As beautiful as it is busy, San Mateo California is one of the largest cities on the San Francisco Peninsula. This bicycle-friendly community has several bike routes, including Sawyer Camp Trail Ride, Seal Slough Ride, and Central Park Ride.
Central Park is a San Mateo landmark with a gazebo, the Bianchi mini train for young children, lighted tennis courts, a playground, and a baseball field. The Japanese Tea Garden is one of the finest in California, featuring a granite pagoda, a tea house, a koi pond, and a bamboo grove. Coyote Point County Recreation Area is 600 acres at the edge of San Francisco Bay. It is home to science exhibits, wildlife habitats, an aviary, and several gardens.
Situated just 30 minutes from San Francisco, 40 minutes from San Jose, and 35 minutes from Oakland, this centrally-located city is near three major airports and has an extensive bus, train, and rail system. It is an ideal apartment renting location for anyone looking in the San Fransisco Bay area.