Candle Bay Inn
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... we spend most of our nights in the room, writing these blogs, making videos, doing expenses and most importantly saving money! There were a few pubs and bars on Cannery Row to pick from but we ended up going to a Billiards Room, a couple of floors above the shops, for a couple of quiet beers and a few games of pool. We met a really nice American guy who was pretty much doing the exact same trip as us down the west coast and of course a couple of Aussies were ...
... car park would be. Better to be early than wave it goodbye!
The boat went out of the harbour past seals and sea lions sunning themselves on the rocks. At first it was fairly calm waters, but then across the Bay the wind came up a bit, making the waves roll just a bit. Thankfully Paul had packed our parkas in his backpack, as we needed them to protect us from the keen wind.
... brought us to the top of a cliff side overlooking a white beach and translucent blue water with a waterfall falling eighty feet off the cliffside onto the sand. This is the classic Big Sur postcard shot where the amazing beach and sand are punctuated on one side by the majestic Pacific and on the other side by rising mountains. We made our way to a far more isolated area called Partington Cove, where a trail wound a half mile down the cliffside across a bridge and through a tunnel ...
... deck, where we were given binoculars to look at the harbor seals and sea otters out in the bay. With tired legs, we brought ourselves to our little roadside inn for the night. We visited an authentic, hole in the wall Mexican restaurant down the road, El Caporal, which served excellent fish tacos on fresh homemade tortillas. We settled down at the inn again, happy to have a bed for the last time before another long stretch of tent ...
... natural landscaping.
We then entered the Pebble Beach Golf Links - no natural landscaping here. What a fabulous place - I will let the photos tell the story. Can't imagine trying to keep the ball on the fairway here.
If you are ever tempted, here are the prices. For a ...