Travel Blogs from Monterey, United States

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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, ...

Santa Maria via the Big Sur, Pacific Grove, United States travel blog

Santa Maria via the Big Sur

A travel blog entry by teamhayes

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Up early as we were both so excited to drive the Big Sur! Every picture documented of some sort of American road trip will always include the Big Sur and we couldn't wait to see the sights along the stretch of road from Carmel to San Simeon. Lots of ...

Charming Carmel, Carmel, United States travel blog

Charming Carmel

A travel blog entry by dhkidd

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... .  We spoke of John Steinbeck and Kelly was sorry he did not have time to find some canned sardines.   "Cannery Row in Monterey in California is a poem, a stink, a grating noise, a quality of light, a tone, a habit, a ...

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 ...

La journée des animaux marins, Carmel, United States travel blog

La journée des animaux marins

A travel blog entry by karineetxavier

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... ès vert foncé, et ciel bleu (et bien sûr des otaries). On repart vers the old Fisherman's warf à Monterey. C'est une jetée sur laquelle on trouve une enfilade de petites bicoques aux couleurs pastel (bleu, jaune, rose) abritant ...

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 ...

Day 6, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 6

A travel blog entry by lola_astle

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... -the-Sea, which was very pretty and had a nice beach with big surf and was freezing.  We stayed the night in Monterey at a place called Asilomar, which was designed by a female architect in the early 1900’s and was originally a YWCA. It is ...

Travelling highway 1, Monterey, United States travel blog

Travelling highway 1

A travel blog entry by mathos

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... see views on one side and beautiful valleys and forests on the other. We stopped quite a few times as Andrew was desperate to see a condor. Not sure if we did or not but did see some sort of black bird miles up in the air. We made our camp in ...

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 ...

Carmel-by-the-sea, Carmel-by-the-Sea, United States travel blog

Carmel-by-the-sea

A travel blog entry by skaiiskaiiskaii

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... the beach for a few hours, dipping our feet in the sea and cooking nicely. The beach is much nicer than that in Monterey: I would choose Carmel beach over Monterey any day. We even saw wild Dolphins playing in the water which was amazing! There are ...

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 ...

Penultimate Sleep Accom, Monterey, United States travel blog

Penultimate Sleep Accom

A travel blog entry by riddle

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$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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