Carmel Valley Ranch
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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We had a much gentler start to the day after a our long day yesterday. We went down to the Carmel Valley Ranch golf clubhouse for a big America breakfast. Like a lot of things at Carmel Valley it was great, with very friendly, willing and slightly inept service. Which meant it took long time! We were happy taking it easy, although after 45 minutes …
It was another early start as we had to check in for our boat in Monterey Bay by 8.30am for a day of Whale spotting; so there was no hanging about. Sam was already feeling travel sick by the time we'd driven to Monterey and parked the car, not the greatest of starts for a the day on the ocean. We parked up by the wharfs and wandered over to the Old …
... my first massage experience from last year - the answer is shockingly NO, I did not insist on keeping my shorts and tank top on this time. I'm slowly adjusting to spa culture...there is hope for me yet.
Baking for me, massages for Mel, Highway 1 vistas, a bit of midday shopping in Carmel-by-the-sea and of course hiking Point Labos, Day 6 proved to be a rejuvenating multi-sensory experience. I feel zen...I think this is what zen feels ...
... in previous years...but there would be the odd firework on the beach if we were interested in seeing one. After finding this out we decided to head along the beach back to our apartment. The parties were still going, just with less energy than before. We didn't manage to see any fireworks. We heard a few in the distance but unfortunately they weren't close enough for us to see. This didn't take away from an amazing day. We had a great time celebrating the 4th of July with everyone in ...
... viewing points and different beaches and we hit Santa Barbara and that's where we stayed the night! Santa Barbara was really cool and really pretty, we stayed in a motel, which was nice as we hadn't showered for nearly 3 days we went out and mingled with the locals and the next day we hired some bikes and cycled around for a few hours before moving on!..... We did one more night of camping before hitting the streets of LA! Through Malibu and ...