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... some wonderful beaches much more in line with what Peg and I had expected.
We went as far north up the coast a little north of Lucia CA and it was a spectacular day for critters. We took 101 to rte. 1 and followed it up the coast to our first stop outside of San Luis Obispo where we spotted all sorts of sea stacks with thousands of pelicans roosting. By the way, we have seen a number of sea stacks and large rocks with white tops which at first we ...
... beach front and had a look at the Boardwalk (a theme park) and had an early lunch. We then hit the road for Big Sur and the famous Bixby Bridge. The views down the Big Sur coast were spectacular. It was very mentally demanding though, with the roads winding quite sharply in precarious places on the edge of cliff faces and steep declines. From Big Sur, the foot was down and we headed straight on to Morro Bay for the night. Morro ...
... later, the road headed inland again as we made our way towards San Luis Obispo, and we drove through some hilly areas, which probably would be beautiful during the day.
The fog rolled in for a while as the road curved toward the coast again, but didn't last long as it went back inland.
So this part of the drive was pretty uneventful, as it was too dark to see anything anyway so we headed straight to our couchsurfers' town, Santa Margarita, which was just a little ...
... mission founded by the Franciscan Padre Fermin Lausen on December 4, 1786, the feast day of Saint Barbara, as the tenth mission for the religious conversion of the indigenous local Chumash - Barbareno tribe of Native American People.
Mission Santa Barbara's name comes from the legend of Saint Barbara, a girl who was supposedly beheaded by her father for following the Christian Faith. The early ...
... San Luis. It is a 4.5 mile hike straight up a mountain overlooking the city and surrounding area. It was a tough climb up and the views were amazing as you can see from the pictures. However my legs were feeling a bit weak on the way down. We made it okay and spent the rest of the day sight seeing and shopping in different parts of the region. A good day overall.