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Christmas Weekend Events in Monterey County you shouldn’t Miss

The festive mood of the holiday season can already be felt in almost all parts of the globe. As soon as the Christmas carols are being played in the shopping centers or over the radio; and the holiday traffic is already being felt in the major thoroughfares.
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Ideas to Organize a Family-Friendly Christmas Event

Family get-togethers up to two generations have become an integral part of every Christmas holiday event. This tradition is normally passed down from generation to generation. That is if the parents practice it, it is likely that the kids when they grow up, will do the same Christmas celebration.
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Discover Places in Monterey County to Rediscover Yourself

New Year is always regarded by most people as the perfect time not only to celebrate but also to reflect. Reflect the bad decisions made in the past and how to make adjustments in the coming year. Reflect the goals set for the past year and how they could be better achieved next year.
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First Night Monterey - A New Year’s Eve Celebration of the Arts

It all started in Boston 42 years ago when the concept of First Night was brought to existence. Following its success, it has then been brought to different states and places in the US and Canada. With still the same aim that is to have a creative and unique way to celebrate the New Year’s Eve, First Night has become a huge success in different places.
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Monterey County's Best Thanksgiving Dinner for the Whole Family

More often than not, families prepare home-cooked dishes for the Thanksgiving and partake among the members whatever it is that they have prepared.
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Ghost Tour of Old Monterey: All You Need to Know Before You Go

Are you in for a spook-tacular Halloween treat? Do you love scary stuff? Are you fond of accurate historical facts about Old Monterey's haunted places and spots? Are you a sucker for weird orbs, ghostly sightings and even strange phenomena?
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California Central Coast: What to See in Fall?

There’s a lot to see and experience in California Central Coast this fall. It’s not a clandestine anymore that this place has endless surprises in store for the locals, tourists and its visitors. 

 
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Must-See Harvest and Fall Events in Monterey County

Welcome the fall with these exciting and upcoming fall events in Monterey County.
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Things to Do this Labor Day Weekend in Monterey

Labor Day is just around the corner. For most families, this is the best opportunity for them to go out and celebrate the Labor Day weekend in their chosen destination. Labor Day weekend in Monterey is filled with plenty of events like cars shows, fairs and the list goes on. Here are some of the events to check out in Monterey this upcoming Labor Day Weekend.
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Monterey Museum of Art: All You Need to Know Before You Go

Not everyone likes the idea of going to the beach on a weekend or visiting the park during their free time. More so for the introvert type, going to these places might just bore them. 
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Summer Fun for Families in Cannery Row

Summer is the best time for the whole family to have out of town trips, to go to the beach or even to try hiking. If these activities bore you, you can try checking out Cannery Row in Monterey. 
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Epic Events in Monterey this Summer

Summer is shaping up to be the best time for music festivals, food fairs, and various events in Monterey.
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4th of July Festivities in Monterey You Shouldn’t Miss

Who doesn't love to celebrate holidays especially if the holiday is about independence? 4th of July or July 4th to others, is one of the most celebrated holidays in the United States. It is the anniversary of the publication of the declaration of independence from Great Britain in 1776. 
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Family Friendly Travel Hacks for Spring Vacations

 ​Summer is here and I’m sure everyone is excited to pack their things for their much-awaited summer vacation. 
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Memorial Day Weekend Events You Shouldn’t Miss in Monterey

Monterey Day Weekend is just around the corner and everyone is just so excited for this year’s line-up of fun activities and endless surprises.
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Best Mother’s Day Brunches in Monterey County 2018

Have you made your Mother’s Day plans for your mom yet? Why not treat her to the best restaurants in Monterey County? After all, she deserves only the best.
 
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10 Things Your Family Will Love About Monterey

When people talk about Monterey, they always talk about its beauty and its relaxed atmosphere. 
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Top Things You Must Do on Old Fisherman’s Wharf

A visit to the Monterey Peninsula isn’t complete without checking out the Old Fisherman’s Wharf. This place is famous for its restaurants, gift and souvenir shops, seafood, chowder and many more. Check out these things to do on Old Fisherman’s Wharf. 
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Strawberry Picking near Monterey - Fun for the whole family!

We almost always see them freshly-packed in a box or styrofoam in our favorite supermarkets or fruits stand. But have you ever tried picking your own strawberries? 
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Best Spring Break Vacations on the Monterey Peninsula

Are you itching to have your much-needed spring break, but you worry so much about your budget? here are some fun and affordable spring break vacations in Monterey for the whole family without breaking the bank.
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A Guide to Family Fun Attractions in Salinas

Salinas never runs out of explosive surprises and fun activities to try for the whole family. Here are some of the family fun attractions to watch out for in Salinas.
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Love Bites - Top Chocolatiers & Shops in Monterey

One of the best ways to tell a person that you love them is through CHOCOLATE! It is sweeter if you combine them with a teddy bear and flowers. Here are some of the best Chocolatiers & Shops in Monterey that you need this Valentine's season. 
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Valentine’s Day Date Ideas for the Whole Family

It’s love month again. It’s the time of the year when lovebirds go out on a date and enjoy each other’s company. 
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Best Places to View Winter Wildlife in Monterey County

One of the best things about Monterey County is not just the amazing culture or the beautiful natural landmarks but also the vast number and variety of wildlife that lives in its lands and waters. Monterey does not only protect these wildlife but loves to share its beauty to the world.
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Celebrate 25 Years of Magic at First Night Monterey 2018

Thinking of the best way to spend New Year’s Eve with the family this year? Then head on down to this yearly community celebration of the arts which is Monterey's most exciting, imaginative and uplifting cultural event.
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How to Host an Easy Holiday Party

Hosting a dinner Christmas party is never easy.
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Holiday Events in Monterey County You Can’t Miss

November and December are usually the months when Monterey County is jam-packed with events tailored for the holiday season. 
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Summer Travel in Monterey Made Easy with My Trip

When are you traveling in Monterey? Whether you are planning for a 3-day weekend and a 7-day full week of summer trip you can personalize it by using Monterey Trip Planner.
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Best Outdoor Dining in Monterey

Here we have some of the restaurants and eateries that we highly recommend you visiting when you head on over to Monterey!
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Nothing Tastes Better than a Healthy Spring Meal

Are you looking for fresh and healthy spring recipes? Enjoy these fresh flavors of the season that will surely make your loved ones full and satisfied. Ready your kitchen for these recipes.
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Top Shopping Destinations in Monterey Bay California

Monterey has always been one of the top vacation spots in California because of its beautiful coast line and all the fun and diverse activities that it provides. There are so many things to do in Monterey which includes outdoor activities, animal and wildlife adventures, relaxing in parks and of course the beaches. 
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A Must See Place in Monterey: Cannery Row

Cannery Row in Monterey is the most popular vacation destination on California’s Central Coast. This historic waterfront district on Monterey Bay was made famous by writer John Steinbeck, who illustrated Cannery Row life in his colorful stories.
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Enjoy the Harvest Season at Casa de Fruta

Casa de Fruta is family owned and operated roadside establishment that combines lodging, restaurant, wine, sweets, amusement and fruits all into a one!
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Of Thrill Rides and Magical Experience

Who says you cannot get the best of both worlds? With Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk you can have a relaxing stroll by the beach or challenge the kid in you and try the thrilling rides the amusement park has to offer. 
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Family Fitness in Monterey Sports Center

One of the top priorities of families is always going to be the health of both the parents and the children. Parents would usually achieve this by providing their kids with nourishing food to eat and staying away from junk food as much as possible.
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Spirit of Monterey Wax Museum by Steinbeck

The Monterey Bay in California is never short on things to do or places to visit. It has so many attractions that not only cater to adults but also to kids as well.
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Under Water Park in Monterey Bay California

We used to go to parks and malls to walk and ride around, but in Monterey Bay, California there are several Underwater Parks to visit.  The place is one of the largest marine protected areas where you can explore the underwater environment and experience the natural wonders of the coast.
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A Romantic Getaway at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Plan a romantic and unique Valentine’s Day getaway  to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. On Valentine’s Day Tuesday, February 14, Monterey Bay Aquarium will have an exclusive Monterey Bay Aquarium Romance Package. 
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Nightlife in Monterey Bay

After spending the whole day in exhilarating outdoor activities, some of us just wanna sit back, relax, and cap off the perfect day with a night out and some delicious breweries.
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Beautiful Parks in Monterey

Whether you want some invigorating outdoor hike or just craving for some eye candy, these beautiful parks in Monterey are gems you need to see.
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Secret Spots in Monterey County You Need To See

Monterey County is teeming with fascinating places you may not have heard of, but you’ll definitely want to explore. Here are some of Monterey’s best kept secret places to play, taste and explore.
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17 Mile Drive – One of the Most Scenic Drives in the World

Do you love driving? If your answer is YES you will love it even more when you experience the 17 Mile Drive.
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Monterey Bay: Worth Pinteresing

Surely some of you have heard of the beauty that Monterey Bay holds. You can view the wonders that Monterey Bay has by going on Pinterest and seeing the fascinating pictures posted there.
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Oceans in Glass – Discovering Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey Bay Aquarium is one of the top attractions in the bay. Visiting Monterey wouldn’t be complete without encountering these sea creatures who were being preserved by the management of the Monterey Bay Aquarium. 
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Top Vegetarian Restaurants in Monterey Bay

Looking for healthy food options and would like to try a vegan diet? Here are the list of of the best vegetarian restaurants in Monterey Bay.
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Perfect Places for Thanksgiving Dinner in Monterey Bay

If you are celebrating Thanksgiving out, Monterey Bay offers iconic restaurants that offers fantastic thanksgiving meal. So why suffer the stress of trying to prepare your own table? 
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Best Shopping Centers in Monterey

One of the best things to do at Monterey is shopping! We have listed the best places to go when you're bitten by the shopping bug! 
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Munras Inn Remodeled Rooms

Munras Inn has recently remodeled their Double Queen Bed Rooms with remarkable amenities that maintains its look and feel. This very modern and cozy feel room with a built in fire place is completely enjoyed by the guests. 
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Top Romantic Places in Monterey

If you are looking for a romantic getaway, Monterey has spots that will definitely capture lovely moments. Monterey Bay has a picture perfect backdrop that will give you a very romantic escape.
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Monterey Bay Whale Watch Trip

Monterey Bay Whale Watch offers year-round whale watching trips to observe the spectacular diversity and abundance of whales and dolphins inhabiting the Bay. Monterey is the best place in the nation to view a variety of marine mammals and seabirds.
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MUNRAS INN: RECOGNIZED FOR SUPERIOR SERVICE

Overwhelming news! Munras Inn has been selected for the 2016 Certificate of Excellence, reflecting the consistently great reviews it has earned on TripAdvisor. 
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5 Tips for Hosting a Great Thanksgiving Dinner

It doesn't’t matter if you are hosting Thanksgiving Dinner for the first time or if you’ve been hosting it for years, preparing and planning a Thanksgiving dinner can be a lot of work. So here are some simple tips for hosting a memorable Thanksgiving at your home.
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Thanksgiving Dinner in Monterey 2017

It’s Turkey Day again in just a matter of weeks. Everyone is surely excited and thrilled for that busy. Most people prepare in advance to avoid the rush and the panic. 
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Get Into the Spooky Spirit with Halloween Events in Monterey County

Whether it’s a Halloween costume parade, a pumpkin party or even a scary ghost tour, there is something in store for everyone on Halloween in Monterey!
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Explore the Beauty and Wonder of Nature at Monterey’s Best Parks

Reconnect and reinvigorate your relationship with Mother Nature by visiting the wide variety of parks at Monterey.
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Late Summer Whale Watch in Monterey: What to Expect on Your Tour

Planning for a late summer getaway in Monterey Bay? Go for a whale watching tour.
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End of Summer Group BBQ: Best Places to Enjoy Group Barbeque

Group bbq with friends and family members need not be expensive. You can, in fact, enjoy steaks, chicken, pork on the grill without breaking the bank.  
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Give your Bedroom and Hotel Inspired Makeover

To sleep, perchance to dream? Take inspiration from Munras Inn nautical and modern chic look spaces. Munras Inn has renovated their Guest Rooms with great amenities that maintains its look and feel.
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Top 5 Tours and Attractions in Monterey Bay

There is so much to see and explore in Monterey. Whether you are in for a thrilling adventure by the sea, game for a wildlife and nature tripping, or ready for an exhilarating land activity. Monterey has it all for you.
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More to Do this Summer at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Summer is the best season to go and see the aquarium. A visit to the Monterey Bay Aquarium can be a treat for the whole family. You will love the many treasures of the ocean with the latest tours and offers. Have a look at these activities that you will surely enjoy this summer.
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Summer Travel in Monterey Made Easy with My Trip

When are you traveling in Monterey? Whether you are planning for a 3-day weekend and a 7-day full week of summer trip you can personalize it by using Monterey Trip Planner. This helps us plan a trip based on your unique interests and preferences.  Add and share your favorite attractions, activities and things to see and do for later view.
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A Complete Guide for Families Traveling with Disabled Travelers

Traveling can be really relaxing and tiring at the same time. Relaxing because it is a great escape from the busy schedule at work or school, it allows everyone to be one with nature and discover the beauty of the world. 
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Salinas Valley Food & Wine Festival: A Taste of Monterey's Local Bounty

Come and see what all the excitement is all about at the 7th Annual Salinas Valley Food & Wine Festival.
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Unique Wedding Venue: Guide to Choose the Best Wedding Spot Before Tying the Knot

Here's a list of the best wedding venues to consider for that romantic Monterey Bay wedding.
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4th of July Must-See Events in Monterey

Celebrate Independence Day in Monterey County with outdoor events, fireworks, great food and more!
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