San Jose is located in the South Bay area of San Francisco, in California, and is frequently referred to as the capital of Silicon Valley due to the high concentration of technological companies.
As the third largest city in California, San Jose features comprehensive infrastructure, some of the best education facilities in America and a high demand for property. The large number of Fortune 1000 companies in the area draws in a significant amount of commuters on a daily basis. The headquarters of companies including IBM, eBay and Adobe are located here. Downtown San Jose is the central business district for the city and where residents often gravitate towards for entertainment and night life facilities. The predominantly warm weather allows visitors and residents to be able to enjoy outside activities such as trails and golfing throughout the year.
San Jose International Airport is the nearest airport to the city and is a 5 minute drive from the San Jose centre. The airport predominantly operates domestic flights as well as services to Tokyo and Mexico. The central rail station, Diridon Station, is located a 20 minute walk from Downtown San Jose and offers services to Seattle, Washington and Los Angeles.