Hinds Victorian Guest House
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... bay from the car park and the setting was lovely. We had the Half Moon Bay Marina on one side and pure white sand on the other. The surf spot was about 100m off shore and in a very rocky area. I know nothing about surfing so it was all lost on me and there was no one out there any way. The waves were apparently not good enough.
We had no agenda of where we were going to end up as nothing had been booked from then on, but Santa Cruz was the next big town coming up so we continued ...
... Pretty basic and we chose not to feed the sea lions in their small enclosures.
Our next stop was to Cambria in the pines, our stop for two nights. Visited the farmers market where we tasted the local fare, a TriTrip sandwich in a crisp roll and filled with delicious blood dripping juicy chargrilled beef (over mesquite wood from Mexico). Check in time and an afternoon of relaxation before our dinner booking at 7pm. Then on to the bar to ...
... with breakfast is not quite so fulfilling. There was coffee, there was milk. There were containers full of the most revoltingly sweet looking multicoloured cereals, little pots with corn syrup, some things which might have been boiled eggs and a waffle maker. So it was a cup of 'coffee' and a waffle, and some raw oats with milk. Some might call that quality. I don't. It was not surprising therefore that by the time we got to Monterey, Jette was straining at the leash for ...
... rollercoaster and the 1911 carousel… and we also learned here about the fashion of swimming suits from the early 1900s to now.
Pigeon Point Lighthouse
On our last part of the Hwy 1 – we stopped here, and luckily it only rained a tiny bit.
Once it was the tallest lighthouse in America, and it started to work in 1872 – and still today it is ...
... it got dark, get my warm clothes on for the cold night and settle into the tent again.
When I got up the folks down the hill said they spotted a family of whales going by really close to the shore. Dang, slept through that...
Setting up camp by myself was interesting. It was only the second time I had set the tent up. Well, everything was pretty ...