Since we have been visiting San Francisco for quite a few times, we decided to venture south to Carmel-by-the-Sea this trip. It took only less than 2 hours drive from SFO Airport (where we get our rented car)to Carmel Valley. On the way we stopped by Silicon Valley at San Jose to snap a few photos of… Read More Carmel – Tickle Pink Inn Hotel Review
Carmel This picture was taken at the main town area of Carmel. A lovely small town with many shops and restaurants around. (Remember don’t wear your high heels ! It’s prohibited here.)
After staying for a few days in Carmel, it’s time to go home. We took Highway 1 (Pacific Coast Highway) on the way from Carmel to SFO. It is probably one of the most beautiful highway we’ve seen. It was a good drive as the scenery was amazing along the California coastline.
Country: United States State: California County: Monterey Region: Carmel Valley AVA Grape varieties and AVAs The Central Coast of California has the maritime influence from the Pacific Ocean. Cold winds blowing from the Pacific create blankets of fog to cool the coastal area. The cooling effect is good for delicate varieties such as Pinot Noir… Read More Carmel Valley AVA, Central Coast California (Wine Tasting Blog)
Monterey Fisherman’s Wharf built in 1870 for loading and unloading of passengers. Used to be home of many Sardine Factories. Today, it has become a tourist attraction in Monterey. Full of tourists, seafood restaurants, candy stores, jewellery stores.
Last summer after our Las Vegas Trip, we decided to spend a few days outside of San Francisco before taking our flight back to Singapore (SFO-SIN). Since we have visited San Francisco quite a few times, so it’s time to venture out of San Francisco. This time we ventured south to Carmel-by-the-Sea. It’s less… Read More Day trip to Silicon Valley (30 minutes drive from SFO)