Travel Blogs from Big Sur, United States

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17 mile drive ,Carmel and big sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

17 mile drive ,Carmel and big sur

A travel blog entry by morganusa

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... a 3 hour drive..we did it in an hour!! Back onto highway 1 for what we thought a better sightseeing drive down to Big Sur. A fantastic coastal road for 26 miles taking in some pretty severe cliff faces and narrow stretches of highway. We arrived for a ...

Winter home to Elephant Seals., Big Sur, United States travel blog

Winter home to Elephant Seals.

A travel blog entry by vietnam_view

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Big Sur is the name for the stretch of coast that runs between Monterey and San Luis Obispo and it's one of the most majestic coast lines you could wish to drive along. I did this in a bit of a hurry years ago and have been eager to come back ever ...

at sea, Off The West Coast Of USA, United States travel blog

at sea

A travel blog entry by tomclaudia

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Sunshine at last.  Warm enough finally to walk around the promenade deck.  3.5 laps is mile Marvey.  All we have seen is lots of water.  Will be in LA in the morning.  Next excitement will be the equator.  Will be at sea for ...

Day 05-1: Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Day 05-1: Big Sur

A travel blog entry by blizz

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... we want the 1 (which runs along the coast) we ended up in San Martin. So this morning our journey continued via Monterey to Big Sur. That's a really nice region with a lot of mountains and ravines next to the sea. We stopped for gas and food in Ragged ...

Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur

A travel blog entry by kibblewhite

Big ...

California cool from Big Sur to Pacifica, Big Sur, United States travel blog

California cool from Big Sur to Pacifica

A travel blog entry by wyldhorsez

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... sequoia and mountains of Yosemite behind we travelled through the heat of the valley into the cool mist of the spectacular Big Sur coast. The winding coastal road traversed endless wave beaten cliffs and golden sandy shores until it finally climbed the ...

Pacific Beach, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Pacific Beach

A travel blog entry by dhjv62a

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We went to the beach at a CA state park.  The water was pretty cold.  The fog rolled in again and we saw sporadic patches of sun and blue sky. We watched the wet suit clad surfers and other people along the beach from our blanket.  One ...

A Yurt in Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

A Yurt in Big Sur

A travel blog entry by winterspring

... their state. One example of this was at our next stop, Treebones Resort on the central coast of California-the area called Big Sur. After leaving Moonstone Beach, we stopped one more time at Hearst Castle (San Simeon) and tourd the more private rooms ...

World's Most Beautiful Places: Julia Pfeiffer, Big Sur, United States travel blog

World's Most Beautiful Places: Julia Pfeiffer

A travel blog entry by malonetravels2

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Up and decided to go to Julia Pfieffer Burns Park and take a nice walk.  It was a beautiful morning and we were early and so there were not many people about.  We were glad to see the waterfall was still flowing into the sand.  From ...

highway 1 coast trip to la...nick watch the road, Big sur, United States travel blog

highway 1 coast trip to la...nick watch the road

A travel blog entry by janicksbrown

... highway 1 n is so dramatic in scenery. Heaps of mansions tucked away on side of cliffs just looking out over the pacific, no beach access just cliff face. Staying night at big sur, old hotel, has chilli night on tonight $10 n free beer tasting. Off we ...

View from Nepenthe, Big Sur, United States travel blog

View from Nepenthe

A travel blog entry by malonetravels2

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... the paddleboats on the lake were quite busy. Made a stop at Trader Joe's in Monterey and then headed down the coast to Pfieffer Big Sur.  It was a beautiful day for the drive and we stopped at several of the pullouts for a view and pictures.  ...

Pazific Coast Highway - Highway 1, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Pazific Coast Highway - Highway 1

A travel blog entry by eybelwutz

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Die schönste Straße der Welt - Bilder sagen mehr als 1000 ...

Big Sur - június 7. (hétfő), Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur - június 7. (hétfő)

A travel blog entry by perec

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... a funkcióját rögtön megértettük, amint az első széllökések a szemünkbe csapták a homokot. Innen továbbmenve a Big Sur egyik fő nevezetességéig, a Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Parkba mentünk, mint a mai utunk legdélebbi pontjáig, ...

Leaving San Francisco For Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Leaving San Francisco For Big Sur

A travel blog entry by buckanddeanne

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... in America.   Our RV site at Fernwood Resort was nestled amongst the tall, shady redwoods and beside the babbling stream known as Big Sur River. We hooked-up the RV then went and sank a couple of beers as a toast to our host, mother-nature. Henry ...

Start of our roadtrip on Pacific Highway 1, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Start of our roadtrip on Pacific Highway 1

A travel blog entry by joyce.kwong

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... hole and the Pacific shoreline :-)       After lunch, we headed down south to drive along the Big Sur, with more sandy beaches and views of the Pacific: sometimes over bridges and canyons.  We took to a little hiking ...

Day 19 - Big Sur, California, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Day 19 - Big Sur, California

A travel blog entry by kiannmac

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... 8 hours driving it was our little oasis in the forest. It was a lovely little motel/general store/restaurant/bar nestled right in the Big Sur forest, surround by red gums! We checked in, got changed and went straight to the bar. After two beers we decided ...

Elephant Seals of Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Elephant Seals of Big Sur

A travel blog entry by healsby

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... allowed us a number of stops to get out of the van and take photos and they all just looked unreal. We drove through Big Sur, which had amazing private beaches and panoramic viewpoints....there wasn't a part of that whole drive that wasn't in some way ...

Driving the Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Driving the Big Sur

A travel blog entry by big_road_trip

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... our last night at Sea Otter House and then next day drove all the way down the beautiful Route 1 along the coast through the Big Sur to Santa Barbara. It is a spectacular winding road right along the cliff tops, but unfortunately it was mostly misty along ...

California Bound, Big Sur, United States travel blog

California Bound

A travel blog entry by philandmaxjones

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... we saw in the Galapagos.  They are thriving in the area which numbers reaching 12,000 along the beaches. Once we arrived in Big Sur we pitched up in a woodland surrounded by large pine trees and some sequoias next to a river.  Very ...

Jul 19, 2010, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Jul 19, 2010

A travel blog entry by smokeyjeau

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Exploring the Big Sur Coast and California Condors, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Exploring the Big Sur Coast and California Condors

A travel blog entry by winterspring

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... was a private tour, so the 4 of us headed off to explore the hiking trails on the coast and in the interior of the Big Sur area. What a day!!! Right off the at, Will looked up and commented that the bird soaring on the air currents above us was awfully ...

Tales of a fall, Lucia, United States travel blog

Tales of a fall

A travel blog entry by lifeofbrian

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... myself. The sun was about to set on us and I was racing to Julia Pfeiffer Burns park, a smaller park south of the more popular Big Sur park. The day-use park closes at 7 p.m. and we arrived at 7:15 p.m. Nobody was around so we went into the park ...

Day Twenty Five - Set Course For Fisherman's Wharf, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Day Twenty Five - Set Course For Fisherman's Wharf

A travel blog entry by timoverton

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... 's Wharf area in time to check-in, relax a little and then head out to the airport. Just The Facts, Please: Started from Big Sur, California at 9:46 am Temperature = 7 degrees C; sun with clouds, everything still very wet from rain Altitude = 67 m ...

I Love California!!!!!, Big Sur, United States travel blog

I Love California!!!!!

A travel blog entry by sammy85430

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Lol...not that much. BUT...after posting earlier today before I left Big Sur I decided to check out its popular Pfeiffer Beach. Im soooo glad I did! It was actually sunny AND HOT lol! I had a great time. Met some people, got some sun and a nap and ...

Just went back to Bug Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Just went back to Bug Sur

A travel blog entry by propyr_teidi

... guy sent us around to the campground to see if they could help us.  We ended up staying in the most random place ever; a big canvas tent with a double bed in it and and electricity! In the evening we went up to the bar and met some cool people there ...

Pacific Coast Highway, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Pacific Coast Highway

A travel blog entry by lsuatmospherics

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... lighter in the automotive section, but we came up empty.  Then we started the drive down the Pacific Coast Highway along the Big Sur coastline. The first third of the trip was rainy.  The middle third was covered in fog.  The road rises a ...

"There's a hummingbird outside my window!"

A travel blog entry by travellingcat1

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... cups. There are a lot of designer and arty shops too. It's cute but not a place to buy stuff. Next we drive to Big Sur, where we are staying at Ripplewood Resort. The drive is beautiful, the views more spectacular than the previous day and we make lots ...

Driving the California coast, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Driving the California coast

A travel blog entry by teamschmidt

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Next, we headed down one of the most beautiful stretches of road that I know.  California's Highway 1 along the Big Sur coast.  It was a gorgeous morning and we were surprised to even come across some elephant seals on the beach with their ...

Big sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big sur

A travel blog entry by clementoss

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Steep mountains diving into the oceans, and curvy dangerous ...

Big Sur, Big Sur, United States travel blog

Big Sur

A travel blog entry by katieball

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... two arches in the rock which the waves broke through. We walked on the beach for 20 minutes. Back in car again, we stopped at the Big Sur River Inn for lunch. I had chicken Caesar salad. On the way back we stopped to look at Bixby Bridge which was built ...

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