Travel Blogs from Monterey, United States

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Baptist church, Ronald Reagan and Carmel, Carmel, United States travel blog

Baptist church, Ronald Reagan and Carmel

A travel blog entry by bethalexandra

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Well today has been a mixed bag so far. We packed up and left the sportsmans lodge in Studio City and drove to the the Friendship baptist church in Pasadena, a very old black church where Martin Luther King preached on 2 occasions. They were incredibly ...

Roadtrip, Monterey, United States travel blog

Roadtrip

A travel blog entry by laura.hailes

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... can fit more in to our days. We had a choice of what we wanted to do, either sea kayaking or to visit the monterey aquarium. I'd made a pact with myself to not be a scaredycat and to just try all experiences....but thankfully Rhonda wanted to go to the ...

Fun fun fun, Carmel, United States travel blog

Fun fun fun

A travel blog entry by crzyglow

Visited Carmel for the first time, went hiking at Point Lobos. Had a blast with the girls. Hofsas was superb. Test ...

The california coast, Monterey, United States travel blog

The california coast

A travel blog entry by frantznoel

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... in the late afternoon. I was eager to be in Monterey to get away from the coast and the wind. By 7pm, I arrived in Monterey and met 2 french guys at the Safeway supermarket. They informed me a camping nearby at $5.00 for touring bikers. Sweet!!! I bought ...

Monterey Bay Aquarium!, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey Bay Aquarium!

A travel blog entry by wakingdream

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One of the best aquariums I have ever been to is the Monterey Bay Aquarium. If you ever get a chance, do not miss it! It's absolutely incredible!  I couldn't rave enough about it. It's situated right on the water and you can walk Cannery Row to get ...

Monterey Bay, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey Bay

A travel blog entry by lizzel

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... aquarium, had amazing ice cream at Fisherman's Wharf and randomly watched deer eating in a cemetery (possibly the laid flowers)! Monterey is full of posh golf courses and pretentious people wearing dodgy golf attire but has some beautiful coastline so ...

Beautiful Monterrey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Beautiful Monterrey

A travel blog entry by dougherna

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Monterrey is a very nice area of California. There is a pier/wharf, an aquarium, beaches, shopping, and dining to be found here. It was very cold when we were there but we still saw many surfers out in the strong waves. Pacific Grove is even prettier ...

Spend some time enjoying nature, Point Lobos State Reserve, United States travel blog

Spend some time enjoying nature

A travel blog entry by mchavez

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This was a relly nice nature reserve. You can hear and see harbour seals, as well as sea otters. They were actually swimming quite rough sea and you could see them trying to crack mussels on their stomachs. ...

Birthday breakfasts, Big Sur, Beaches and Bubbles, Monterey, United States travel blog

Birthday breakfasts, Big Sur, Beaches and Bubbles

A travel blog entry by callumsianknapp

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... crossed the Bixby Bridge, both stunning vistas. After a fair few hours travelling and stopping along the way we arrived in Monterey. It has a totally different feel from the southern coast, along with being a fair few degrees cooler it is very ...

whales and another surrey trip, Monterey, United States travel blog

whales and another surrey trip

A travel blog entry by bobert

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... . another fab day, also the bonus that we've had plenty of exercise today walking around and on the surrey.  tomorrow we leave monterey and head down the famous route 1, described as the best drive in america, the first part takes us through the 'big ...

By the Bay, Monterey, United States travel blog

By the Bay

A travel blog entry by jambos74

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Laurence Leaving San Francisco was sad as we had so much fun there and it was not cold, arrived in Monterey after about a 2 hour drive stopping off at Big Basin Redwood State Park and settled into the hotel, we then went for a stroll along Cannery Row ...

difficult not to like, Carmel, United States travel blog

difficult not to like

A travel blog entry by jphil8871

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Dinner at Patisserie Boissiere, Carmel Plaza, ...

Monterrey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterrey

A travel blog entry by nobaldo

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The road to Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

The road to Monterey

A travel blog entry by lisaredman

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It's 17.30 and we Just arrived at the seaside Inn on Monterey after leaving Jo & the girls around lunch time. We plan on staying here overnight before driving on to San Francisco early in the morning to do a city tour & Alcatraz, can't wait ...

On to Frisco., Carmel, United States travel blog

On to Frisco.

A travel blog entry by silverlobster

... Clint Eastwood was once mayor, then head back to the road, to continue our journey up the coast. Our next stop is Monterey, where John Steinbeck's Cannery Row was based. Another pier, this time lined with seafood restaurants, all offering samples of clam ...

Carmel, the magical town, Carmel, United States travel blog

Carmel, the magical town

A travel blog entry by globalelin

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Monday we started driving with our newly rented car, a chevrolet Malibu. We just managed to get all our suitcases inside. One suitcase, later named Fat Luis, had to be put in the middle seat in the backrow. It was hard driving through San Fransisco, but ...

Lilly time!!!, Monterey, United States travel blog

Lilly time!!!

A travel blog entry by carol_fred

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... to believe these ships can't be used for something because there certainly are a lot of them!   We  arrived in Monterey just after lunch. We called Josh and Wanda and they were out doing errands and said they would stop by about ...

08.02 Monterey bay, Monterey, United States travel blog

08.02 Monterey bay

A travel blog entry by vierpoot

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Vandaag wakker om 7u. Planning: rijden, highway, Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Vista Points en Carmel-by-the-See. Redelijk lang gereden vandaag, niet zo leuk ! In het begin reden we langs Highway een zeer mooie kustlijn. Gelukkig hadden we ook nog ...

Shopping, walking, eating and fish watching., Monterey, United States travel blog

Shopping, walking, eating and fish watching.

A travel blog entry by friesel2

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... at the table but star meal was a grilled shrimp bowl with rice and black beans.  On day two we made our way to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Two adults and two children; it was a hit for all age groups. At the end of the day the favorite exhibits were ...

San Luis to Camel, Carmel, United States travel blog

San Luis to Camel

A travel blog entry by themains

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Slept in this morning so we didn't hit the road until 10.30. It was nice to have a lie in for all that as it has been a hectic week since leaving home. Well Gary has kept "the bitch in the ditch" again today and he has settled into driving well. I still ...

Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by mike_deb

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... around the block so decided to leave that until later in the day. We headed down to Cannery Row, which is the home of Monterey's fishing industry, where the Chinese first set up the tinning (canning) of sardines that were caught in the Bay Area. We hit ...

Standing Stone Monument, Monterey, United States travel blog

Standing Stone Monument

A travel blog entry by lisaboyce64

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... on the road by 7am.. We started our adventure by getting off I-40 and going into a small quaint town with a large colorful background...MONTEREY, TN...passing by the Imperial Hotel..one of 7 that used to grace this lovely town...only one left and on the ...

No room at the Inn..., Monterey, United States travel blog

No room at the Inn...

A travel blog entry by newkozlowski1

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... , as I sit and try unsuccessfully not to sulk - failing to find our predicament amusing, Dom thankfully remembers that back towards Monterey there was a whole bunch of motels we passed. And so off we go again, leaving beautiful Carmel and heading back to ...

Wildlife day, Monterey, United States travel blog

Wildlife day

A travel blog entry by threemonthsaway

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... there was so much to stop for! First off Bird Rock, where we saw seal, pelikans and squirrels, then the 17 mile drive in Monterey with the lone cypress, beautiful rocky coastline and pebble beach golf course. Our goal was to make it to Big Sur and we even ...

$1.99 wine can't be beat, Monterey, United States travel blog

$1.99 wine can't be beat

A travel blog entry by raceylaceys

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Going On Up to the North Side!, Monterey, United States travel blog

Going On Up to the North Side!

A travel blog entry by _ang

... , where I find a fabulous local restaurant, Hula's Island Grill. (On a very cool note: this restaurant is a part of the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Seafood Watch Program). Comfort food was on the palate tonight, but I started it off with one of my favourite ...

Dag aan het strand in Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Dag aan het strand in Monterey

A travel blog entry by basher91

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Big Sur - Silver Wedding Anniversary!!, Carmel, United States travel blog

Big Sur - Silver Wedding Anniversary!!

A travel blog entry by daviesuk

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Silver Wedding anniversary! The weather was` a little cloudy this morning as we breakfasted on a variety of baked goods, plus a peculiar egg concoction plus slivers of ham which Sam made short work of. Then we picked up the sports car, put the top ...

Racetracks, Carmel, United States travel blog

Racetracks

A travel blog entry by georgetz

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After the Big Sur we reached Carmel, whose once time mayor was Clint Eastwood. First stop a circuit through a semi-gated community by the sea - 17 Mile Lane. A nice twisty road amidst trees, expensive houses, golf courses and the Pacific, that would have ...

To the Beach, Monterey, United States travel blog

To the Beach

A travel blog entry by knightc

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... receiver refreshed since it had been some time since we last used it. We finally got it working and then headed out to explore Monterey. We went to the municipal beach where they allow dogs on leash. We walked down the beach as the sun was starting to ...

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