La Playa Carmel
Travel Blogs from Carmel
We have checked out of our "peaches & cream" hotel in San Luis Obispo and headed north on highway one on the "Big Sur". We are so looking forward to this drive, hopefully it will live up to our expectations. The first part of the drive from Santa Barbara to San Luis Obispo was very, very nice, but the next stage is supposed to be spectacular. < …
Gart_2011 stayed here on Oct 2, 2011 during their trip titled: Gart_2011's Great Adventure.
... We have seen the Bubba Gump restaurants all over the place but haven't eaten at one yet so thought we would give it a try. It is right on the water here and you can hear and see the waves crashing against the piers through the windows. It is all themed from the movie and the food was actually quite good, though a bit expensive. Back to the hotel and off to the Aquarium in the morning before heading down to Pismo beach ...
... the restaurant. So, there are references to Hoboken and Sinatra. Cities are noted near the ceiling. Tried to take a photo, so you could see the city names: Sorrento, Napoli, Hoboken, and Avellino. One of the employees gave us a business-size card that showed a photo of Sinatra at his mother’s funeral. Danny Thomas is kissing him on the head to comfort him. There is a photo of that card and ...
... jacket since leaving Napa! The San Andreas fault has certainly carved out a spectacular landscape along this coast....that's for sure. We did find some amazing Elephant Seal colonies along the way that were enjoying the beach and weather though!
We made it to Hearst Castle by ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility