Tag Archives: Monterey and Carmel

San Francisco Holiday Travel – Save on Fun City Tours & Day Trips

Anytime is a good time to visit San Francisco, the beautiful “City By the Bay.” My mom and sister came out to visit us in SF recently from London, so we were busy researching fun things to do and looking for ways to save them money . If you’re planning on visiting San Francisco during the Holiday Season (or if you’re a local looking for fun things to do) and want to save some money, here are a few FUN SF Bay Area sightseeing tours that we came across that offer good value (save up to 30% on selected tours) including:

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Monterey Coast Updates – Monarch Butterflies at Butterfly Sanctuary, Fun Coastal Trails, 17-Mile Drive and New InterContinental Hotel

Monterey is one of California’s most popular destinations – and one of our favorite Bay Area getaways. Its world-famous Monterey Peninsula offers unparalleled coastal and Pacific Ocean views, especially on fog-free sunny days.

If you like the outdoors, there are a lot of things to do for FREE! Enjoy scenic walking, hiking and biking trails along the spectacular Monterey Peninsula, Pacific Grove, Carmel-by-the-Sea, and the Big Sur coastline. Bring the kids to see beautiful Monarch Butterflies in Pacific Grove and the barking Sea Lions at Fisherman’s Wharf. Stroll along historic Cannery Row. Visit nearby Carmel and enjoy browsing through the shops and art galleries or walk along the beautiful white sandy beach.

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