Travel Blogs from Monterey, United States

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Return to San Clemente and base, Monterey, United States travel blog

Return to San Clemente and base

A travel blog entry by brianprescott

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Up early and forego an early brekky for the promise of a blockbuster at Ragged Point. Due to "Kodak" stops on the coastal route back, especially at Big Sur, we just missed breakfast and settled for a cracking lunch after a picturesque wander through the ...

Day 9 Historic Monterey - Sardines & Architect, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 9 Historic Monterey - Sardines & Architect

A travel blog entry by nicolawatts

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... do a history walk in monterey.   We followed the  'Path of History Walk' which went by many of monterey's historic buildings and some interesting architecture. What we didn't know was that Robert Louis Stevenson (Scottish author of Treasure ...

Sep 20, 2011, Carmel, United States travel blog

Sep 20, 2011

A travel blog entry by cmbirdy48

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Day 18 - Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 18 - Monterey

A travel blog entry by pepemon

Monterey Park, Monterey Bay, Cannery Row Breaking ...

Day 23 Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 23 Monterey

A travel blog entry by billandkaz

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Day 22 15th September 2016 Monterey Managed to sleep most of the night thank goodness and as we were both still feeling very poorly we decided to give the aquarium a miss today and stay home and rest. Bill had bought some basic breakfast supplies and I ...

Play Misty for Me & Make My Day!, Carmel, United States travel blog

Play Misty for Me & Make My Day!

A travel blog entry by rmhtraveller

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... I was glad to see that once we had reset the GPS, we were soon on flat ground again and quickly made our way south toward Monterey via the Pacific Coast Highway. Once we had sorted Tom Tom out, we could marvel at the wonderful scenery that was out ...

17 Mile, Monterey, United States travel blog

17 Mile

A travel blog entry by ricochet

Montery Fisherman Wharf, 17 Mile, Pebble ...

Big Sur to Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Big Sur to Monterey

A travel blog entry by shaplandtracker

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After a morning walk in Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park to warm up after a wet night, we set off towards Monterey (made famous in John Steinbeck's novels). After getting a motel room and hanging up the dripping tent, we took a night time driving ...

We stayed in Monterey all day today, Monterey, United States travel blog

We stayed in Monterey all day today

A travel blog entry by shaplandtracker

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We followed a self guided walking tour of historic Monterey in the morning looking at old Adobe buildings and getting a better understanding of the procession from native - spanish - mexican - american rule in California. After lunch we visited ...

San Fran sites and on to Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

San Fran sites and on to Monterey

A travel blog entry by maureen.collins

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... way out of town along the 101 again - a task very slowly done from the Golden Gate Bridge - but we made it. I wanted to make Monterey in time to go to the Aquarium there. Unfortunately, this seems to be the theme of this trip - not quite. We pulled up ...

Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by stevencarlyle

One ...

Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by garethbirduk

Monterey ...

Last Day in Carmel!, Carmel, United States travel blog

Last Day in Carmel!

A travel blog entry by dkotarek

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 Today is our last day here in Carmel, we've had lots of fun in the Monterey Bay.  It started off as a slow morning, which was fine by me! by the time we left the house it was 11:00!!!  Our first stop was at a Rite Aid store where I really ...

Driving down the California coast, Monterey to Cambria, United States travel blog

Driving down the California coast

A travel blog entry by dharway

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... of San Francisco. Gilli was thrilled as this was her first time on the cablecars. Yesterday we took the iconic Greyhound bus from SF to Monterey where we picked up a rental car and stayed in a hotel with fireplace (ok, so it was a gas one, but warm and ...

Coast Highway and Garage Gallery closing show, Monterey, United States travel blog

Coast Highway and Garage Gallery closing show

A travel blog entry by malonetravels2

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Taxes were done early, and paid before heading out on this vacation!!! No rain so easy break down and load up heading back to Berkeley.  Got to Berkeley and got settled in the cottage.  Paul arrived and got us taken care of us on keys for the ...

Monterey Aquarium, Carmel, United States travel blog

Monterey Aquarium

A travel blog entry by davidthomas48

Spent the morning at the Monterey Aquarium - it was fantastic.  Then shopped for the green buckets, and returned to Carmel via Pebble beach's 17Mile Road. Dinner at Carmel Mission Ranch again but we walked! We will not do that again. ...

Night 19: Tale of 2 Wharfs, Monterey, United States travel blog

Night 19: Tale of 2 Wharfs

A travel blog entry by splencner

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... their sleeping mothers. There were dozens of quiet seals hauled out fir the night. We returned to the hotel, got tacos from downtown Monterey's only fast food place and went to sleep in a much nicer room than we woke up in today. And it was 1/3 the ...

The trip to Washington, and thereof., Monterey, United States travel blog

The trip to Washington, and thereof.

A travel blog entry by dragonytelady

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Okay, we left here at about 11:30 pm, and just headed on down the road. Drove all night, stopping for gas and to eat food and other necessary stuff. Route 1 was very foggy, so I totally missed the turn for 156 East. Went along a while and thought, ...

The Coast Highway, Pacific Grove, United States travel blog

The Coast Highway

A travel blog entry by jimbojackson

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Stopped at a gas station about half way through what is shaping up to be the most beautiful ride I have ever been on. We started out this morning in Palmdale, in what is known as the high desert. As we cruised down Highway 14 it was mid-morning and the ...

Big seals, big whales and big bridges = Big Sur, Monterey, United States travel blog

Big seals, big whales and big bridges = Big Sur

A travel blog entry by maryham

... lucked out to see some passing by. Because today was the shortest day of the year it was nearly dark when we arrived in Monterey.  Fisherman's wharf is the main tourist hub for Monterey so we decided to take a walk. It is still a working wharf so we ...

Day 7 Mendocino to Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 7 Mendocino to Monterey

A travel blog entry by nicolawatts

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Total driven : 286 miles Total: 1412 miles For those of you who have asked: Neil's back is a lot better now. Thank you for your concern. And apparently it was not caused by either 1) the soft bed at the Shelburne Inn in Long Beach, or 2) the car ...

Tag 53 - Ab an die Küste! Vorwärts Marsch!, Monterey, USA travel blog

Tag 53 - Ab an die Küste! Vorwärts Marsch!

A travel blog entry by fabbda

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... . Kurz die Zähne geputzt, die Karte studiert und schon sass sie im Cockpit. Willkommen im hochtourigen Höllenzug nach Monterey an die kalifornische Küste (Danke den Benzin-Sponsoren). Madame hatte kein Bock mehr auf Pampa, Steine, Natur, ...

Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by wolberg007

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... del mar viendo las nutrias y muriéndonos de frío.   Ya en la noche nos fuimos a cenar al Rest más popular de Monterey, un lugarcito Italiano donde comimos bien y fuimos muy bien atendidos.   Y adivinen qué?, llegamos directo a ...

Day 29 - Goodbye San Jose, Hello Monterey!, Pacific Grove, United States travel blog

Day 29 - Goodbye San Jose, Hello Monterey!

A travel blog entry by dcbrown

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... . Our plan was to spend the night in Santa Cruz again, however it was so busy so we decided to keep heading down to Monterey. Sarah and Josh had just arrived there so we were looking forward to seeing them and spending some time with them too. On the way ...

Day 30 - Lover's Point Kayaking, Pacific Grove, United States travel blog

Day 30 - Lover's Point Kayaking

A travel blog entry by dcbrown

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We woke up pretty early so headed down to park by Lover's Point where they rent Kayaks. It looks like most car parks only allow 2 hour parking but luckily there are loads of residential streets nearby that you can park all day with no limitations. The ...

Mustangen er i hus :o), Monterey, United States travel blog

Mustangen er i hus :o)

A travel blog entry by sussiogthomas

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... ; Vi skal være i LA på søndag, hvor vi har bestilt hotel i Marina Del Rey ved vandet. Så idag har vi holdt pause i Monterey. Og imorgen går turen længere sydpå hvor vi også besøger "The Danish Capitol of USA" Solvang, det skal nok blive sjovt. ...

Bike to Lover's Point on Pacific Coastal Trail, Monterey, United States travel blog

Bike to Lover's Point on Pacific Coastal Trail

A travel blog entry by malonetravels2

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Up and went down to the harbor to see what we could see.  Went to the Deli again for breakfast but owner was not in a very good mood because he came and told Robert he did not like our cords spread out everywhere and we could leave, so we did. ...

Monterey Bay Aquarium and an evening by the pool, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey Bay Aquarium and an evening by the pool

A travel blog entry by barneywalker

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... Cannery Row. It has a very relaxed, shabby chic feel and we enjoyed pottering slowly towards the aquarium. We reached the vast Monterey Bay Aquarium and with pre-booked tickets happily in hand went past the long ticket queues to the entrance. We had ...

Day 33 - Phones & Beach Sunset, Pacific Grove, United States travel blog

Day 33 - Phones & Beach Sunset

A travel blog entry by dcbrown

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This morning we were out of cereals and thought we'd treat ourselves to a nice breakfast so headed to the Red House Cafe. It's a really cute little place with mason jars for drinks and the food was cooked really well! Darren had the normal cooked ...

Played Pebble Beach, Pebble Beach, United States travel blog

Played Pebble Beach

A travel blog entry by techhobo

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I got up extra early in preparation for my nerve-racking chance to play arguably the best public golf course in the world (at least top 3 by anyone's book). Anyone can play it, but is financially straining for any rational human being.. but I couldn't ...

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