Home to Santa Clara University, California's oldest higher learning institution, and a number of computer, semiconductor and technology innovations, Santa Clara is the center of Silicon Valley. The city has a self-guided walking tour that includes stops at its missions, depot, homes and structures that all played important roles in the region's history. Excitement is at your fingertips in this city that has it all.
Sunnyvale lies along the historic El Camino Real in Santa Clara County and is home to many high-tech and aerospace/defense companies. Part of the famous Silicon Valley, Sunnyvale's real estate has something for everyone including apartments, condos, single-family homes and larger estates nestled among the city's parks, golf courses, and vibrant landscape. Ranked as one of the safest cities in the U.S. by Forbes Magazine, Sunnyvale is the perfect place to call home. A recent Gallup poll measured Sunnyvale by its state of physical, mental and social well-being, and declared that it just may be "The Happiest Place in America."
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