Travel Blogs from Monterey, United States

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Livingontheedgeoftheworld,well Minneapolisactually, Monterey, United States travel blog

Livingontheedgeoftheworld,well Minneapolisactually

A travel blog entry by wolfieboy69

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... I could take comfort, safe in the knowledge that I would return for an extended period in October.  Until then, Portland, Monterey, San Francisco and a Green Tortoise bus trip would have to keep me entertained, but as someone famous once said 'I'll ...

Von spektakulären Strassen und einsamen Bäumen, Monterey, United States travel blog

Von spektakulären Strassen und einsamen Bäumen

A travel blog entry by tiszrh

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... zu früh aus dem Bus und erledigte auf dem Nachhauseweg noch kurz die über-kitschige Touristenpromenade von Monterey, wo in ehemaligen Sardinenbüchsenfabriken nun allerlei überteuerte Souvenirs feilgeboten werden. Die farbigen Stelzenhäuschen waren ...

Day 13: Ventura, CA to Carmel, CA., Carmel, United States travel blog

Day 13: Ventura, CA to Carmel, CA.

A travel blog entry by edct

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... did what we did! Our trip north continued after our stop in San Simeon and our objective was to reach either Carmel or Monterey, CA.  The drive along the PCH proved to be tiring though as we wound our way around numerous sharp curves, steep inclines ...

Day 32 - San Fran to Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 32 - San Fran to Monterey

A travel blog entry by kgajlockyer

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... us of Blackpool with its rollercoasters (albeit closed), arcade pier and touristy shops. Not for us.  We continued on our way to Monterey, where we planned to spend the night. A quick stop at Maccas to use their wifi was not the best plan. The wifi ...

Day 4 - Carmel - Point Lobos State Reserve, Carmel, United States travel blog

Day 4 - Carmel - Point Lobos State Reserve

A travel blog entry by neensandpete

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Picked up our rental car this morning. Pete very kindly had ordered an SUV - very cool to drive but unfortunately Nina couldn't see over the steering wheel so had to sit on our two travel pillows to give her a boost. First time for both of us driving an ...

Pebble Beach Golf Links, Monterey, United States travel blog

Pebble Beach Golf Links

A travel blog entry by dorothystokes

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... us it will 'burn' off by 11 and have sunshine - and she was right, but it was back again by 5. Today we are exploring the Monterey Peninsula - made up of 3 areas on the bay - Monterey, Palm Grove and Carmel by the Sea - all very pricey even for old small ...

Days 5 and 6 - Monterey - Whale of a Time, Carmel, United States travel blog

Days 5 and 6 - Monterey - Whale of a Time

A travel blog entry by neensandpete

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Another couple of overcast and cold days in Cali. We had booked two whale watching trips in Monterey in the hope of seeing the worlds biggest animal - the blue whale. Unfortunately he didn't want to play ball, but we saw lots of humpback whales, dolphins ...

Day 10, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 10

A travel blog entry by gstfire

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I went to Monterey Bay today, which is south of San Francisco along the Pacific Ocean. The City of Monterey has a lot of historical places to see including Cannery Row. Cannery Row was once a place that canned sardines but now consist of lots of ...

Highway One, Monterey, United States travel blog

Highway One

A travel blog entry by chris-barbara

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... coaster similar to that at Coney Island. The town is not too touristy but is looking a bit faded now. We stopped overnight at Monterey which has loads of historic sites & buildings - but we found a cosy looking pub on Cannery Row & stayed there all ...

Day Four, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day Four

A travel blog entry by nordloh

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...   Back to day four- we woke up and went for a nice run along the water. On our way out of town, we hit the Monterey Bay Aquarium. We had no idea that this stop would end up being one of our favorites. The jelly fish exhibit was beyond cool!   ...

The Old Saddle Rock Ranch & Steinbeck's Old Haunt, Monterey, United States travel blog

The Old Saddle Rock Ranch & Steinbeck's Old Haunt

A travel blog entry by travel4eternity

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... would like to point out this is probably the first time I've actually wanted to be on a beach.)   We arrived in Monterey towards evening (we found red telephone booths at a gas station stop along the way, my second British reference on this ...

Produce and Plastic Surgery (Day 33), Monterey, United States travel blog

Produce and Plastic Surgery (Day 33)

A travel blog entry by hannahandbrian

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... about the California law and we told her we do...you have to wear a helmet if your under 18.  She was scary. We got into Monterey and found the bike shop.  We went in just to check it out and the man who was working offered to let us leave ...

Scenic highway 1 LA to San Francisco, Monterey, United States travel blog

Scenic highway 1 LA to San Francisco

A travel blog entry by chrisculley

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None of us can believe that we only have a few weeks left of our 90 day journey through the United States of America.  It has been one of the most rewarding journeys I have ever made and my heart is heavy at the prospect of having to leave soon. ...

De Fisherman's Wharf van Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

De Fisherman's Wharf van Monterey

A travel blog entry by dutchdownunder

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Hoera, Marcel is jarig! We verlaten Yosemite National Park en reizen door naar Monterey, aan de kust van Californië. De middag brengen we door aan de Old Fisherman's Wharf, waar we voor morgen alvast een walvistour boeken. We sluiten ons bezoek aan de ...

13. Tag von San Francisco nach Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

13. Tag von San Francisco nach Monterey

A travel blog entry by nikkattor

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... bauen können die Amerikaner wirklich gut. Alles ist sehr anschaulich und zum Ausprobieren aufbereitet. Danach düsten wir nach Monterey am Pacific. Den Abend verbrachten wir im Fisherman's Wharf und in der Cannery Row (alte, jetzt aufgemotzte ...

Monterey ein kurzer Besuch, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey ein kurzer Besuch

A travel blog entry by usareise

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... Kaffee mit Bagel geht die Fahrt los. Wir haben uns für den Freeway entschieden. Die Küstenstraße, der Highway 1, soll ab Monterey deutlich schöner sein. Vorbei an Cupertino und dem Silicon Valley geht die Fahrt im gemütlichen Tempo (65 Meilen) gen ...

Forfærdelig start på Californien turen, Monterey, United States travel blog

Forfærdelig start på Californien turen

A travel blog entry by sidsel_nicolai

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... vi havde var resterne af en pakke mint/melon tyggegummi, som nogen havde efterladt i bilen og 5 dollar. Da vi endelig nåede målet Monterey var det 15 timer siden vi sidst havde spist og vi var bogstaveligt ved at dø af sult. Især Nicolai ;-) Vi kørte ...

Carmel, Carmel, United States travel blog

Carmel

A travel blog entry by thejackson3

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Today we left behind Cambria to head up Highway 1 to Carmel. It was about a 2.5hr journey (without stops) but wow.. What an incredible road! It follows the coastline and is all sharp bends and steep drops. The views are unbelievable, seriously looks like ...

Monterey - Why??, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey - Why??

A travel blog entry by katd

... us well.  So when we first looked at Monterey in the book - there didn't seem to be a problem. Coming into Monterey was straight forward enough, however, instead of being greeted with many golf courses, old Spanish decor and expensive villas, we ...

Day 26 - Monterey Aquarium, Carmel, United States travel blog

Day 26 - Monterey Aquarium

A travel blog entry by wanvigdot

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... de les medusses i les llúdrigues de mar que es podien veure també des de la cafeteria, en estat salvatge, a la Badia de Monterey.   L'exposició de medusses és potser la part més especial de l'aquari. Més de 30 tipus de medusses formen aquesta ...

California, Monterey, United States travel blog

California

A travel blog entry by ma-planete

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... pour le pont du Golden Gate et l'île de l'ancienne prison d'Alcatraz. Puis, nous avons mis le cap au sud, en direction de Monterey, pour la visite de l'aquarium, l'un des plus grands d'Amérique du Nord. Ensuite, nous avons longé la côte de Big Sur ...

Day 25 - Towards the South / Cap al Sud, Carmel, United States travel blog

Day 25 - Towards the South / Cap al Sud

A travel blog entry by wanvigdot

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 No volia marxar de San Francisco sense fer una foto dels cables d'electricitat i telèfon que hi ha als carrers i passen d'un cantó a l'altre de carrer. Un lloc tan modern ! No sabem ben bé per què no els han soterrat.     Cap al ...

California Dreaming, Pacific Grove, United States travel blog

California Dreaming

A travel blog entry by marydavemarcial

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... 23rd and Christmas Eve. We took a winding scenic drive through wine hill country and followed the Pacific coastline along route 1 to Monterey and Pacific Grove. We stumble on the Seven Gables Inn last year and parlayed a one night into three. We loved ...

Day 15 Carmel and the Big Sur, Carmel, United States travel blog

Day 15 Carmel and the Big Sur

A travel blog entry by arealhighlander

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We woke up this morning about 8am. The sleep was comfortable enough although we did have to leave the supplied fan going overnight as the room was a bit warm and the Wayfarer Inn does not do aircon.   Shower time is interesting ...

Walkin' 'Long the Dock in the Bay, Monterey, United States travel blog

Walkin' 'Long the Dock in the Bay

A travel blog entry by trapp1700

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... best painters in there...  we could have come home with at least a dozen pictures from that gallery. Then we headed out to Monterey.  Originally, the plan was to go to Big Sur today.  However, by 11, the clouds showed no sign of ...

Kastelen en de kust, Monterey, United States travel blog

Kastelen en de kust

A travel blog entry by mamasandpapas

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... we niet verwacht te zien.Om een uur of half zes kwamen we aan op de camping Marina Dunes in Marina even voorbij Monterey. We hebben geen boodschappen gedaan en we hebben van restjes heerlijke macaroni gemaakt en José heeft worstjes op de bbq gegooid, ...

Day Two, Carmel, United States travel blog

Day Two

A travel blog entry by nordloh

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We started Day Two with a run on Butterfly Beach, it was the perfect thing to kick start our day! After that we packed up and hit the road to Carmel.         While Google said it would take us four hours, it ended up taking us ...

ROAD TRIP!!, Monterey, United States travel blog

ROAD TRIP!!

A travel blog entry by samlocke3

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... $170 a night it was a little out of our price range! So back in the car we continued driving this dream road until we reached Monterey and some civilisation. Here we managed to find a Days Inn motel and pulled in to get a room. OMG it was like luxury!!! ...

Steinbeck's Cannery Row, Monterey CA, United States travel blog

Steinbeck's Cannery Row

A travel blog entry by nanseaj

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... 2009  After breakfast we walked along the waterfront path to the aquarium where we spent a delightful morning in Monterey's fantastic aquarium with huge tanks and crystal clear displays of not only local undersea life but special exhibits ...

More Carmel, day 1, carmel, United States travel blog

More Carmel, day 1

A travel blog entry by trapp1700

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Ahh, the first day at Carmel.  And were we in for a nice surprise.  We expected Carmel to be cute, with some fun shops.  It not only met our expectations, but exceeded them, and we haven't even gotten to all the fairly tale cottages yet ...

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