As fun and as lovely this house is, it is a mystery. Its is also a little dangerous and they will tell you on the tour to stick to it. Lots of dangers lurk in the house because Sarah believed the spirits would be confused by having stairs leading to walls or ceilings. Some doors ways opens up to unfinished floors and doors leading into walls. The home is massive, so someone can easily get loss. So please stick to the tour!
525 South Winchester Boulevard
Near the Century Theatres on Winchester Blvd.
Definitely plan more time than normal to rent a car from San Jose. They are currently doing construction around the airport, and times to and from the Airport shuttle are significant.
It took over 45 minutes for me to go to the shuttle, pick up my car, and then get out.
San Jose is unbelievably safe for a big city. it has plenty of problems, just it doesn;t spill out onto the street that often.
Downtown is a pretty safe place at night. I mean, don't be stupid and be a solo woman walking the streets at 3 am.
But not a ton of drug dealers in the open, nor street walkers. Usually you'll mostly see homeless. Not out of hand, but plenty here for the warm climate.
With the college smack down in the center there seems to be a lot of people about.
See national city rankings- San Jose just ain't that bad of a place.
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