Dublin is a suburban city in the U.S. state of California, in the San Francisco Bay Area. It is located in Alameda County, 10 miles east of Hayward, 6 miles west of Livermore, and 25 miles north of San Jose. It is also within 25 miles of Oakland. The city was named after the Dublin, Ireland. It serves as a bedroom community for those commuting to the larger business districts that surround it.
Dublin serves as the headquarters for Sybase, Tria Beauty, Medley Health, and Arlen Ness. The chief employers with office space and other facilities in Dublin include Carl Zeiss Meditec, Dublin Unified School District, Dental Technologies Inc, County of Alameda, Safeway, City of Dublin, Franklin Templeton Investments and the Federal Correctional Institution at Dublin.
Entertainment And Dining Out
One of the most popular events in Dublin is the Saint Patrick’s Day Parade, which attracts tourists from all over Alameda County and the Tri-Valley area. The festivities include the parade of floats and a weekend long fair. The Tassajara Creek Regional Park is a wide open space to enjoy leisure activities. Highly rated dining options in Dublin include Casa Orozco, Taqueria Los Pericos, McNamara’s Steak & Chop House, Amakara, Denica’s Real Food Kitchen, and Hana Japan Steak House.
The nearest major airport to Dublin is Oakland International Airport. This airport operates international and domestic flights from Oakland, and is located 18 miles from the suburb. Another important airport in the area is San Jose International; it offers further global flights from San Jose, which is within 29 miles of Dublin. Highways 580 and 680 both intersect the city and cross in the middle providing excellent connections to drivers.