Motel 6 Salinas North - Monterey Area
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So we waited 2 and a half hours for our bus. Our expensive bus. We paid $16 each for a bus to Salinas. Apparently we could have got a $5 bus all the way to Monterey. TYPICAL. As if we haven't spent enough money already.
Note to self: ask the locals/bus drivers before booking any further transport.
The only reason why we were …
... half an hour. I got some terrific footage of this and everyone was on a buzz watching this. So by the time we actually arrived at the site of the whaleshark we had already been spoilt and the main event hadn't even started yet. We were given the low down again by the skipper of how we had to do things and we were getting ourselves prepared to jump over-board and voluntarily swim with an 8m shark. The deal was we were split into 2 groups and one group at a time would go out and swim to ...
... and, as if on cue, we were treated to the awesome site of a breaching humpback whale. It's hard to fathom how they get their massive bodies right out of the water. Not bad for our first sighting.
We followed the ridge around as it heads inland close to shore at Moss Landing which is about 15 miles north of Monterey by road. We saw several whales on the way runs and spotted numerous water spouts on the horizon. At Moss Landing ...
... photo with sunglasses as scale), all for $8.50 after MSP discount. Hehe...
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... Big Sur we come to some open road again which turns in away from the coast, and we see blue sky, and Monterey in the distance! Driving into Monterey we start looking for a place to park - our plan is to go into the Aquarium today for the afternoon. We park along Cannnery Row, and notice we only have a two hour parking limit, and the Aquarium is open for another 2.5 hours for the day! Hmmmm...
At the entrance we ask how long ...