San Jose, California
San Jose is the capital of Silicon Valley in California, a major technology hub. It is the 10th-largest city in the United States and the largest city in Northern California, with a population of more than 1 million. With a nearby international airport and excellent public transportation, transportation in San Jose is a breeze. Just an hour from San Francisco, two hours from the Napa Valley wine region and four hours from Yosemite National Park, there is no shortage of daytrip opportunities.
Arts and Entertainment
Whether you love music, the arts, cooking, dining, history or sports, San Jose has it all. Watch a performance of the Symphony Silicon Valley, peruse unique treasures at the San Jose Flea Market (the largest open-air market in the country), visit the Happy Hollow Park and Zoo, pick up local produce at the Downtown Farmer’s Market, explore the Tech Museum of Innovation or stop and smell the roses at the San Jose Municipal Rose Garden.
It is home to public and private elementary and secondary schools. San Jose has several universities and colleges, including San Jose State University, Evergreen Valley College, Lincoln Law School of San Jose, National Hispanic University and San Jose City College. The Opportunity