Known as the 11th wealthiest city and most educated small town, Cupertino embodies the high-tech culture of Silicon Valley. Apple, Inc calls Cupertino home along with tons of other business, large and small. The inspiration of Silicon Valley is felt by all residents and visitors in this beautiful small town, but recreational options and activities complete life here. The city slopes into the Santa Cruz mountains in the West while streams decorate the city flowing South to the San Francisco Bay. Hikers, bikers, and outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy the nature in and around Cupertino with the hustle and bustle of the Silicon Valley not far away.