Located in the south of the San Francisco Bay Area in California, San José is the unofficial capital of Silicon Valley and epicenter of the digital revolution. As such, it is a mecca for nerds and geeks, but also has lots of beautiful scenery to explore. We show you both sides of the city.
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San José – Zwei Seiten einer Stadt

Die kalifornische Stadt im Süden der San Francisco Bay ist die Kapitale des Silicon Valley – und Epizentrum der digitalen Revolution. Neben Pilgerstätten für Geeks und Nerds bietet die Gegend aber auch Natur pur. Wir zeigen beide Seiten

San José – Zwei Seiten einer Stadt
Located in the south of the San Francisco Bay Area in California, San José is the unofficial capital of Silicon Valley and epicenter of the digital revolution. As such, it is a mecca for nerds and geeks, but also has lots of beautiful scenery to explore. We show you both sides of the city.
© Cristóbal Schmal

geburtsort

Wo alles anfing: Die Garage, die 1976 einem ­Start-up namens Apple als erster Firmensitz diente, steht in Los Altos – und mittlerweile unter Denkmalschutz.

Located in the south of the San Francisco Bay Area in California, San José is the unofficial capital of Silicon Valley and epicenter of the digital revolution. As such, it is a mecca for nerds and geeks, but also has lots of beautiful scenery to explore. We show you both sides of the city.
© Cristóbal Schmal

kriegsspiele

„Spacewar“, eines der ersten Videogames, lässt sich im Computer History Museum in Mountain View spielen – am DEC PDP-1, einem DinoRechner von 1959.

Located in the south of the San Francisco Bay Area in California, San José is the unofficial capital of Silicon Valley and epicenter of the digital revolution. As such, it is a mecca for nerds and geeks, but also has lots of beautiful scenery to explore. We show you both sides of the city.
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techie-treff

Mitstreiter fürs eigene Start-­up gesucht? Fündig wird man im Hacker Dojo in Santa Clara. Zwischendurch spielen die Techies hier auch einfach mal Pingpong.

Located in the south of the San Francisco Bay Area in California, San José is the unofficial capital of Silicon Valley and epicenter of the digital revolution. As such, it is a mecca for nerds and geeks, but also has lots of beautiful scenery to explore. We show you both sides of the city.
© Cristóbal Schmal

flüster-flitzer

Einsteigen, Strom geben, flüsterleise losflitzen: Wer schon immer mal einen Tesla probefahren wollte, besucht den firmeneigenen Showroom in San José.

Located in the south of the San Francisco Bay Area in California, San José is the unofficial capital of Silicon Valley and epicenter of the digital revolution. As such, it is a mecca for nerds and geeks, but also has lots of beautiful scenery to explore. We show you both sides of the city.
© Cristóbal Schmal

pilgerstätten

Der Trip zum Firmensitz von Facebook oder Google ist für viele IT-Nerds unverzichtbar. Der Beweis, dass man wirklich da war: ein Selfie vorm Firmenlogo.


San José – Zwei Seiten einer Stadt
Located in the south of the San Francisco Bay Area in California, San José is the unofficial capital of Silicon Valley and epicenter of the digital revolution. As such, it is a mecca for nerds and geeks, but also has lots of beautiful scenery to explore. We show you both sides of the city.
© Cristóbal Schmal

saftige reben

Abstecher ins Napa ­Valley? Nicht nötig! Kalifornischer Wein wächst auch im Silicon Valley. Die besten Güter liegen westlich von San José bei Saratoga.

Located in the south of the San Francisco Bay Area in California, San José is the unofficial capital of Silicon Valley and epicenter of the digital revolution. As such, it is a mecca for nerds and geeks, but also has lots of beautiful scenery to explore. We show you both sides of the city.
© Cristóbal Schmal

frische früchte

Bis in die 1960er war die Gegend vor allem für ihr Obst berühmt; auf die Märkte von San José bringen die Bauern ihre Ernte noch heute.

Located in the south of the San Francisco Bay Area in California, San José is the unofficial capital of Silicon Valley and epicenter of the digital revolution. As such, it is a mecca for nerds and geeks, but also has lots of beautiful scenery to explore. We show you both sides of the city.
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schöner schippern

Per Seekajak die San ­Francisco Bay erkunden – herrlich! Tret- und Segelboote für Ausflüge gibt’s auch am Shoreline Lake in Mountain View.

Located in the south of the San Francisco Bay Area in California, San José is the unofficial capital of Silicon Valley and epicenter of the digital revolution. As such, it is a mecca for nerds and geeks, but also has lots of beautiful scenery to explore. We show you both sides of the city.
© Cristóbal Schmal

erdverbunden

Schön: ein Tagestrip durch den Henry W. Coe ­State Park. Noch schöner: abends das Zelt aufschlagen, morgens mitten im Naturschutzgebiet aufwachen.

Located in the south of the San Francisco Bay Area in California, San José is the unofficial capital of Silicon Valley and epicenter of the digital revolution. As such, it is a mecca for nerds and geeks, but also has lots of beautiful scenery to explore. We show you both sides of the city.
© Cristóbal Schmal

wilde Tiere

Waipiti-Hirsche gucken? Geht gut in den südöstlich gelegenen Bergen der Diablo Range. Wer Glück hat (nun ja), entdeckt auch Schwarz­bären und Pumas.