Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Hi All Hollywood yesterday was brilliant! Had a big travel day today-9 hours of driving in total! Stopped along the way just to take snaps of what was some of the best scenery I have ever seen along the Pacific Highway. We took Route 101 then Route 1 along the coast. We also popped in to Pebble Beach Golf Club for a nose. Stopping off in a place called Salinas tonight (where John Steinbeck is from!) then will be in San Fran by tomorrow late morning. Bring it ...
... was fabulous, and we enjoyed everything .............cuttlefish, jellyfish, big ones like sharks and sunfish, and puffins and penquins, and sea otters swimming on their backs. We put our hands in the touch pools and the staff were excellent and enthusiastic at telling us everything and it was all excellent in the extreme. It's the Farewell Dinner tonight, so we have to get organised for ...
... they had always wanted to try it. Lilly is really into the Magic Tree House books, so this was perfect. We walked home and quickly went to sleep since it was really 3 hours later on our body clocks!
Friday, Oct 4 -
We got up early to be at the RV repair shop in Salinas by 8:00 so we didn't take Lilly to school :-( However, Big Mo was ready and waiting for us so we were off to the Monterey Pines ...
... engineering genius. This is john Steinbeck country and we stayed a night in Monterey, an area which influenced much of his writing.
The spot where James Dean fatally crashed his Porsche in 1955, aged only 24, is also close by.
We stopped at another seal beach, this time a bit more smelly than the children's beach! With male elephant seals doing face offs competing for alpha male position. Fascinating but ...
... they're having one so are we and started to build the fire when Kelly and John who we had met the night prior popped by and asked if we wanted to join them for food in town!! However Garry suggested that they join our feast as we had that much food. They agreed and went into Monterey to get some bits which allowed me to start the fire. I started the fire and then a German couple came over and asked if it was okay to start a fire, as they were keen to do the same. I explained that ...