Travel Blogs from Monterey, United States

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Scuba Divers, Sardines and Seals, Monterey, United States travel blog

Scuba Divers, Sardines and Seals

A travel blog entry by bekandjesse

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... and funny movie. We then headed up in the world, literally! Up the Californian coast, through Los Padres National Forest to Monterey. California is quite a long state so we spent the night in Los Padres National Forest (Thanks again Mum and Dad for the ...

Monterey Aquarium & Monty, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey Aquarium & Monty

A travel blog entry by wolftrails

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Vroom vroom over the american highways... We arrived in Monterey too early to check into our hotel. We had an hour or two to kill before meeting up with Jennifer so we decided to grab an early lunch. We ended up at the Bubba Gump Shrimp Co... Yup, they ...

Road block, Carmel, United States travel blog

Road block

A travel blog entry by steve-claire

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... yum yum.  I didn’t go for the chowder, but Steve said it was very nice.  Tomorrow we are going to head over to Monterey – going to go and have a look at Cannery Row.  Read the book when I was in school, so not that long ago and ...

Carmel by the Sea, Carmel, United States travel blog

Carmel by the Sea

A travel blog entry by edandali

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After we left San Francisco we continued driving South on the coast road and came upon a place called Carmel by the Sea, which was recommended as a stop off point by Keith Williams (friend from work), and what a great recommendation it was! We stopped ...

Cottages and Coastlines, carmel, United States travel blog

Cottages and Coastlines

A travel blog entry by trapp1700

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Wow, talk about a fantastic day... We started off the morning slowly, taking it easy and not getting out the door until about 10:30. First stop this morning was to hunt for the fairy tale cottages.  Which, surprisingly, few people know ...

USA 2011, Monterey, United States travel blog

USA 2011

A travel blog entry by markvb3196

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... on the net and find somewhere we could get gluten free for Bek. We found a place not far from the motel called The Monterey Cookhouse, very nice all wood-smoked steaks and pizzas. They looked after Bek really well the waiter knew what we were talking ...

Day 30 - Monterey - California, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 30 - Monterey - California

A travel blog entry by traceystravels

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... stay we headed to Monterey. After a day of winding roads we thought our legs could do with a stretch and walked through downtown Monterey and stumbled on a 1950s car show, complete with Californian retro rock band, so hung out there for a few tunes for ...

Sunday...day of rest, carmel, United States travel blog

Sunday...day of rest

A travel blog entry by trapp1700

Not a whole lot to report for today really.  We went to the art show, which was much smaller than we expected. But we did see some nice artwork.  Then we did some shopping around town.  Other than that and a nap, the only other thing of ...

Sun Shiny Day, Monterey, United States travel blog

Sun Shiny Day

A travel blog entry by gildo

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Heading out back to the frozen tundra of Wisconsin tomorrow, I guess the weekend was in the single digits and now the week is slowly warming up so that is good timing for me.  Today is a sunny day here and it is not that deceiving sun either.  ...

First day in Carmel, carmel, United States travel blog

First day in Carmel

A travel blog entry by trapp1700

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Our first view of the morning is well worth the cost of this place.  It's off to a wonderful start.  Vagabond's House Inn is very cute. We expected to sleep in this morning, but both of us were anxious to get going and see what we could see, ...

California's Central  West Coast, Monterey,Paso Robles,Morro Bay, United States travel blog

California's Central West Coast

A travel blog entry by steppingout

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... home base (home  to the summer of love 1968 concert with Janis Joplin/Jimmy Hendrix/The Who).  Checked out the Monterey Aquarium (incredible), Carmel-by-the-Sea, watched the seals and sea lions at the Fisherman's Wharf and explored tidal pools ...

Shopping in Gilroy, Monterey, United States travel blog

Shopping in Gilroy

A travel blog entry by theborksinusa

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... für heute Nacht zu suchen. Den haben wir etwas weiter südlich wieder an der Küste, nämlich im schönen Örtchen Monterey gefunden, wo wir jetzt auf dem Veteran Memorial State Park stehen. Zum Abendessen haben uns ein paar Rehe auf der angrenzenden ...

On our way back to LA via Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

On our way back to LA via Monterey

A travel blog entry by mezzaandyort

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... and we had free drinks. He was rather entertaining and well dining here was an experience but he was friendly and harmless. We drove to Monterey and booked into our motel. Monterey is a nice small seaside town. Our room is really nice room was such a nice ...

Oct 21, 2013, Monterey, United States travel blog

Oct 21, 2013

A travel blog entry by stjau

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One week in Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

One week in Monterey

A travel blog entry by winterhawk

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... you are being transported from one place to another as if by magic.  It's days like this that sailors live for. Monterey Harbor is a snug little spot.  It is created by two curving breakwaters.  They're like two great arms curving ...

It's such a perfect day, Monterey, United States travel blog

It's such a perfect day

A travel blog entry by lindsaygauge

... and by late afternoon we reach our first town, 'the man with no name's' Carmel, and on to the nearby fishing town of Monterey.  We finished our incredible drive at our hotel in Salinas and tucked into a huge meal at the Big Bear Diner. ...

Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by lisartw

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... everywhere look so different in the dark plus Lee'd had a few Stellas and I was driving. We took a 'detour' through old downtown Monterey, which was nice enough before finding the highway and luckily enough leading us to the exit we need for our hotel. I ...

Goodbye San Francisco !, Monterey, United States travel blog

Goodbye San Francisco !

A travel blog entry by aetravellers

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... size. It's an automatic and very basic inside. We didn't drive very much today which left us some time to explore Monterey and it's Fisherman's Wharf. More rustic the  the one in San Francisco and actually nicer and quieter. Loads of seals and ...

Sea Wolf II, Monterey, United States travel blog

Sea Wolf II

A travel blog entry by cheesblog

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... i lodge del parco e ci mangiamo un panino imperiale!!! Rimontati in macchina Carli si addormenta ed in un'atmosfera surreale arriviamo a Monterey... surreale perchè fa un freddo pazzesco, c'è tutta nebbia, che non vedi a 10 metri... il nostro albergo è ...

Hearst Castle, Carmel, United States travel blog

Hearst Castle

A travel blog entry by yaya7

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We were up for an early start today for the 3 hour drive to Hearst Castle.  We were on the road at 8:15 and were happy to find that the ride only took 2.5 hours - thanks Mary Jane.  Heidii had already been to Hearst Castle and Mary Jane's ...

Monterey HI, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey HI

A travel blog entry by lisartw

... there was a queue out the door. So we decided to forget that and drove to 17 mile drive, which is a scenic coastal drive around the Monterey peninsular. It was cloudy and a bit chilly when we woke up but by the time we got past the gate, parked up and had ...

Welcome to the hotel California., Carmel, United States travel blog

Welcome to the hotel California.

A travel blog entry by dan_tess

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... our next destination now. Fourth of July will soon be here so we expect everywhere to be crazy. San Fran, Whale watching in Monterey, or Yosemite National Park are all possible options. Song lyrics for this post are courtesy of Mr Tyler and Mr Perry, a ...

San Juan Bautista and Beyond, Carmel, United States travel blog

San Juan Bautista and Beyond

A travel blog entry by yaya7

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... police officer with radar, but he didn't stop us, thank goodness.  We stopped to pick up a rotisserie chicken at Whole Foods in Monterey, but they were out, so we continued on to Carmel, and picked one up at Safeway.   Then it was on to the ...

A Day in Big Sur, Carmel, United States travel blog

A Day in Big Sur

A travel blog entry by yaya7

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We had high hopes of a 9 am departure, but by the time we were up, showered, dressed, had breakfast of bacon & eggs and gassed up Ms. Goldy, it was 10:30.  It was a little overcast at first, but by the time we left, it was another picture ...

Monterey and Pacific Grove, Carmel, United States travel blog

Monterey and Pacific Grove

A travel blog entry by yaya7

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After a hearty breakfast of bacon and eggs we loaded up Ms. Goldy about 10 a.m. and headed to Monterey. It promised to be a beautiful day, with the sun shining brightly as we headed out. The owner of our house had generously left us 10 passes to the ...

Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by mrmrsgullis

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Today we have been round Monterey and its been beautiful . Slow paced laid back great scenery . We had a lazy morning and set off around noon parked up and wandered towards he pier - old fashioned lots of fresh fish and sweet shops along the way we passed ...

A Day in Carmel, Carmel, United States travel blog

A Day in Carmel

A travel blog entry by yaya7

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After a good nights sleep, we were ready to venture out for our first full day in Carmel. The weather was very cool for these Louisiana girls, but the sun came out and it was a beautiful day - approximately 60 degrees.  Unfortunately, we had a ...

The Bay: Monterey, California, Monterey, United States travel blog

The Bay: Monterey, California

A travel blog entry by gapelechsgowest

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We spent a short morning in Los Angeles yesterday morning, before heading north toward Monterey Bay. The drive there was only a couple hours, but it took us longer than that – Big Sur is on the way, and the coastline there is fantastic. In the east, ...

Some time between 10th & 14th August, Monterey, United States travel blog

Some time between 10th & 14th August

A travel blog entry by sara.tari

... further south, the aim was to find somewhere for the night somewhere along "big sur" before we had our accommodation booked in Monterey, and then another hostel about 45 mins from san fran in a little place called pigeon point, an amazing place in the ...

Our vacation in 1985, Monterey, United States travel blog

Our vacation in 1985

A travel blog entry by c.i.222

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... which pump it in continuously from Monterey Bay." . . . .   . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . LOS ANGELES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . On our ...

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