San Rafael

Not far from San Francisco, San Rafael provides a great getaway from the big city. There is plenty to do in this beautiful city, from sightseeing and shopping, to heading out of the city to discover the natural beauty. Visitors can find their way to the sea for some beautiful sights and water sports, or head to the hills for some hiking through the wilderness. This is a great destination for those looking for small city life, where they still get to explore the great outdoors. There are plenty of parks scattered around, perfect for family barbecues, and weekend picnics, there's something for everyone in San Rafael.