Travel Blogs from Big Sur, United States

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A night under the big reds, Big Sur, United States travel blog

A night under the big reds

A travel blog entry by vine_hooligans

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... awesome views of the crashing ocean and the steep cliffs running into the sea. We'd planned to spend the night in a little village called Big Sur among the giant redwoods and hopefully a chance to fit in a walk in the forest. Rain put a damper in that ...

Highway 1 - L.A. to San Francisco, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Highway 1 - L.A. to San Francisco

A travel blog entry by meganandkevin

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... See the video for a bit of what we saw.  Although we could have watched them all day we wanted to get some hiking in at Big Sur.  We stayed at the Big Sur Lodge in the heart of the area and home to endless hiking trails and stellar ocean views.  ...

Monday 5 May, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Monday 5 May

A travel blog entry by manningnz

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... all along the end of the wharf.   Our next stop was down the Pacific Highway into the Los Padres National Forest and the Big Sur Area.  This is probably one of the world's most scenic drives, up high along the cliff edge looking out onto the ...

Pacific Highway 1, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Pacific Highway 1

A travel blog entry by supertrampz

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************************** Thursday 28th August Gutted about the camera but fortunately cousin Richy accidently downloaded all the photos onto his computer, so, we haven't lost them, also camera is insured, so don't feel so bad. Picked up Pacific ...

'Scuse me, Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

'Scuse me, Sur

A travel blog entry by thelees

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The highlight of the PCH has to be Big Sur National Park. We stopped at almost every viewing point to stand in awe and snap away. The pictures seldom do justice but simultaneously it was hard to take a bad photo. Check it ...

California Coast, Big Sur, United States travel blog

California Coast

A travel blog entry by pdhvt

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Big Sur, California Thursday, June 4th Sitting by a stream at a campground in Big Sur. Dappled sunlight, warm, quiet. Too many days to catch up on, better get started.... Our last full day in LA we had a good long walk on the wide wide clean ...

Anfang der Rundreise, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Anfang der Rundreise

A travel blog entry by hallouwe

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Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur

A travel blog entry by thephibbles

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... last Tuesday morning to head down the I-1 which is the road which  has featured in numerous films and is known as the Big Sur. The scenery is dramatic as the road twists and turns around the mountains and ocean, over huge viaducts and tunnel passes. ...

National Parks, Big Sur, United States travel blog

National Parks

A travel blog entry by raj_and_komilla

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We were definitely not expecting California to be this beautiful. The journey seriously reminded us of some of our trips in Australia. Big Sur has many national parks and great long walks. We were lucky to find space at Deetjens Inn, this place had so ...

Holy Headwind, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Holy Headwind

A travel blog entry by amarika

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... up we took off for the day, all ready to get some major biking done. We biked out of the campground and were instantly met with a big gust of wind. We hoped that it would die down, but the wind was at our face all day. It was exhausting, to say the ...

Binging on Burritos in Big Sur!, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Binging on Burritos in Big Sur!

A travel blog entry by coffeegirl

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... , as she would simultaneously pull over and stop on a sometimes postage-stamp piece of shoulder, so I could snap a few pictures. Big Sur appeals to every sense (except taste and the sixth), as the sights, smell, view, and touch are all excited ...

Journey to Marina Dunes, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Journey to Marina Dunes

A travel blog entry by whernside

25/10/08 - Journey to Marina ...

Big sur to gorda 38.74 hard miles, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big sur to gorda 38.74 hard miles

A travel blog entry by jan-pete-cycle

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... eating his eggs Benedict, €42 with tip - food here seems really expensive. We had already read that it was a 3 mile hill leaving Big Sur and they weren't wrong, it was really hard going. We had to get off & walk and a young couple from Seattle ...

Gorda Springs - Tues, 7/21 - Updating Map, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Gorda Springs - Tues, 7/21 - Updating Map

A travel blog entry by hartmann

After three weeks on the road, I'm finally taking some time to figure out Travelpod. It's really a pretty simple site if you start out right and update each day. I've added several locations from the period 7/18 through 7/22 in order to update the map so ...

Beautiful Coast, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Beautiful Coast

A travel blog entry by teamjamesnshell

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... we weren't staying overnight and only stopped for lunch. We made it up to a small town called Monterey Bay which was the end of big sur and stayed over night, where we ate the best Clam Chowder for dinner!! They're huge on their clam chowder over here, ...

Big Sur – take the scenic route in life, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur – take the scenic route in life

A travel blog entry by schabby

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... 'ckig gehalten hat, gab es auf dem weiteren Weg deutlich weniger PhotoStops, strandtauglich war das Wetter auch nicht wirklich (wir haben es probiert, ehrlich!) und so waren wir erstaunlich schnell aus der Big Sur-Gegend raus. Aber schön ...

Coastal drive, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Coastal drive

A travel blog entry by robnraystravels

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... Sea, better known for once having Clint Eastwood as it's mayor many years ago, you wont find any MacDonalds here. The drive down the Big Sur coastline is somewhat similar to the Great Ocean Road, & we were lucky to have a lovely day in which to do ...

Fahrt nach Big Sur, Big Sur, USA travel blog

Fahrt nach Big Sur

A travel blog entry by cars2014

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... halb sechs suchten wir uns einen Campground. Bei Big Sur Campground richteten wir uns für die Nacht ein. Die Kids gingen noch auf den Spielplatz und schliefen danach herrlich ein. Übernachtung Big Sur Campground Heute waren es ca. 70 ...

Cruising the 101, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Cruising the 101

A travel blog entry by kwmg

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... ; We found ourselves stopping every few minutes to take photos along the long stretch of road that wound its way along the California coast. The Big Sur could be a trip in itself. Grab a van, mates and a surfboard and take a road trip stopping at all the ...

Highway 1 and Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Highway 1 and Big Sur

A travel blog entry by stellarachaella

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Today we drove from Santa Barbara to Pacific Grove on Highway 1 along the coast. Just a quick check in with the photos from the drive. ...

HOME... almost., Big Sur, United States travel blog

HOME... almost.

A travel blog entry by jord-travers

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... in their old age - some are over 1000 years old! We were now camping amongst these beautiful statues of natural history, by the Big Sur River - probably better phrased a creek as it was the dry season. We then drove to the ranger station for a couple ...

Road Trip, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Road Trip

A travel blog entry by tom_sarah

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... in Santa Cruz, which is a bit of a bohemian town (so had a good veggie restaurant) and headed for the coastal drive down 'Big Sur' the next day. It is a really spectacular drive - probably the most beautiful scenery we have seen on the trip so far. We ...

Jul 08, 2010, Andrew Molera State Park, United States travel blog

Jul 08, 2010

A travel blog entry by jennandpaul

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Big Sur - or should that be Big Smoke...., Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur - or should that be Big Smoke....

A travel blog entry by loxias

... a few wrong roads trying to get out of here (Sacramento all over again!) but finally managed it.  As we got nearer to Big Sur the smoke got increasingly thicker, and when we got on Coastal Highway 1 at Monterey we discovered that the road was closed ...

Monterey to Big Sur 52k, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Monterey to Big Sur 52k

A travel blog entry by jan-pete-cycle

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... weird when in places the mist rolls in off the ocean even needing the back lights on at one point. Then heaven, a long downhill into Big Sur, it's not really what you expect, it's in the redwood forests and not on cliffs as you'd think. Our motel River ...

Dash to Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Dash to Big Sur

A travel blog entry by jameswidowss

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... cliff-side roads in the dark. We'd probably have found a watery grave before the signs for the campsite. Anyhow, we got to Big Sur Campground and Cabins near Pfeiffer Beach just as the sun was setting; gorgeous little camp ground in the middle of a ...

Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur

A travel blog entry by karenandbobby

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Lots of photos of Big ...

PCH Blessed, Big Sur, United States travel blog

PCH Blessed

A travel blog entry by amarika

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... offered us a ride from Lucia to Big Sur. Apparently the road was a bit treacherous and cell service would be spotty until well outside of Big Sur. Hearing about the road made us nervous so we made plans with Tim to meet at an inn in Lucia. He ...

Breakfast at Pfeiffer Beach, Pfeiffer Beach, United States travel blog

Breakfast at Pfeiffer Beach

A travel blog entry by jameswidowss

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... it's a National Park/conservation area and the fees go towards the upkeep of the place, it's only a few dollars so it's no big deal when you consider the place you're getting to see. Wandering down the path between the car park and the beach gives ...

Final Day at Morro Bay, San Louis Obispo, United States travel blog

Final Day at Morro Bay

A travel blog entry by cusan

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... go to Yosemite. Maybe next year?? After all that was sorted, we went out to the beach at San Simeon, at the start of the Big Sur. The weather was lovely, the kids loved it, and I fell asleep on the beach. We had the beach practically to ourselves, ...

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