Carmel Valley Ranch
Travel Blogs from Carmel
... went to the first place we saw, without checking round about first. The food was quick, but nothing special and once we finished eating we walked around the gardens and found a lovely little restaurant just around the corner. Live and learn!!! The gardens at Ragged Point are beautiful and the views are amazing, however we have to leave as still a few hours drive to go.
We then move into the Pfeiffer State Park area and according to all the ...
... but really it's because the car needed gas. We were told by the gas station attendant that Cayucos is the last funky beach town in the U.S so we decided to look around. I got some great pictures from the beach and the town was a little funky. There were TONS of cyclists coming through. Made me miss my road bike. We decided to hop back in the car and continue our journey north.
Once we got into Big Sur the driving got a ...
... upon an outdoor church service in the middle of the forest and met some awesome folks who I planned to stay in contact with to visit down the road and maybe do a little work for in the future. I hoped that I was making the right decision to leave since things weren't working out the way I'd thought but in order to ease my mind, i just kept on driving. Driving didn't last long as I found a Vista Point only a few miles north... #breakoutthecamera ...
... the festivities. Zozo couldn't resist a digestive dip with Aunty Lia before hitting the road. Equipped with cold water from arrowhead, we went on our way to Gorda Springs, Big Sur. A beautiful drive along the coast accompanied by low hanging cloud for ambient effect. We road the windy coastal road reminiscent of Portofino at times... Well... aside from the hundreds of elephant seals that lay lazily limp on the beach... ...
... some of the places we wish to visit and are staying in Carmel, working our way back up to a campsite further up the coast tomorrow night.
Dylan entertains Rich this evening at the showers by using the saloon doors at the shower block to pretend to be a chef. Where does he dream this all up?
We are most certainly all RVd out now and counting down the nights we have left in the van. Still excited about all the lovely places we have to see by day of ...
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- Swimming pool
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- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services