Redwood City is a city in the state of California, in the San Francisco Bay Area. It is situated on the San Francisco Peninsula, 27 miles south of San Francisco, and 24 miles north of San Jose. The Port of Redwood City is the only deepwater port on San Francisco Bay that is located south of San Francisco.
Redwood City is home to companies such as Oracle, Electronic Arts, Ampex, BigBand Networks, BroadVision, Informatica, iPass, Jivox, Openwave, PDI/Dreamworks, Saba Software, Shutterfly, Support.com, All Nippon Airways, Evernote, and iCracked. There are many locations in Redwood City for serviced offices.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Redwood City is located near the Santa Cruz Mountains which offer visitors several parks and protected open spaces. One of the main attractions is Big Basin Redwoods State Park, which is California’s oldest state park. Other state parks in the area include Castle Rock, Portola Redwoods, Butano, The Forest of Nisene Marks, McNee Ranch, and Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park that featuring a Redwood Grove walking trail. These parks offer options for hiking, horse-riding, mountain biking, rock climbing, and backpacking. Dining options in Redwood City include Donato Enoteca, Old Port Lobster Shack, Chef Chen, Milagros Cantina, Chantilly, Angelica’s Bell Theatre & Bistro, and John Bentley’s.
The nearest major airport to Redwood City is San Francisco International Airport. This airport operates international and domestic flights from San Francisco, and is located 15 miles from Redwood City center. Another airport in the area is San Jose International Airport, which is within 22 miles of Redwood City. Additionally Oakland International Airport is located 30 miles from the city, meaning there are numerous options for flights. Redwood City Caltrain Station provides connections to San Jose, San Francisco and Tamien.