Travel Blogs from Monterey, United States

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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Coastline driving, Carmel, United States travel blog

Coastline driving

A travel blog entry by colmandmaureen

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... and we found our new Countdown. It was called safeways and we knew it was probably the best we would get whilst being in the states. We picked up our dinner for the next two nights which would be pasta! We are limited to what we can cook on the stove but ...

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 ...

Pacific Grove and Monterey Sights, Pacific Grove, United States travel blog

Pacific Grove and Monterey Sights

A travel blog entry by stellarachaella

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Found a great little vacation rental town home in Pacific Grove, in walking distance to downtown as well as Monterey. Pacific Grove is a great little ocean-side town with a slow pace of life and lots of old homes. A good percentage of the homes were built ...

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.  ...

Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by youngfamily

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... watched the sun set over the ocean before randomly driving back through residential streets looking at Christmas lights. Headed into downtown Monterey for dinner before stumbling across a huge Christmas tree in the grounds of their municipal ...

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 ...

We do like to be beside the SEASIDE.., Monterey, United States travel blog

We do like to be beside the SEASIDE..

A travel blog entry by notdunnroaming

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... marine sanctuary outsizing the Grand Canyon with its 276 miles of shoreline and 4,601square nautical miles of ocean, which has Monterey Canyon beneath---one of North America's biggest and deepest underwater canyons at more than two miles deep. Having ...

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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Along the California Coast, Carmel, United States travel blog

Along the California Coast

A travel blog entry by emileeh

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    I spent a ridiculously short time at Carmel beach, which was gorgeous with its white sand beach and rocky landscape.  The water was pretty cold.  It basically felt like Florida water in February.  I really should have ...

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 ...

California, USA, Monterey, United States travel blog

California, USA

A travel blog entry by onourtravels

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... our 24hr crash pad - the Hilton Garden Inn. If the greeting we had was anything to go by we had high hopes for Monterey haven received a suite upgrade & complimentary breakfast. Personal thanks to Pamela by the way! Monterey is all about the sea & ...

USA Road Trip - A Day in Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

USA Road Trip - A Day in Monterey

A travel blog entry by nath_and_rach

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Today we chilled out in Monterey, a lovely coastal town, renowned for whale watching. The sun was shining, it was short weather to be sure. We took a walk down to the pier to enjoy the sea view and were greeted by sea lions squawking their own language. ...

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 ...

The Big Sur, Monterey, United States travel blog

The Big Sur

A travel blog entry by millsontour

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... as we waited for that days delivery we found time to have breakfast at the Buena Vista- a really great atmosphere. Set off to Monterey and arrived while the town was having a Farmer's Market so great fruit to be had. We stayed in the Monterey Hotel which ...

Zwischen den Welten, Carmel-by-the-Sea, United States travel blog

Zwischen den Welten

A travel blog entry by maggilene

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Heute ist unsere San Francisco-Woche am Ende angelangt. Es geht weiter. Wir sind ab jetzt also immer mit dem Auto unterwegs und werden durch das Land reisen. In der nächsten Woche fahren wir an der Küste Kaliforniens weiter in den Süden. ...

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 ...

Hearst Castle to Monterey, we'll Pacific Ocean, Monterey, United States travel blog

Hearst Castle to Monterey, we'll Pacific Ocean

A travel blog entry by familyhill2014

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Really fantastic drive.......everyone a bit sore from horse riding. Simon vowing never to go on horse again. It was fantastic views to the ocean though... Pacific Ocean we want to live here, we had Bubba Gump ( never want another shrimp again) , Johnny ...

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