Travel Blogs from Carmel
... Gate bridge and up to Muir Woods. Today was the first day that there was heavy fog since we arrived and you could barely see 5 meters ahead as went across the bridge. We have been very lucky with beautiful weather on this whole trip, but especially here in San Francisco where this type of weather is so rare. We drove up to Muir Woods, which is an incredibly windy road, with hair pin bends, and today it was so foggy ...
... he'll turn lesbian than me!!
Dinner at a Greek restaurant with odd but yummy Moussaka (never seen one with rice in it before) and a roasted goat cheese & tomato salad. Yummy.
Perused a shop after dinner and for once Julia & I came out empty handed and Jeff had a buying spree.
Really like Carmel-by-the-sea, it's a shame we can't spend more time here but have lots of windy roads to navigate tomorrow. Eyes drooping ...
... the hills near her aunt's house. It is apparently the lattice capital of the world, or at least the US :) The rolling yellow hills and the serenity is really nice. At that point we earned our dinner climbing the hills and I decided to make omelets... I burned them a little, and the frying pan, and it was more scrambled than omelet, but still not bad with onions and mushrooms and cheddar.
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We met up again with our fellow Lamplighter traveler friends later at breakfast. It was a pity to have to leave this relaxed and enjoyable Carmel scene but we had a 6 hr drive to Los Angeles ahead of us. So, we exchanged emails, said our farewells and got away by 9 am. The two Canadian couples seemed keen to ...
... so we could walk a route suggested by friend Charlotte Fischer, BUT absolutely NO parking spaces there OR in the next three parking lots we encountered. Finally found THE LAST space in Weston Beach Loop. We then hiked back toward the Cyprus Grove area. Fairly easy hike (especially when compared to what Bonna put me through in Pinnical area a couple of days ago). Great seascape, lots of sea lions, and fast moving clouds and fog. Looked like a ...
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Between 3rd and 4th Avenues on San Carlos Street, Carmel | Hotelfrom $138
5th And San Carlos, Carmel | 2 star hotelfrom $152
Junipero Ave& 5th Ave, Carmel | 2 star hotelfrom $141
Ocean Avenue between Lincoln St. and Monte Verde St., Carmel | 4 star hotelfrom $196
Monte Verde Street And Ocean Avenue, Carmel | 2 star hotelfrom $125
155 Highland Drive, Carmel | 4 star hotelfrom $231
26270 Dolores Street, Carmel | Hotelfrom $110
Lincoln and seventh, Carmel | Hotelfrom $150