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... up at Asilomar Beach; just a few minutes drive away, and fought against the crazy winds to get a spot in the sand dunes. The wind had picked up so much and it was like sitting in a very cold sand storm. We stayed until sunset, which was beautiful as ever, then quickly scampered out of there!
The next day we hit Cannery Row, which is the main shopping town located on the waterfront. It used to be home to a number of Sardine Canneries and was renamed to Cannery ...
... salmon pieces with their paws.
After watching them being fed, it reminded me that it was a long time since I'd had breakfast, so we made our way to a cafe, where I had a cup of clam chowder. I do like this dish!
The penguins being fed was a bit of a disappointment, as there were no seats, just the steps and few actual seats. The seals and ...
... s special exhibit section to see the new collection of cephalopods. We were able to look up close at a variety of squid, octopuses, and cuttlefish. We also saw the only cephalopod with a hard exterior shell, the nautilus. Next door to this exhibit was the jellyfish exhibit. Here we watched these brainless, boneless creatures float gracefully through the water of their tanks. We continued through the aquarium ...
... He was inspired by his one and half year Grand tour of Europe when he was about 10 years old. The property was bought by his father as a part of a ranch and usually the family camped here. In his 50s Hearts was driven to build the magnificent home to house his antiques from the Mediterranean.
The main house has towers inspired by a Spanish church complete with bells. The cottages around were built first and were used as the ...
... unusual captive bird to see. One that I was interested in because one species, unfortunately not the one at the aquarium, has the largest wingspan in the world. And can glide in the skies over long distances by locking their shoulders in place.
After this we grabbed a pizza so we had something to snack on for later, and drove to a mission in Carmel. The mission was beautiful, and they were preparing for ...