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... of Carmel although changed by Clint.
The first Europeans to see this land were Spanish mariners led by in 1542. They sailed up the California coast without landing. Another sixty years passed before another Spanish explorer discovered Carmel for Spain and it is now known as Carmel Valley in 1602.
This township is very quaint and the buildings have a charm of their own. Many of the street shops were Art and wine shops with ...
... Because I had visited before, I knew where my Uncle's house was. I drove over and he welcomed me, offereing to carry in my lugage.
After a long 2 and a half hours of driving, I rested for the rest of the day, watching television and eating chips and brownies while my uncle was finishing his work as a school teacher for the week.
... style. The burger was amazing, the only way I can describe it is imagine the secret sauce in a Big Mac and combine that with a fresh bun, crunchy lettuce, juicy tomato and yummy cheese! I felt extremely happy with my In and Out experience so with Marks tick of approval we continued on.
The 101 highway we were told was absolutely stunning with great views of the ocean and a scenic adventurous drive. Unfortunately ours was filled with fog ...
... after all.
The next day we visited Monterey Aquarium which was recommended in all the guide books and information sites that we could find. It was fairly expensive to get in but was a really good place to visit. It would have been better if it wasn’t a weekend as there were hoards of people looking round too. We particularly liked the jellyfish exhibits and the tropical aquarium that contained some of the fish we spotted on our past snorkelling ...
... dip close to fifty. I want to breathe in all the perfume of Monterey and hold my breath. I want to wrap my arms around the stunning coastline, the magnificent trees, the delicious wine, the fresh fish and hold it closely as I cherish every day we have here.
O.K. I appear to be going overboar. See, it must be love. There is no other explanation. Now you know how I feel. I vow to share juicy details in the future.
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