Friday, April 15, 2011

Monterey and Pebble Beach

We got off to a pretty early start, heading to Monterey. Our first stop was actually at Moss Landing, a small fishing village and the home of Phil’s Fish Market. This place was once home to a  Bobby Flay’s Throwdown episode…

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We had the bread bowl of clam chowder and it was yummy and very filling.

We then started our trek south on Hwy 1…

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And a first sign of the great Pacific Ocean…

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We arrived in Monterey needing fuel and worried at what the prices would be. We had seen it for $4.76 a bit earlier and passed it up. Downtown Monterey we got it for $4.33. Go figure!

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The views were spectacular…

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And there was golf…

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And the Lone Cypress…it has lived on this perch for over 250 years!!

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And the ghost tree..

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And Pebble Beach Golf Course…

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We ended our perfect day at Carmel by-the-Sea…

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and one last look at Pebble Beach and the green overlooking the ocean..

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Chuck and Anneke's RV travels said...

Great ocean views. Those seals are cute to watch, but as I recall they really smell bad :(

Chuck-Kathy said...

My favorite place in the who world. We used to spend a lot of time there when Fort Ord was open, great camping, wonderful golf, and the best part at prices we could afford! Hugs

Gypsy said...

That is really a beautiful area, one of many in California.