Days Inn Monterey Downtown
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... cheap accommodation and are able to cook some decent food in the kitchen.
It was only 1pm so we thought we would make the most of the day and visit the Aquarium. It had rave reviews and is said to be one of the best in the world, so us being marine lovers it was high on our list of to-dos. The Aquarium sat right on the waterfront at the end of Cannery Row, which was another must do for another day, and only a few minutes walk from the hostel. It cost $80 for us both ...
... were behind a glass partition, but we could see them and hear the commentary from a man out the front who asked questions of one of the keepers.
Karen led us to her favourite section the jellyfish.
Now I was pretty impressed with the displays, and I certainly learned a lot about different species. Some huge and others a speck. Colourful to ...
... done very grudgingly- happy to move on.
The Big Sur starts below Monterey and ends at San Simeon. It was a dull dull day with mist and haze. Some really lovely bits but found ourselves thinking that Cornwall had more to offer - especially our Rame Peninsula (summer holidays every year for 9 years and lots of visits in between. We did think it was really lovely and the light was like St Ives- just had it built up to ...
... hotel until 8:30pm. On the return journey we took the inland route which was quicker and less scenic. Less to look at meant that John was quiet for the majority of the trip back. Due to the fact that our hotel was close to the inner city we did the rounds dropping the others off, finally getting back at 9pm - long day! Not many pix today - photos taken through the tinted windows of a moving bus are not so good. If you find this update too long, too detailed or too boring - blame ...
... however a lot fo the motels were more expensive than we thought they would be, and fully booked so we continued longer than we had planned. We also had to stop for Chinese food for dinner on our journey. We arrived late at a hotel which gave its customers free drinks at an Irish pub next door. The hotel room itself was lovely and the breakfast was sufficient, which was useful as we needed to load up for a day in LA.