The Monterey Peninsula is one of California’s most beautiful and historic areas. Within Monterey and the nearby communities of Pebble Beach and Carmel are enough sights to keep the pickiest traveler busy.
In addition to the local sights, within a few hours’ drive of the area you can experience most of the diversity that makes California such a great place to visit or — for the fortunate few like me — live.
There is no single place in California more beautiful and iconic than the Big Sur coastline. This scenic area starts just south of Carmel and extends 100 miles south to Cambria and is marked by dramatic cliffs and rock-strewn shorelines. (more…)