West Cliff Inn, a Four Sisters Inn
Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz
Pacific Coast Highway 2
Mar 20 – Mar 25
Veterans Memorial Park: After a long day driving and exploring we arrived in Monterey and found a nice partly sunny campground: and most amazing: it's affordable and it has free showers… wow are we still in California?
Monterey Exploring by bike:
Wharfs: we stopped at 3 different wharfs: ...
... who would ever not find this out before you travel. I got out of the car and asked the guy if he knew also what type I needed . He was very helpful and I was soon on my way. With just under a quarter of a tank left, it took $40 dollars to fill it up. We took a few pit stops including the tempting side road stalls of all sorts of fresh fruit. This area grows 90% of the USA's total fruit and veg crops according to my research. Can believe it too, ...
... managed to get his rootbeer float that he has been dying to have, not sure why.
The fog was ever present lurking out at sea then in some places on the beach so at times we had no view, I can't explain enough how horrible this is and it only happens in the summer! It would drive me crazy.
We stopped at beaches where there were over 50 kite boarders, fasinating to watch and amazing they ...
... for a swim... God the beach/boardwalk is so busy for me it is awful. From the sideshow rides to the beach is yuck, we went thru the entrance and a local girl deliberately kicked me, luckily wayne didn't realise what was going on, I was concerned she was trying to pickpocket but no, she just didn't like me! Why? Ok move on... We walked through the noise and the people.. smelly, noisey and yuck! I really can't explain how it is but to say they have ruined a really nice beach.. well ...
... protectors for my iPhone. I think that prices are quite a bit cheaper here than at home. After a BBQ supper, cooked on the deck with view of Monterey Bay in the distance, we finished watching our blog slides. Brian also showed some pictures of their tour in 2012 of the Baltic countries before we retired. Not quite over the jet lag ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking