The population of this city is 64,000.
California's capital, Sacramento, lies 85 miles away from Palo Alto, while Menlo Park lies 3 miles away.
The Stanford University, a truly marvellous attraction, is what attracts a lot of visitors to Palo Alto. You will most certainly regret it if you miss out on witnessing it for yourself.
Eager to have some fun the little ones? The Stanford Theatre and the Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo are sure to be a blast.
Get cosy with a good novel, throw a ball around or just watch the clouds roll by at Stanford University Arboretum and Arastredero Preserve. Alternatively, spend the day outside at the Elizabeth Gamble Garden Center or Baylands Nature Preserve.
Consider beginning your Palo Alto experience at Lucy Evans Baylands Nature Interpretive Center. Its friendly team of local staff can offer you information and advice about what to see and do in and around the city.
Whether you're after some breathing space or wanting to escape the rain, the Cantor Arts Center should be the ticket. Why not stroll around at your own pace or see if there are any events on?
Whether you prefer to study the accompanying caption or just let the works speak for themselves, you'll have a terrific time taking in the exhibits at the Allied Arts Guild.
Your holiday wouldn't be complete without a visit to the Tesla Motors. Trust us, there's a good reason it's one of the most popular local landmarks.
Spend some time at Stanford Mausoleum and let your thoughts wander back to the moments in history that have helped mould this city into what lies here today.
With so much to think about when planning a trip away, it's hardly surprising that we often forget to bring a few basic items. If you have to buy some odds and ends, make your way to Stanford Shopping Center.
If you are the type of traveller who delights in discovering a destination's lesser-known tourist spots, the Palo Alto Art Center will catch your eye. The EcoCenter is another interesting sight to look into.
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