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    About San Jose

    San Jose, known as the “Capital of Silicon Valley,” is the largest city in Northern California, the tenth-largest in the U.S., and the county seat of Santa Clara County, at the southern end of San Francisco Bay. San Jose has a Mediterranean climate, and averages more than 300 days of sunshine annually; average July temperatures range from a high of 84º F (29º C) to a low of 63º F (17º C). Among the civic and architectural highlights of San Jose’s downtown are the HP Pavilion (home of the NHL’s San Jose Sharks), the Tech Museum of Innovation, Children’s Discovery Museum, the San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose Center for the

    Below you will find all the information you need to help plan your trip – from making hotel reservations to arranging transportation, and from navigating on site to enjoying the local area.