Travel Blogs from Monterey, United States

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Monterey, CA (2012): Point Lobos, At Last!, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey, CA (2012): Point Lobos, At Last!

A travel blog entry by thirsty-boots

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... my arrival…I was late to see that one too. I did not get to see John Steinbeck’s Cannery Row in Monterey. I guess I’m a century late for that; the canneries are gone from the waterfront because the sardines that used to be ...

By the sea, near the sea, and in the sea, Carmel, United States travel blog

By the sea, near the sea, and in the sea

A travel blog entry by shim

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... we went to ???? and I ate a really good kobe beef burger with bacon and mushrooms, highly recommended. On Monday we I went to the Monterey Aquarium. It is very impressive, and I feel the third nicest I've seen after Sydney and Eilat. I spent 3 and a half ...

Down the coast, Monterey, United States travel blog

Down the coast

A travel blog entry by paulanfran

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We start down the California Coast today reaching the scenic town of Monterey. We encounter some really scenic bits of coast, some cliffs, some beaches. We drive through the pretty city of Santa Cruz, the beach side suburbs almost remind us a bit of the ...

On the road to Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

On the road to Monterey

A travel blog entry by dabradz

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... have a lot in common so they hook up together and drive to the events in Chris's car.. http://www.mazdaraceway.com/rolex-monterey-motorsports-reunion That frees us to go to Monterey and see the sights tomorrow. We decide to go to the local Chinese ...

Day two Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day two Monterey

A travel blog entry by dabradz

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... 's it" I say "I am not doing anything that involves the owners again". It must be me :-( We decided to walk through Monterey waterfront and spy some very smelly, very large and very comfortable seals lounging around on the rocks...so close you could ...

Morro Bay - Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Morro Bay - Monterey

A travel blog entry by markclaire

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... to settle here.  The people are so friendly, in fact last night we met a lady called Bri who used to live in Monterey and recommended a great place to eat when we get there.  After a lovely breakfast of….yes….waffles again, we headed ...

Monterey And John Steinbeck, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey And John Steinbeck

A travel blog entry by stevieboy

Canery Row / Of mice and men and all that good stuff, East of Eden - possibly I ...

Backwards steps South, Monterey, United States travel blog

Backwards steps South

A travel blog entry by kellyandjack

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... days of rain! But we left and headed straight to the bus station, where we got the first bus of our second Discovery Pass to Monterey.  Apart from being on buses, all day, there really wasn't much else we did. Eventually we made it to the hostel, ...

Que Sera Sera, Carmel, United States travel blog

Que Sera Sera

A travel blog entry by rmhtraveller

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It is New Years Day today - the first day of 2013! We took a walk down to the Carmel Beach, where we spent over an hour sitting on the sand and watching the world go by. The local residents bring their dogs and children down to the beach to exercise ...

California, Monterey, United States travel blog

California

A travel blog entry by clangrantau

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   Spent nearly four days in Monterey, very relaxing had a nice time there. Went to Point Lobos national reseve. We drove down 17 Mile Road what a nice drive it was. Took a few photos as ...

Day 19: Time to hit the road, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 19: Time to hit the road

A travel blog entry by bugsy71

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... we had lunch on the wharf. From there we only had to drive for another hour or so before we reached our destination of Monterey. Very happy with our suite at the Victorian Inn here where we'll be spending the next two nights. We're currently enjoying the ...

West Coast, Santa Cruz and Monterey, United States travel blog

West Coast

A travel blog entry by mieismie

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... needed to study before our upcoming trip to Tahoe so Ray and I took a walk on the Path of History throughout downtown Monterey. We saw everything we could (since all the museums were closed during History Weekend for some odd reason) including Fisherman's ...

How was the trip?, Carmel, United States travel blog

How was the trip?

A travel blog entry by pieis40

We had a great time! We spent the three of our four days with a friend of mine at her house in the sup-burbs of Seattle. We saw the space needle which was a quick trip. The waterfalls up in the mountains, (difficult Indian name to spell) and the ...

Homework... and decisions., Monterey, United States travel blog

Homework... and decisions.

A travel blog entry by angelontheroad

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... never grow tired of watching amazing Marine life, out in the wild or in an Aquarium. And the way it was displayed at the Monterey Aquarium definitely deserves the Oscar - Never seen anything like it! I pick up my car and also spend some time exploring the ...

California Vacation - Part II, Monterey, United States travel blog

California Vacation - Part II

A travel blog entry by aquasheep

We were only here for a day. We went to the Monterey Bay Aquarium and then fed a bunch of prairie dogs out on the beach. Breathtaking ...

Pacific Coast Highway, Monterey, United States travel blog

Pacific Coast Highway

A travel blog entry by tma

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... ;patný shop Taky stále čekáme na americkou hitovku, která teprve >přijde< do Evropy. Ale hrají tu hitovky, na které už pár měsíců běháme..hm ;) a taky koledy Monterey Bay, ...

Flight time, Carmel, United States travel blog

Flight time

A travel blog entry by trapp1700

... , either. After driving around and around until we found our way back on the 85 to get back to the 101 to get down to Monterey, we had no more trouble until we reached Carmel.  It was there we discovered that Google Maps had our hotel on the wrong ...

Visiting Monterey 32 years later, Carmel, Pebble Beach, United States travel blog

Visiting Monterey 32 years later

A travel blog entry by jerry.sue

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Today, we spent the morning with a hike in Point Lobos followed by a visit to the Carmel Mission and later in the day a drive along 17 Mile ...

Pacific Coast Highway - Andy, Monterey, United States travel blog

Pacific Coast Highway - Andy

A travel blog entry by mattandandy

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... of the day was spent very stop-start as we navigated the windy road to reveal yet more amazing photo opportunities and finishing up in Monterey. We had two nights in Monterey as we’d read about some great brew pubs in the town and it was nice to ...

Auf Graeme McDowells Spuren ;), Pebble Beach, United States travel blog

Auf Graeme McDowells Spuren ;)

A travel blog entry by alrighty

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Monterey and Carmel, Monterey, USA travel blog

Monterey and Carmel

A travel blog entry by andreas.bohman

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... on to 17 Mile Drive. The "classic" part of 17 Mile Drive hugs the coastline between Pacific Grove on the northern part of the Monterey Peninsula and Carmel on the southern end. In between there are a bunch of golf courses, country clubs, and some totally ...

Carmel - Point Lobos, Big Sur, 17-mile drive, Carmel, United States travel blog

Carmel - Point Lobos, Big Sur, 17-mile drive

A travel blog entry by jaredandjen

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... RV wasn't allowed, so we drove into Monterey to get a rental car.  They gave us another HHR (black this time).  Luckily in Monterey there are public lots you can park RVs, so we parked the RV in a public lot in Monterey and left it and Nash for ...

Day 8, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 8

A travel blog entry by hmnowinski

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... sites from John Steinbeck's book, "Cannery Row" and bought bags of candy from an upstairs candy store. Aunt Jess bought me a Monterey sweatshirt from a souvenir shop and Ella and I got best friend, mood necklaces from the aquarium shop ;) We got back in ...

Good friends make for fun times, Monterey, United States travel blog

Good friends make for fun times

A travel blog entry by cmoreforlife

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... four blankets on top was becoming the norm. The next day was slow but I finally got moving and went to check out downtown Monterey. Definitely a cute little area with a few different coffee shops to choose from. I found Peets and for free wifi, i decided ...

Monterey - along the California Coast, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey - along the California Coast

A travel blog entry by brucemcandie

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... ! We had a restaurant window seat at one stage and our lunch view include watching seals play around in the bay as we had our meal. Monterey is just around the corner from Pebble Beach so we took a drive around there, as well as into the local town called ...

Checking in at ExpressJet, Monterey, United States travel blog

Checking in at ExpressJet

A travel blog entry by mayg

... .  Of course, those rattles and shakes are part of the experience of flying props but every once in a while, it is nice to go through a take-off from Monterey where you don't worry whether something is going to fall on you or the person next to ...

Küstencruisen auf dem Highway 1, Monterey, United States travel blog

Küstencruisen auf dem Highway 1

A travel blog entry by michiundantje

... schießen. Nach dem Sonnenuntergang ist die Straße richtig voll, denn alle Fotografen sind wieder on their way... In Monterey wollten wir es eigentlich besser machen, als in Santa Barbara und buchten ein Zimmer in einem der zentralen Hotels. Das ...

Day 9 - Carmel by the Sea, Carmel, United States travel blog

Day 9 - Carmel by the Sea

A travel blog entry by gamarix

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... digestion se fait dans la voiture en parcourant la 17 Mile Drive offrant des vues magnifiques sur la côte entre Carmel and Monterey.   Changement de voiture (eh oui, l’Audi S5 décapotable était libre…) avant de prendre la route ...

Monterey Bay Aquarium, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey Bay Aquarium

A travel blog entry by katieball

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... fish. You could also touch creatures such as star fish and bat rays in the shallow touch pool. The aquarium gets all its water from Monterey Bay which it uses for fish that need sea water before returning it to the Bay. There is even an area of the Bay ...

Lilly! and Happy Birthday Carol!, Monterey, United States travel blog

Lilly! and Happy Birthday Carol!

A travel blog entry by carol_fred

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... pictures.     About 1:00, as we were driving on Rt. 1 we turned a corner and in front of us was Monterey Bay.  A great sight with hang gliders flying over it and sail boats making way.  The campground we stay at is called Monterey ...

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