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==See==
 
==See==
[[File:Tribune Tower Oakland.jpg|thumb|right|Tribune Tower Oakland]]
 
[[File:Pergola at lake merritt.jpg|thumb|The pergola at Lake Merritt]]
 
[[File:Oakland skyline at lake merritt.jpg|thumb|Oakland Skyline from Lake Merritt]]
 
[[File:Lake Merrit.jpg|thumb|Lake Merritt viewed from the amphitheater]]
 
[[File:Mountain View Cemetery.jpg|thumb|View from Mountain View Cemetery]]
 
[[File:Grand Lake Theater.jpg|thumb|right|Grand Lake Theater]]
 
 
===Downtown Oakland===
 
===Downtown Oakland===
 
Downtown Oakland offers many interesting sights to visit. There are elegant high-rise buildings, but also beautiful traditional architecture in Old Oakland. There exists a fascinating old urban Chinatown in downtown Oakland.
 
Downtown Oakland offers many interesting sights to visit. There are elegant high-rise buildings, but also beautiful traditional architecture in Old Oakland. There exists a fascinating old urban Chinatown in downtown Oakland.
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*Alameda County Courthouse
 
*Alameda County Courthouse
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[[File:Tribune Tower Oakland.jpg|thumb|left|Tribune Tower Oakland]]
  
 
===Old Town/ Chinatown===
 
===Old Town/ Chinatown===
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Truly a pride of the city and a great loop walk. Wonderful views of the hills to the east and a great place to spend part of an afternoon.
 
Truly a pride of the city and a great loop walk. Wonderful views of the hills to the east and a great place to spend part of an afternoon.
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[[File:Pergola at lake merritt.jpg|thumb|The pergola at Lake Merritt]]
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[[File:Oakland skyline at lake merritt.jpg|thumb|Oakland Skyline from Lake Merritt]]
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[[File:Lake Merrit.jpg|thumb|Lake Merritt viewed from the amphitheater]]
  
 
===Jack London Square===
 
===Jack London Square===
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More 'family oriented' neighborhood due to slightly older demographic. Features Piedmont Theater, shops, cute stores, Timeless Coffee, Blue Bottle, and some great restaurants.
 
More 'family oriented' neighborhood due to slightly older demographic. Features Piedmont Theater, shops, cute stores, Timeless Coffee, Blue Bottle, and some great restaurants.
 
Don't miss Mountain View Cemetery and the Chapel of the Chimes at the north end of Piedmont Ave. Featuring amazing westward and bay views, it was the place to be burried back in the day. Recognize famous names on fanciful tombstones in this park-like cemetery.
 
Don't miss Mountain View Cemetery and the Chapel of the Chimes at the north end of Piedmont Ave. Featuring amazing westward and bay views, it was the place to be burried back in the day. Recognize famous names on fanciful tombstones in this park-like cemetery.
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[[File:Mountain View Cemetery.jpg|thumb|View from Mountain View Cemetery]]
  
 
===Lakeshore===
 
===Lakeshore===
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*Grand Lake Theater. Watch a discounted matinee at the 92 year old palace movie theater.
 
*Grand Lake Theater. Watch a discounted matinee at the 92 year old palace movie theater.
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[[File:Grand Lake Theater.jpg|thumb|left|Grand Lake Theater]]
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==

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