Travel Liaison’s note: In conjunction with DenverBroncos.com’s 2013 game previews, we thought fans might like to get more information about the cities that the Broncos will visit in 2013. Here’s a look at some of the DenverBroncos.com contributors’ favorite things about the eighth of Denver’s 2013 road trip destinations – Oakland. If you have any travel tips or favorites about the Oakland area, feel free to leave them in the comments section below for other readers who might be making the trip to watch the game.
Date: Dec. 29
Opponent: Oakland Raiders
Time: 1:25 p.m. PST
Stadium: O.co Coliseum
Distance from Sports Authority Field at Mile High: 1,259 miles, 19 hours by car.
Fun Fact About Oakland: Oakland became the western terminus of the transcontinental railroad in 1869.
Trivia About Oakland: The United States’ largest producer of what food product has been located in Oakland since 1914?