Sharon's Guidebook

Sharon
Sharon's Guidebook

Shopping Center and Restaurants

An area with multiple shops and Restaurants.
1 mile from us.
Encina Grande
2817 2995 Ygnacio Valley Rd
1 mile from us.
4 miles from us.
26 paikallista suosittelee
Walnut Creek
26 paikallista suosittelee
4 miles from us.

Parks & Nature

State Park right on our doorstep! Absolutely amazing view at the summit, and museum to visit.
12 paikallista suosittelee
Mount Diablo State Park North Gate Entrance Station
1300 North Gate Road
12 paikallista suosittelee
State Park right on our doorstep! Absolutely amazing view at the summit, and museum to visit.
Park and hiking trails, immerse yourself in nature, no cars beyond a certain point. Has a public pool with lifeguard on duty during the summer, and much more. Really worth a visit, so beautiful,
7 paikallista suosittelee
Castle Rock Regional Recreation Area
1700 Castle Rock Road
7 paikallista suosittelee
Park and hiking trails, immerse yourself in nature, no cars beyond a certain point. Has a public pool with lifeguard on duty during the summer, and much more. Really worth a visit, so beautiful,
Beautiful Park. Tennis courts, Swimming pool, Soccer fields, Botanical Gardens. Also host all sorts of summer activities like Wine and Craft Fair evenings.
The Gardens at Heather Farm
1540 Marchbanks Drive
Beautiful Park. Tennis courts, Swimming pool, Soccer fields, Botanical Gardens. Also host all sorts of summer activities like Wine and Craft Fair evenings.
Wonderful Botanical Garden..mostly succulents and drought friendly plants. Very interesting to do a guided tour of the Garden.
11 paikallista suosittelee
The Ruth Bancroft Garden & Nursery
1552 Bancroft Road
11 paikallista suosittelee
Wonderful Botanical Garden..mostly succulents and drought friendly plants. Very interesting to do a guided tour of the Garden.
Lovely to get up on the hills, 2 minute walk from us.
6 paikallista suosittelee
Lime Ridge Open Space
6 paikallista suosittelee
Lovely to get up on the hills, 2 minute walk from us.

Arts & Culture

Theatre and Art Gallery
18 paikallista suosittelee
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive
18 paikallista suosittelee
Theatre and Art Gallery
Bedford Gallery at the Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Dr

Entertainment & Activities

Fun to take in a movie after dinner in Walnut Creek
9 paikallista suosittelee
Century Walnut Creek 14 and XD
1201 Locust Street
9 paikallista suosittelee
Fun to take in a movie after dinner in Walnut Creek
This is a fun Farmers Market with live music, stalls and pop up restaurants. Take a blanket sit on the grass eat and listen to the music. Twice or three times a week in the Summer. This Plaza is also surrounded by restaurants and has a Half Price Book store on the corner.
22 paikallista suosittelee
Todos Santos Plaza
2151 Salvio St
22 paikallista suosittelee
This is a fun Farmers Market with live music, stalls and pop up restaurants. Take a blanket sit on the grass eat and listen to the music. Twice or three times a week in the Summer. This Plaza is also surrounded by restaurants and has a Half Price Book store on the corner.

Getting Around

Our nearest BART (Bay Area Rapid Transport) Parking at the Station if you are early enough or on the weekend. Or take Uber from the house. Easy ride into San Francisco or Berkeley.
12 paikallista suosittelee
Pleasant Hill
12 paikallista suosittelee
Our nearest BART (Bay Area Rapid Transport) Parking at the Station if you are early enough or on the weekend. Or take Uber from the house. Easy ride into San Francisco or Berkeley.

Food shopping and Takeout

Great place for groceries and produce as well as a quick takeout.
Trader Joe's
785 Oak Grove Road
Great place for groceries and produce as well as a quick takeout.
Food shopping and deli.
Safeway
2800 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Food shopping and deli.
Has a wonderful selection of take out food, also a place to get pizza cooked right there or buy by the slice, and a café. Places to eat in or outside.
Whole Foods Market
2941 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Has a wonderful selection of take out food, also a place to get pizza cooked right there or buy by the slice, and a café. Places to eat in or outside.
Nob Hill Foods
2270 Oak Grove Rd