Location: Monterey

Day 1 - 2 Feb 2022

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

Monterey, Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

Content: Incredible hospitality. Oceans views and beautiful ocean sounds float up to every room. Couldn’t get closer to the ocean that this! Beautiful, huge rooms. Some with balconies. Plus free bike rentals!

Crepes On The Row Cafe

Monterey, Crepes On The Row Cafe

Content: Fresh fruit smoothies, huge selection of savory or sweet crepes, and a cafe all in one! Conveniently located by the Aquarium.

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey, Monterey Bay Aquarium

Content: I seriously was not an aquarium person until I went here. I had time to kill. But right away, with the first display the the Kelp Forest, this place is visually stunning! You got to see it to understand. So up to date with tons of interactive displays and very kid friendly, as in areas throughout for your little one to get that little kid energy out. Music complemented each area beautifully. Had a lot of WOW moments viewing the aquatic life.

Location: Pacific Grove

Day 1 - 2 Feb 2022

Lovers Point Park & Beach

Pacific Grove, Lovers Point Park & Beach

Content: Great place to take a bike ride too along the paved path. Beautiful park. Perfect for a picnic. Small beach access area with tide pools. Rocky cliff area to climb for a new viewpoint right where the ocean breaks.

Location: Monterey

Day 1 - 2 Feb 2022

Domenico's on the Wharf

Monterey, Domenico's on the Wharf

Content: Wonderful service. Located at Fisherman’s Wharf. Highly recommend the clam chowder and crab or salmon ravioli.

Location: Monterey

Day 2 - 3 Feb 2022

Cannery Row Delicatessen

Monterey, Cannery Row Delicatessen

Content: I liked coming here every morning for breakfast and coffee, but if you want to switch it up Tidal Coffee is across the street.

Location: Pebble Beach

Day 2 - 3 Feb 2022

17 Mile Drive

Pebble Beach, 17 Mile Drive

Content: Beautiful scenic drive along the Oceanside and through the Pebble Beach Community where the worlds top golf courses are located. About 40 mins to drive straight through but 17 points to stop and enjoy at your own leisure. $10 to get in. Open sunrise to sunset.

Location: Big Sur

Day 2 - 3 Feb 2022

Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

Big Sur, Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

Content: Part of the Highway 1 drive along Big Sur. Huge state park with camping. Fee for day use. Lots of beautiful trails through the redwood forest to choose from. This was from the Valley View Trail.

Location: Monterey

Day 2 - 3 Feb 2022

Bixby Creek Bridge

Monterey, Bixby Creek Bridge

Content: On the way back up Highway 1 to Monterey. Beautiful viewpoint to watch the sunset. Multiple spots to pull the car over located up and down the road if you can’t find parking by Bixby.

Lalla Grill Oceanside

Monterey, Lalla Grill Oceanside

Content: For dinner. Amazing ahi tuna cerviche. Delicious mocktails and cocktails. Big variety of appetizers and entrees. Lots of seafood options. Oceanside views.