Wagon Wheel Motel
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We said our goodbyes and hit the road. As we made our way over to Highway 1, we drove through Beverly Hills and I realized that we should have spent one of the days with Kelly and Emily just driving around that area and walking the streets of Beverly Hills, but that'll have to wait for the next LA trip. Highway 1 is a famously beautiful drive that hugs the coast of California for miles and miles. It is 2 lanes all the way, super curvy, and - ...
... out on seeing any of the other places in daylight. It's a shame because the clocks changed here last weekend, which means that it now already starts going dark around 5pm. We drove to another little town near Monterey called Carmel for dinner and then went back down to Monterey to find a place to stay for the night. We found a little hotel that we could stay at very cheaply, so we bought a bottle of wine and spent the night ...
... s easy to spot seals lazing on the beach or bobbing their heads up in the water. We stopped at one viewing point towards sunset and the seals were everywhere with their little heads sticking up out of the water staring at us. So cute!
Our intention was to make it all the way down to Santa Barbara that night, but after a few lengthy stops we opted to check into a good old Best Western in Santa Maria for the night – not much to report in this town ...
... roar past in the street. The bed creaks and bends and the internet connection flits on and off halfway through emails. We owe Npower £7.87 which they are apparently prepared to pursue us across the planet for. We promised we wouldn’t swear much in this blog... but for f.........
Saturday 23 July
LK: Our first overcast morning for ages as we excitedly set off to pick up our MotoGP tickets. Driving past agricultural expanses bizarrely decorated with giant ...
... We couldn't have picked a better day for it, the view was SPECTACULAR. My instructor even let me take control of the parachute briefly, so I could do some spirals and things, which was really cool, but all too soon we had to land. Definitely the coolest thing I've ever done, and without a doubt the highlight of our entire trip so far. Whilst waiting for Will's DVD to be edited and stuff (we could only afford one DVD, and Skydiving was more important to ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Wagon Wheel Motel Salinas
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