Big Sur storms

This winter California has experienced record-breaking rainstorms and blizzards, with nearly half of the state, including Monterey, no longer considered in drought. Since early October Big Sur has received more rain in the past few…

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A look inside Carmel’s inns

Wandering through the tree-lined streets of Carmel, you’re guaranteed to walk past numerous charming inns, each giving you a glimpse into the rich history of the quirky seaside town. I’ve always wanted to take a sneak…

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Carmel Valley wine tour

Our first month after moving to Monterey from Australia I had no clue how many top-notch wineries were on offer in the area. Carmel-By-The-Sea, Carmel Valley and Santa Lucia Highlands just to name a few.…

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Taste the best of Carmel

In the time I’ve spent exploring Carmel over the last five months I’m still yet to experience half of its secret alleyways, boutique wine cellars and gourmet restaurants. After delving into Carmel’s culinary tour that is Carmel Food Tours,…

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