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TravelPod Member ReviewsSpindrift Inn Monterey
This is the hotel we stayed in when we got engaged. It has an old world charm and the staff are very friendly.
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After a yummy breakfast at Peggy Sue's on Park Street in San Jose, we picked up our car and headed out to Big Basin Redwoods State Park. Only 35 miles from San Jose, but a world away! It took more than an hour, starting on typical crowded Silicon Valley expressways, then beautiful neighborhoods in Saratoga, then miles and miles and miles of …
Day 1 has shaped up to be full of suprises!
After a visit with grandpa and final packing, we set off to Monterey. Arriving a little behind schedule, we decided to skip the aquarium, relax, and get ready for dinner. We arrived at our room at the spindrift to a surprise of chocolate covered strawberries and champagne from my mom, dad, and …
... artichoke producing region. Aside from the Mexican farmers with their Latina music blaring out, we could have been on a drizzly autumn ride in the Fens. There was muck everywhere, especially on Steve, cycling in the spray coming from Angela's bike. At least it was mostly flat riding and we had the pleasant distraction of seeing our first hummingbirds. As we got closer ...
... etc. I even managed time in a coffee shop to start my back log of blogs. Still catching up as sitting on a San Fran bus right now. I walked along the coast path to head to the aquarium. We were due to meet at 2pm but I was a little early. So what better to do than to head off for some wine tasting at a lovely tasting house in the district of cannery. Nice indeed. Being the only person trying this I got he full attention of staff and had a good chin ...
So it is now four days later and it still feels surreal. We are currently lying by the pool catching some afternoon sun. Murray is still recovering from sunburn on his front from Saturday. On Monday we took the car out and drove 17 mile drive. We were not sure what to expect but Al and Linda had said that it was a must see. We took the road in from the coast and wow. Once we were in we got the map and it told us all the viewing points. We stopped ...