Travel Blogs from Big Sur, United States

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Jim & June's Odyssey - 101115 Big Sur, CA, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Jim & June's Odyssey - 101115 Big Sur, CA

A travel blog entry by jimcabay

... the remainder of the coastal trip, we decided to find a hotel room before the sun went down.  The Deetjen’s Big Sur Inn (a National Historic site) was located on the precipice of the steep, shaded Castro Canyon.  Its sprawling outcrops ...

Day 108 - Moss Landing to Big Sur -California(USA), Big Sur, United States travel blog

Day 108 - Moss Landing to Big Sur -California(USA)

A travel blog entry by thekemptons

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Rain! Looked out of the window this morning and it was raining! No walk for the little lady with Daddy, so we are all up early instead. We don't have much of a drive to do today, so we head to the shops for our last food shop in America. Emma will miss ...

Some Big Trees!, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Some Big Trees!

A travel blog entry by timkristacarson

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... an affordable draft from local California breweries, tasty chips and salsa and a nice thin crust pizza.We had thought we would try the Big Sur restaurant in Pfeiffer State Park, but it didn’t seem to have the feel we wanted and Fernwood was more our ...

Leaving Pismo, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Leaving Pismo

A travel blog entry by ozmumgoesus

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After another sleep-in and breakfast, we packed the car and headed for Highway 1 and Big Sur, reportedly one of the best drives in the world. It would have been better to drive it from north to south, rather than south to north, as we were on the wrong ...

Onward, Glamping!, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Onward, Glamping!

A travel blog entry by tinyisgreat

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The first day we spent a couple hours driving south to Big Sur.  It's a big area and all the state park campgrounds were booked.  So, I ended up paying a little more for Ventana Campground, and I wasn't disappointed.  It ended up being one ...

Nov 29, 2012, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Nov 29, 2012

A travel blog entry by gaelen

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Up the California  Coast, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Up the California Coast

A travel blog entry by rose4

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... a few campgrounds, NO running water. We are a little too old to rough it that much! We drove up to  (southern) Big Sur , way further than expected for the day, and stumbled upon this beautiful resort with very friendly people and staff. Got a room, ...

Cruising the coast - First stop Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Cruising the coast - First stop Big Sur

A travel blog entry by kjer_rasmussen

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... . 17.30. Lene havde ikke helt styr på overnatningerne og blev noget overrasket over, at vi skulle overnatte i selve nationalparken Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park. Valget var ganske udmærket, og poolen var hurtigt godkendt af pigerne. Men, men … nu ...

Pacific Coast Highway, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Pacific Coast Highway

A travel blog entry by abarnes

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... . Actually, I'm still not. According to travel guides and Wikipedia, Big Sur is 90 miles of coastline. I started seeing signs for Big Sur restaurants and hotels somewhere between San Simeon & Carmel. I read that the name "Big Sur" is from the ...

Grrrrrrr  & Brrrrr (cold), Big Sur, United States travel blog

Grrrrrrr & Brrrrr (cold)

A travel blog entry by dhjv62a

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The sun was out at Treebones Resort when we arrived.  From what we told, the sun hadn't been seen in 2.5 months.  All they had up until our arrival was fog and rain.  We pitched our tent on a level site and checked out the ...

Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur

A travel blog entry by domandanna

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... It has fantastic displays of seahorses, jelly fish, sharks etc but the kids loved the dressing up box. Drove route 1 the coast road through big sur. Ive been wanting to do the drive since a colleague of mine did it 20 years ago in a convertible. Not ...

Central Coastin' California, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Central Coastin' California

A travel blog entry by camandamy

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... as we only had a few days left to get down to LA and lots to see on the way. We spent the day driving through the Big Sur area, which isn't actually a town but a rather quirky area along the coastal highway. It was a super windy day but we stopped off at ...

The Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

The Big Sur

A travel blog entry by georgetz

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What is the 'Big Sur' you may ask - as did I at a gift shop after lunch. The reply I got began along the lines of "Well, 'Big' means like as in big," which was enough to warrant the snack in the mouth I'd just imagined giving him, "and 'Sur' means south" ...

Big Sur Big Trees, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur Big Trees

A travel blog entry by ryanandpatti

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... otters, sea lion colonies hunting and "arf"-ing, and we got some good pictures. After this little drive, we headed down Hwy 1 toward Big Sur. Our first stop in Big Sur was Point Lobos State Park, where we took a great hike along the shoreline, saw more ...

Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur

A travel blog entry by kimberkoz

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We're here. In Big Sur. And the coastline is spectacular. We spent a lot of the afternoon in Point Lobos -- which featured breathtaking views along the coast,  a sanctuary for sea otters, and a place anyone could spend hours. We're staying at the ...

Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur

A travel blog entry by briannaclark91

Larns and I made the trip California from Yosemite to Big Sur which is below San Fran on the coast. We are planning to meet Steph and Emily in San Francisco!! Woohoo!! We paid to go in the national park at big sur so we could use there showers finally ...

Hwy 1 - Lots of curves, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Hwy 1 - Lots of curves

A travel blog entry by jerry.sue

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We said good bye to Monterey today as we head down the coast through Big Sur on our way to Hearst ...

West Coast, Big Sur, USA travel blog

West Coast

A travel blog entry by upimhonigmond

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... seinen Farmschupfen gesehen zu haben :) Als die Sonne langsam Richtung Horizont sinkt, erreichen wir die Steilküste von Big Sur. An den versteckten Stränden rollen die glitzernden Wellen gleichmässig auf den weissen Sandstrand zu, die ...

Big Sur!, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur!

A travel blog entry by jimmcauliffe

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... to LA beckoned, and we climbed back into the Bus at about 3pm. It took another couple of hours before we were really out of Big Sur, and as the countryside flattened out we passed a beach packed full of elephant seals basking in the late afternoon sun. We ...

Route 1 to Monterey, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Route 1 to Monterey

A travel blog entry by stourwalk

... means we have pictures and can cross it off the todo list! After that we headed on up the road and visited Point sur lighthouse and Bixby bridge before arriving in Monterey and started hunting for somewhere to stay. Eventually ended up in salinas at the ...

Day 36 - Cheese plates & Whale watching, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Day 36 - Cheese plates & Whale watching

A travel blog entry by dcbrown

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We were pretty excited about today as we were joining the 4 Grahams to go to a fancy restaurantin Big Sur where they have lots of Whales!! The morning started as normal...however Melissa made biscuits and gravy (savory buttery scones with a pale sausage ...

Oh goody, a Shower and Hair Dryer, or not., Big Sur, United States travel blog

Oh goody, a Shower and Hair Dryer, or not.

A travel blog entry by beingsue-rdtrip

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... messages?  Well, I heard it from a reliable source that I must stop and get a massage, on the cliffs overlooking the ocean at Big Sur.  I called and they just happen to have one massage open.  I took it!! I was so worried because I did not ...

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

Big Sur Highway and LA

A travel blog entry by stephandshane

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... we would stop but just didn't lol We drove through more winding road (it was starting to get a little annoying lol) and through Big Sur (maybe a town?) and it had some really cute little cabins and places to stay. Had we known we might've stayed the ...

Week 3 of Nature and Cities, Pine Grove To Big Sur, United States travel blog

Week 3 of Nature and Cities

A travel blog entry by justinmichelle

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Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park Yosemite National Park Anthony Chabot Regional Park San Francisco Alcatraz Santa Cruz Big Sur ...

Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur

A travel blog entry by mikebrookedavis

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... continually stopping at "Vista Point's" (lookouts) and at random spots along the road to take photos! We stayed in a tent cabin in Big Sur village, which is basically a tent with a wooden floor and an actual bed.  It did get quite chilly! It was ...

Så er vi på vej til Big Sur, Big Sur, USA travel blog

Så er vi på vej til Big Sur

A travel blog entry by ericandpia

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... hvor vi igen skulle med en bus til Monterey. Det tog ca. 40 minutter. I Monterey havde vi 1 1/2 time at vente på,bussen til BiG Sur. Fandt en hyggelig cafe og faldt i snak med et ægtepar fra området. Så gik turen, med en lille bus, ...

Bord de mer (Highway 1), Point Sur State Historic Park, United States travel blog

Bord de mer (Highway 1)

A travel blog entry by thenonos

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

Cambria to Big Sur

A travel blog entry by shaplandtracker

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... , but I promise they were just napping! Andrew photographed all 300 of them... That night we camped in a state forest campground right in Big Sur... and of course it rained all night! We found a nice warm bar for our dinnerwith a roaring fire, but then ...

WOW, Big Sur, United States travel blog

WOW

A travel blog entry by 5states1month

... mountains but we couldnt do these as they were shut due to the high risk of flash flooding (we were very disappointed?!?) As we left Big Sur the heavens opened and we have had to stop driving and pull into a motel which is nice and cheap!! Love to ...

Day 1, Redwood City to Big Sur, United States travel blog

Day 1

A travel blog entry by berryfamily

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... however stop to see the beautiful coastline from a few vista points while Derek looked for a new place to surf. We landed in Big Sur around 4pm and found a beautiful RV/campground along the river. Emily ran the rapids on a air mattress while the dogs ...

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