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Oakland From Home
Rhanee Palma, CDME, Chief Sales Officer
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Q. If this was your last day on Earth, where in Oakland would you dine?
Fried Chicken Sandwich from Bakesale Betty’s.
Q. Where is the first place you take your friends and family from out of town in Oakland?
I am part of a strong foodie community. So, I take my friends and family to the restaurants in Uptown, Rockridge, KONO and on Piedmont Ave.
Q. What’s your favorite secret spot in Oakland?
I love the Chabot Space & Science Center. They have 2 planetariums, cool exhibits and is never super crowded.
Q. Where would someone most likely find you on the weekend?
You’ll find me at the Lake Merritt Farmer’s Market and checking out the latest exhibit at the Oakland Museum of California.
Q. Describe your Oakland in 3 words?
Robust, Vibrant, Genuine
Q. Where is one of your favorite travel destinations in the world?
I live for adventure travel in the jungle and the beach. Belize is definitely my favorite travel destination.
Q. What is your go-to happy hour drink?
My ultimate go-to happy hour drink is a Greyhound – and only from Café Van Kleef.
Q. What do you love about your job?
I love sharing how amazing Oakland is with the rest of the world.
Q. Describe who you are in 140 characters or less.
Adventure seeking foodie who loves scuba diving with sharks
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