeley Favorite Continues to Shine

Can an entity achieve iconic status after an existence of only seven years? In the case of Berkeley’s Gather Restaurant, indicators point to a ‘yes.’

Plan a Wine Country Escape...to Italy’s Piedmont Region

Take your wine wanderlust a bit further than Napa and Livermore and explore Italy’s Piedmont region.

Liana Estates Offers Immersive Wine Tasting Experiences

Liana Estates immerses visitors in a wine tasting experience that incorporates all of the senses.

BEST OF WALNUT CREEK 2016 READER’S CHOICE AWARDS

Cast your votes September 20 thru October 16. It’s in your hands. Each year we ask you, our savvy readers, to weigh in on your favorites in the categories listed below.

Where & When: September/October

What's going on in Walnut Creek?

California Natives: Fall Is Planting Season

Forget spring when it comes to planting your garden. Ignore all those catalogs and big box store flyers about flats, seeds and flowers. That may be fine elsewhere. But this is California.

LEADING THE CHARGE FOR EDUCATION

A COMMUNITY STRIVES TO FORM A NEW SCHOOL DISTRICT IN WALNUT CREEK

BEAUTY AND FUNCTION GO HAND-IN-HAND

ARTISTS FIND HUMOR, POETRY AND WISDOM IN TOOLS