In San Jose
The “Capital of Silicon Valley,” San Jose hulks as a giant in the high tech industry, being the largest populated city in the Bay Area with over one million citizens, it takes claim to fame for being the largest city in Northern California. Originally founded as a farming community but started an aggressive expansion after world war 2 when soldiers were returning home, the city has grown into one of the worlds leading cities in high tech industry and manufacturing.
One of the great things about San Jose is its train system that reaches San Francisco in just under an hour, so day or weekend trips are frequent and inexpensive.
San Jose is a relatively weed friendly city but the regulations are very strict and very rarely will you encounter public consumption. Medical marijuana is accessible if you have a State of California issued medical marijuana card or you can try anyone of the delivery services found online. With it being such a high tech and prestigious city, San Jose tries to keep up a very clean, conservative appearance. The Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA) was passed on the eighth of November, and now that recreational marijuana is legal, the plant may become more prevalent within city limits.
Located 50 miles south of San Francisco, San Jose has grown to be a global city, especially in the booming high tech world; it is the largest city in the area called “Silicon Valley.” The National Hockey league’s Sharks call San Jose home, as well as the Major League Soccer team The San Jose Earthquakes. The Earthquakes just completed construction on a brand new 18,000-seat stadium in 2015,
While you are visiting why not take a trip to the beautiful San Jose State University, with 30,000 students and over 130 programs, the institution has a stunningly beautiful campus. Much of the architecture is heavily influenced by old Spain and Mexico, all of which sees renovations and improvements on a regular basis.
When it comes to areas of the city that are always bustling, the San Pedro Square Market always has food, fun, shopping, and music events on a nightly basis. Located in the city center, it is a hub for locals and tourists looking to enjoy some fresh air and fun.
Home to some fantastic museums and attractions, you will not be bored if you are visiting San Jose. The Children’s Discovery Museum, Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph, The Lick Observatory, The Winchester Mystery House, and The Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum call San Jose home, attracting thousands of visitors every year. For a full directory of cannabis shops in California, click here.
Landmarks Near San Jose