The Tides Motel
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- Non-smoking rooms
- Multilingual staff
- Refrigerator in room
- Non-smoking hotel
- Microwave in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... sea level, but most of this section is from a few hundred to several hundred feet above the water. Some times the land slopes to the sea, other times it is just a cliff drop. But everywhere the views are spectacular!
About midway through today's journey, the road turned inland for Big Sur. I guess we weren't sure what to expect of Big Sur, but most of the things to see were back in the woods , off the highway. ...
... The day had started grey but as we headed south the blue Californian sky made itself known. An early lunch stop at Nepenthe restaurant perched high above on cliffs overlooking the Pacific was magnificent and then back on the road. Only cliches can describe how marvellous the Highway 1 drive really is - maybe it's the scale of mile upon mile of rugged coastline, the vast blue ocean and the relatively narrow road that dips and curves along the ...
... three huge chimney stacks to dominate the sky line right at the end of the causeway leading to Morro Rock. Apparently the power station is hardly used any more. It remains a stunning blight on an otherwise lovely spot.
It had been a stunning drive. The scale and sheer majesty of the coastline is breathtaking. The glimpses of whales and the rare Californian Condor were unexpected and topped off a memorable day.
We reached Shell Beach just to the North ...
... The wonderful beaches at Santa Monica and Malibu in the sunshine, compared to the blizzards in Melbourne, are a lovely site. Hard to get to the sand in Malibu due to the beachfront properties right on the water. The road is bordered by the Pacific Ocean one side, and the rugged Santa Monica mountains on the other. A short drive up to Ventura Beach on the Ventura Highway (cue America on the play list) with a drive around the port and pier and we then arrived late ...
... we cut a sway through the crowd. We felt like we were in an episode of "Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous." Women discussed their latest Jimmy Choo additions while men laughed as they spoke about their latest business acquisitions. On reaching the pro shop I asked the young man behind the counter for the price of eighteen. "$495 are the green fees sir..." Needless to say we didn't play, still we ...