Super 8 Monterey
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... couldnt see too much, only a couple of holes. Then we drove past Barbara Edens mansions on a very large piece of land. At Carmel on the Sea we strolled around town, then had 1 beer while a band was playing. Coach departed at 5.10pm. Once back at the Marriott we went for a walk along Fishermans Wharf.Saw seals.
We went back to the hotel for a quick drink before dinner. Dinner with the group tonight at the hotel.
Now off to ...
Well another wonderful, exciting and for once hot day! We have driven around a lot, and taken in some absolutely breath taking views, seen so much stunning wildlife and sealife and even fitted in the aquarium this afternoon and a drive to Bixby bridge this evening. We got up fairly early today, but took our time in getting ready and going out. We headed straight to 17mile drive. After going we both realised that we'd ...
... coast by highway 1. This highway takes you right next to the ocean. Breathtaking views! But as we got farther up the coast, the road became more and more twisty. I was driving to give Paul a break. During the middle of this drive Paul said, "This isn't traffic, but it is still stressful". As crazy as the road was, it was so worth it for the view.
From the water - We got to ...
... the property. The castle itself was four stories high. Extremely old tapestries and furniture adorned every inch. There were even two massive swimming pools, one outdoor and one indoor. They were like something out of a movie!
Leaving Hearst Castle, I continued our drive up the coast. We had been told by SO many people, that this dive was absolutely beautiful and not to be missed. Parts of it were stunning, but we didn’t realise that there is ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking