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October 15, 2018

A Day Out With the Family

Monterey, California is an excellent city to visit for those interested in a peaceful and relaxing vacation on the coast. There are plenty of beaches to lounge on, and a variety of attractions to pursue. With so many to choose from, it can be difficult to decide where to journey first. Of course, for those traveling with the entire family, a family-friendly environment is preferable. Listed below are several fun-filled and educational opportunities for those in search for a great way to spend...

July 15, 2018

Visit the Carmel Mission Basilica

Monterey, California is a gorgeous coastal city, renowned for being home to a vast amount of history and beauty. This city is a fantastic place to vacation for those who yearn to learn more about the state of California while taking in the awe-striking landscape of the Pacific coastline. There are plenty of places to go and sites to see, but the first of these to visit should be the Carmel Mission Basilica.

About the Carmel Mission Basilica

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June 15, 2018

Taste Wine at A Taste of Monterey

There is no better way to experience the true flavor and culture of Monterey than to make a visit to A Taste of Monterey. This Wine Market and Bistro is renowned for supplying exceptional wines to restaurants and eateries all over Monterey, while providing friendly service and a welcoming atmosphere. This Wine Market and Bistro is known for hosting events, providing wonderful wine tasting experiences, and offering an educational understanding of Monterey Wine Country, making this the perfect ...

May 15, 2018

Spend a Day at Pinnacles National Park

There are many things to do in Monterey, California. Many visit the area to spend a day at the beach, or to go sightseeing. If sightseeing is something you’re interested in, the Pinnacles National Park is the perfect place to visit while in the area. This park is a gorgeous national park that expands over 27,000 acres. Shaped by volcanic activity over 23-million years ago, the landscape of the Pinnacles National Park has been transformed into an amazing geographical phenomenon, attracti...

March 15, 2018

Learn About California History at Colton Hall Museum

The Colton Hall Museum is an emblem in California’s history. The museum provides a rich history of the origins of California’s statehood, as well as an in-depth understanding of Early Monterey, CA. The Colton Hall Museum is a wonderful place to visit to learn more about the origins of California and how the state’s first Constitution was developed. A visit to this museum is bound to be an exciting learning experience for everyone.

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February 15, 2018

Visit Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History

Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History is located at 165, Forest Avenue in Pacific Grove, Monterey. It is a mile west of Monterey Bay Aquarium and just two blocks north of Motorcycle Museum. Since 1883, the museum has been documenting and showcasing wildlife, including birds, plants, and geology as well as cultural history of the central coast of California. It is one of the oldest museums of natural history in the country.

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January 15, 2018

Visit the Dali17 Museum in Monterey

The Dali17 Museum in Monterey celebrates the life and works of the famous surrealist artist: Salvador Dali, also known as Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech. The Spanish artist moved to the United States with his wife during the early years of the Second World War. He sought refuge in Hotel Del Monte. Almost his entire time spent in the United States was in Monterey, celebrating various forms of art. Salvador Dali was one of the first members of Carmel Art Associati...

December 15, 2017

Exploring The Museum Of Art Monterey

Located on Pacific Street nearby the StarGazer Inn & Suites is The Museum of Art Monterey. It is a popular attraction for tourists with its history of fascinating artwork. The Museum is a perfect spot for a family day out. Visitors can learn a lot about their ancestry through photographs and paintings of the past. The way they lived and the equipment’s they used to carry out trivial work. This museum gives you just that, a glance at the past.

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November 15, 2017

Walk the Historic Cannery Row in Monterey

Monterey, being located along the Pacific, has a storied maritime history, which is impressed upon to this day. With its rich sea life, Monterey Bay was at one time a major fishery that specialized in the catch of sardines.  The 1800s saw a sardine boom and the current area around Fisherman’s Wharf was teeming with fishing trawlers dropping their catch at a collective of sardine canning factories.

About Historic Cannery Row in Monterey

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October 15, 2017

You Will Love Point Pinos Lighthouse: How to See It?

If you are planning a trip down the Pacific Coast Highway south of Monterey, be sure to pay a visit to Point Pinos Lighthouse, which is located in Pacific Grove. Pt. Pinos Lighthouse is rated one of the prettiest lighthouses in the state. It is the oldest continuously operating lighthouse in the state and offers incredible views with its stunning surroundings. This tourist attraction is located just a short distance from Monterey Bay Aquarium.

You can tour inside the Victorian style l...