Union City - A Hidden Gem in California's Bay Area

Jany 11, 2024
travel Union City, Califirnia, US

Nestled in the heart of California's Bay Area, Union City emerges as a delightful surprise for travelers. This vibrant city, with its rich tapestry of culture and history, presents a unique blend of modernity and tradition. Union City, once a hub for the railroad and agricultural industries, has grown into a bustling urban center, famous for its diverse community and scenic beauty.

Stay at Crowne Plaza Silicon Valley N - Union City

Expecting a blend of luxury and comfort, my stay at Crowne Plaza Silicon Valley N - Union City was exactly what I had hoped for. The hotel, with its impeccable service and modern amenities, provided a perfect base for my adventures in Union City. The rooms were spacious and well-appointed, offering a serene retreat after a day of exploration.

Crowne Plaza Silicon Valley N - Union City

Room Crowne Plaza Silicon Valley N - Union City

IHG Rewards Club Experience

As a member of the IHG Rewards Club, my stay was even more rewarding. Accumulating points through my IHG Rewards Traveler Credit Card, I redeemed 57,000 points for this stay. The Pointscrowd.com tool was instrumental in finding this great hotel option, making the most of my loyalty rewards.

Exploring Union City’s Landmarks

Union City's charm lies in its landmarks. The Union City Historical Museum, a treasure trove of local history, was a fascinating visit.

Union City Historical Museum

The nearby Old Alvarado Park, with its quaint charm, offered a glimpse into the city’s past. The Union Landing Shopping Center was perfect for an evening stroll, filled with shops and eateries.

Old Alvarado Park

Local Cuisine and Dining

The culinary scene in Union City is as diverse as its population. A must-try is the city's famous seafood, particularly at eateries like Backyard Bayou. For a taste of local Mexican cuisine, Taqueria Los Gallos was a delightful experience. The array of flavors and dishes available here is a testament to the city's rich cultural mosaic.

Discovering Union City: A Traveler's Haven

In conclusion, Union City is a remarkable destination that effortlessly combines historical charm with modern allure. The Crowne Plaza Silicon Valley N - Union City serves as an excellent base for exploring this diverse city. Travelers should take advantage of the IHG Rewards program for valuable savings. Don't miss the chance to delve into the local cuisine, which is as varied as the city's culture. For a truly enriching experience, immerse yourself in the local landmarks and enjoy the unique blend of experiences that Union City has to offer.