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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... near Salinas, with Mexican workers picking or weeding. And at about 2.30 came into Monterey, where we stopped at an Information Bureau at the end of Canary Row, made famous in John Steinbeck's novel. The helpful lady there found us a motel, luckily for us as rooms are scarce this week. The motel at Lovers' Point, Pacific Grove was fine, quiet and near the ocean. We visited another Info. Point and after gleaning more information we wandered around ...
... I was so made up. Tara had arranged a round of golf for me and had hired me a set of clubs and she was my caddie for the day. Tara had packed a lunch with snacks & goodies and we were one of the only people on the course, mainly because it was a Monday. Western Australia mainly has desert golf and sand based oil "greens". Play the ball as it lies, and you are pretty much in a sand trap for 18 holes. The holes are divided up by shrubbery along the fairways and the greens are ...
... in a canned food coma stared at The Pacific Ocean. When it was dark we brushed and flossed our teeth. Then we pinned the curtains, drove into one of the more affluent costal side-streets of Santa Cruz, parked amongst the cars and drifted off to sleep. At 5am we drove back to the beach and made our plans for the next few days, booking one night in an RV park in Monterey and two nights in Big Sur close by the Henry Miller Museum.
It was a pleasant ...
... quite a few years now, the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
As I approach the aquarium, I remember how I first heard about this institution. It was on the Discovery Channel. Since that program, I've wanted to go to two particular aquariums, the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, Illinois and the Monterey Bay Aquarium in Monterey Bay, California.
Well, I made it to one of them, finally after all these years. And, all I can say is that I had the biggest grin on my face. I'm ...
... grey and spotted basking on the rocks in the fog… wish, I could say basking in the sun, but not so much.
Cannery Row was interesting with all its history around the canneries and the Spanish, Japanese, and Filipinos who worked the fisheries and canneries in the area. And, for those of you who may have read or seen the move, Cannery Row, by John Steinbeck, there were signs along the way describing the various ...