You don't have to give up the privacy of your own residence. Book a vacation rental instead of a hotel and avoid the crowds.
San Mateo is praised for its restaurants, cafés, and coffeehouses. If you'd rather eat in, that's simple too, since most vacation rentals come with full-size kitchens.
Stanford University, San Francisco State University, and Computer History Museum are some top sights around San Mateo. If shopping is on the agenda, consider a stop at Hillsdale Shopping Center or Stanford Shopping Center. Nature enthusiasts will love excursions to Central Park and Coyote Point Park. While you're living like a local, why not take in a game or event at Oracle Arena or Belmont Iceland?
If you need to travel outside the region, catch a train from San Mateo Hayward Park Station, San Mateo Hillsdale Station, or San Mateo Station.
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