Travel Blogs from Monterey, United States

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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 ...

Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by aschi

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Von Jackson ging die Reise weiter nach Sacramento, dort besuchten das eindrueckliche Eisenbahnmuseum. Anschliessend fuhren wir durch die weite Ebene westwaerts. Unser Ziel: Capitola. Eine kleine pulsierende Hafenstadt mit einem grossen ...

First part of the day, Monterey, United States travel blog

First part of the day

A travel blog entry by ingridswing

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The weather was great so we had a nice breakfast in the Garden of the Rose Garden Inn. See pictures of the hotel and the garden. After that we pakken our stuff again and went to Oakland Airport. After the show in Santa Barbara on Sunday isaac Will join ...

Carmel and Beyond, Carmel, United States travel blog

Carmel and Beyond

A travel blog entry by barnerin

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Drove down the coast in record high temperatures (hit 90).  top down. through Big Sur with a stop for coffee in a bus. then saw the elephant seals trying to cool themselves on the beach.  saw hard core ...

Golden Gate Bridge, Monterey, United States travel blog

Golden Gate Bridge

A travel blog entry by mrmrsgullis

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... a GPS since ours decided not to work I did t want to end up in the ghetto. Back over the bridge and drove down to Monterey the scenery along the highway 1 is mind blowing . After getting a little lost ( haha) and stopping at Denny's we arrived at the ...

Out of the Nest, Carmel, United States travel blog

Out of the Nest

A travel blog entry by barnerin

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Left the Claremont after Erin's brother Dan helped pack the trunk --- expertly so that we can have the top down on the trip. pit stop at Jeremy's in Berkeley for Barn's "driving mocs" which just happen to be Prada.  As we are driving over ...

Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by luvntravln

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You visit Monterey, California to do a couple of things: Drive the 17-Mile drive along the coast (we did that during our last trip), and visit the Monterey Aquarium - we did! ...

Highway 1 Roadtrip, Highway 1, United States travel blog

Highway 1 Roadtrip

A travel blog entry by markandjen

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... seals relaxing by the pier & on docked dingy boats! We then walked up to Cannery Row; a small district of Monterey with old canneries that were used for tinning sardines, now converted into shopping centres. With the number of motels throughout ...

We have Arrived!, Carmel, United States travel blog

We have Arrived!

A travel blog entry by yaya7

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... nbsp;  After seeing our beautiful accommodations and unpacking the car, Nancy called to say she was waiting for her pick up at the Monterey Airport. And then there were 6.  We stopped at the grocery on the way back to the house to purchase a few ...

Pebble Beach and More (Our Last Day), Carmel, United States travel blog

Pebble Beach and More (Our Last Day)

A travel blog entry by yaya7

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... nursery first and dropped Nancy off, while we did a quick run to the town. Bobbie had purchased some delicious roasted pecans at the Monterey Market and some of the others wanted to buy more of these - so we headed out to find Jeffrey's in Carmel Valley. ...

Exploring Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Exploring Monterey

A travel blog entry by linwoodmo

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Today we explored Monterey. Wildlife watching, interspersed with lunch and a drink or two at various establishments. Then thanks to a hotel receptionist who has no concept of walking distances, a 5 mile hike to the mall, it was however interesting and ...

San Francisco to Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

San Francisco to Monterey

A travel blog entry by schoolhouse

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... guessed).  Clam chowder in the same small diner I sat down in, 12 years ago, still tastes pretty good.  Apparently Monterey has grown from a sardine cannery town and although there are tourists here, it has lost none of it’s ...

Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by r_wethereyet

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... of the canneries not only overfished the sardine population but polluted the sea with their waste. After the collapse of the Monterey Canning industry, when asked what happened to the sardines, Dr. Ed Ricketts, a marine biologist replied ...

Monterey, Monterey, USA travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by bjerrelaursen

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... aftensmad. Trods mange gode muligheder endte det med en sandwich fra Starbucks, som vi tog med hjem og spiste på hotellet. Monterey blev et hyggeligt stop på vej ned ad Californiens vestkyst. I morgen tager vi videre til Pizmo Beach, det bliver ...

Day 13 - San Francisco to Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 13 - San Francisco to Monterey

A travel blog entry by jannals

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... the many vista points overlooking one such beach and enjoyed the cold pizza from last night and some fruit before carrying on to Monterey. Arriving around 3pm, we parked up the RV on the beach front in Monterey and walked through the pedestrian streets of ...

Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey

A travel blog entry by glesme

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Decided to head to the Aquarium and see the Sea Otters. They were super cute and quite big. When we arrived they had been fed. Some of their food was hidden in dog toys which had been dropped to the bottom of their tank. They had to dive down to find it. ...

My birthday present to myself, Monterey, United States travel blog

My birthday present to myself

A travel blog entry by bashleyf

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... so early is that I hit no traffic what so ever leaving L.A. There was traffic going into L.A. but none going out. I made it to Monterey pretty early too, around 1 or 2 or so. I went to Cannery Row and Old Fisherman's Wharf, which are the only things I ...

Pebble Beach!, Monterey, United States travel blog

Pebble Beach!

A travel blog entry by shellingtons

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... for Monday morning.  We were up early Monday to make the 50 minute drive from Santa Cruz to Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula. We arrived to a calm overcast morning with our clubs over our shoulders and ready to take on the iconic Pebble Beach ...

Monterey Voyage, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey Voyage

A travel blog entry by tnanoble

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Woke up in no real rush, but we showered and ate breakfast and got on the road to make our way towards Monterey and Big Sur. We drove to Monterey, parked in the backstreets and walked down to the waters edge where the touristy section is. It's a cute ...

BIG SUR, Monterey, United States travel blog

BIG SUR

A travel blog entry by srhodes

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... to shop here, but find Flannagan's Pub and get fish and chips, the best I think I have ever had!  We continue to Monterey, the coastal town I have been looking so forward to visiting. Since it is so late in the day, we decide to spend the night ...

Monterey Bay Aquarium, Monterey, United States travel blog

Monterey Bay Aquarium

A travel blog entry by srhodes

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... play our music on our Ipod, Pandora and we are very happy about that!!! This leaves us just enough time to go to the Monterey Bay Aquarium which is downtown on Cannery Row, right on the ocean. The street is lined with small gift shops and restaurants and ...

Leaving PG, Pacific Grove, United States travel blog

Leaving PG

A travel blog entry by lovetotrek

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... do this. Oh yeah, we have been counting license plates like last year. In the first six days on this trip, we actually got all 50 states except CT, DE, and RI and DC. By now, the only ones we haven't seen are CT and RI. We are finding these much ...

Beautiful Pacific Grove, our home away from home!, Pacific Grove, United States travel blog

Beautiful Pacific Grove, our home away from home!

A travel blog entry by lovetotrek

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... hiker and originally was going to Yosemite, but the fires near Half Dome changed those plans. Anyway, great dinner at Ichi-Riki, a Monterey Peninsula Japanese restaurant which was a favorite of my parents. Nice to see and catch up with all of them. ...

Fishy., Monterey, United States travel blog

Fishy.

A travel blog entry by stoo

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... hostel and light house right on the coast.  Lovely views all around and a very comfortable stay. We pushed on to Monterey where everything takes something of a fishy feel.  It's a small-ish, popular fishing resort a few hours drive south.  ...

Day 39 - San Jose to Santa Cruz to Monterey, Monterey, United States travel blog

Day 39 - San Jose to Santa Cruz to Monterey

A travel blog entry by pippatilbury

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... big hills of Big Sur tomorrow. We cycled through rolling fields and the Artichoke capital of America- exciting times. As we cycled into Monterey we were joined by another cyclist who decided to guide us into the town as he had nothing better to do. He ...

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