Category Archives: Attractions

The vibrant MacFarland’s nudibranch chomps on sponges from…

Nudibranch Flabellina trilineata and look-alike amphipod crustacean Podocerus cristatus. Photos and description by Jeff Goddard, UCSB “Whoa—what is THAT?!” “Look at this thing! What is it?! It’s a shrimp of some kind… An amphipod, maybe? Come on, keep the camera steady… Wow that thing is tiny! That’s so crazy… And what’s up with the orange puffball […]

Laguna Seca Recreation Area

Laguna Seca Recreation Area Reviews   Salinas 1025 Monterey-Salinas Hwy 68 Average Rating: 4 out of 5 (9 Reviews) Review by Joy B. First off, good looking out, previous Yelp reviewers for the tip on the hard ground and the need for a hammer to get tent stakes in the ground. You weren’t… Rating: 4 […]

Carmel-by-the-Sea Certified Farmers’ Market

Carmel-by-the-Sea Certified Farmers’ Market Reviews Carmel The Sunset Ctr Average Rating: 4 out of 5 (1 Reviews) Review by J R.Hours: Thursdays from 10 AM to 2 PM. **From May 22- July 1 the Carmel Farmers’ Market will be held at [and adjacent to] Devendorf Park (Mission St. & Ocean…Rating: 4

Elkhorn Slough Safari Nature Tours

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Elkhorn Slough Safari Nature Tours Reviews Moss Landing 8022 Moss Landing Rd Average Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (30 Reviews) Review by Petunia The P.Don’t get me wrong… the elkhorn slough is a fabulous, must-see destination for anyone interested in wildlife. And this company does a great job of showing…Rating: 4 Review by Eileen O.This […]

Marina State Beach

Marina State Beach Reviews Marina 3001 Lake Dr Average Rating: 4 out of 5 (19 Reviews) Review by Brittany A.On a drive south we took a random exit towards the attractive sand dunes, with the most beautiful beach located just on the other side. The beach had a fair…Rating: 5 Review by Ida H.On the […]

Garrapata State Park

Garrapata State Park Reviews Carmel Hwy 1 Average Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (14 Reviews) Review by PT B.You may drive thru this place, or even hike it, without realizing you are in a state park. That’s what happened to me the first time I discovered this…Rating: 5 Review by Ann L.I went to Garrapata […]

Asilomar State Beach

Asilomar State Beach Reviews Pacific Grove 1950 Sunset Dr Average Rating: 5 out of 5 (70 Reviews) Review by Julietta B.Gorgeous! My, oh my, I do declare! How could I have possibly lived this long without knowing this beach existed?!? Take the small “boardwalk” path…Rating: 5 Review by Micki M.All this beauty and it’s free! […]