Carmel-by-the-Sea


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Carmel-by-the-Sea

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Carmel

(kärmĕl`), village (1990 pop. 4,239), Monterey co., S central Calif., on the Monterey peninsula and Carmel Bay, southwest of Monterey; inc. 1916. It is a tourist center and a noted artists' and writers' colony. The bay, named in 1602 by Carmelite friars in VizcaínoVizcaíno, Sebastián
, c.1550–c.1628, Spanish explorer and merchant. After an unsuccessful attempt to plant a colony in Lower California (1596), he sailed (1602) to explore the California coast, where he discovered and named Monterey Bay.
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's expedition, is famed for its beauty. Mission San Carlos Borromeo, the burial place of Father Junípero SerraSerra, Saint Junípero
, 1713–84, Spanish Franciscan missionary in North America, b. Majorca. His name was originally Miguel José Serra, and Junípero was his name in religion. For 15 years he taught philosophy in the college at Palma.
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, is nearby, as are vineyards and the Pebble Beach resort.
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In Carmel-by-the-Sea, I was stimulated to embrace those differences eagerly.
She left to thereafter become a married woman with two babies, living in Carmel-by-the-sea, CA, where the lunch takes place.
99, 304 pages, ISBN 9781250045423), offers an equally noir story set almost entirely at a trendy bistro in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, where two ex-spies/ex-lovers play a lethal game of cat-and-mouse over hors d'oeuvres and Chardonnay.
Drawing some 24,000 attendees to the picturesque hamlet of Carmel-by-the-Sea, this year's fest opens with "Learning to Drive" and will screen some 120 films, an international slate that ranges from feature-length fare ("Nightcrawler," "Merry Friggin' Christmas") to shorts, documentaries and student films.
Known for its beauty, its free spirited and friendly residents, its many landmarks and its commitment to leading the nation in environmental concerns, San Francisco is also surrounded by other beautiful locales including the world-famous Napa and Sonoma Valleys and Monterey Peninsula and Carmel-By-The-Sea.
CYPRESS INN, CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, CA Probably the most famous dog-friendly hotel in the country, the Cypress Inn is co-owned by actress and animal activist Doris Day (she turns 90 this month).
Visits to stunning San Francisco, beautiful Carmel-by-the-Sea and Monterey, Hollywood and Los Angeles, Glittering Las Vegas and the awesome Grand Canyon ?
Tour highlights and inclusions Return flights from London Heathrow Stunning San Francisco Beautiful Carmel-by-the-Sea and Monterey Drive the Pacific Coast Highway Overnight in Morro Bay Hollywood & Los Angeles Glittering Las Vegas The awesome Grand Canyon Twelve nights' accommodation at good quality hotels Comfortable coach travel The services of a Tour Manager Flying from London Gatwick Departs 17 June, 30 September, 7 & 14 October 2014 On this wonderful holiday you'll see the very best of this vast country, beginning in one of its greatest cities and one of the world's most extraordinary natural wonders, before flying west above the Prairies to the awe-inspiring Rocky Mountains and stunning British Columbia, at the edge of the Pacific.
During a reception late Wednesday for a golf tournament in Carmel-by-the-Sea, John was eating and chatting, only to get a piece of cheese stuck in his windpipe.
The star, who lives in picturesque Carmel-by-the-Sea, admitted he had never performed the manoeuvre before.
Trivia: In 1986, Clint was elected for a two-year term as mayor of his adopted home town, Carmel-by-the-Sea, California.
Executive Chef Justin Cogley of Aubergine in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, takes a conceptual approach with his Tongue-in-Cheek menu, collaborating with Executive Pastry Chef Ron Mendoza on whimsical dishes like "Rocky Road.