"Carmel-by-the-Taste" Top 5 Page for this destination Carmel-by-the-Sea by Ewingjr98
Carmel-by-the-Sea Travel Guide: 378 reviews and 1,055 photos
Carmel has some beautiful beaches bordering small cliffs and steep hills, much of it in view from Highway 1. The town features the Carmel Mission as the main historic site, while downtown offers a wide variety of upscale shops and restaurants in a small village atmosphere. Carmel is about 15 miles from picturesque Bixby Bridge and just down the road from posh Pebble Beach and its array of golf courses along the beach. Clint Eastwood was mayor of Carmel back in the 70s, and you can stop into Hogsbreath Saloon which he still owns, but leases out to another company to operate, and where he still occasionally visits. He also owns the Mission Ranch, a local favorite restaurant and inn near the Carmel Mission, and the Tehama Golf Club near Carmel Valley.
I recently broke out my Pebble Beach tips into a separate VT page, so check it out! Note...if you want a tee time at one of the big three Pebble Beach courses (Pebble Beach, Spyglass, Spanish Bay), you have to stay at a Pebble Beach resort which costs a minimum of $525 a night, plus greens fees.
The Monterey County Weekly "Best Of 2006 Readers' Picks" named Carmel Beach as the best Beach and the best Place to Watch the Sunset in Monterey County!
The Mission Ranch is a beautiful old farm alongside the old Carmel Mission... you get the basis of the name I'm sure. On... more travel advice
Mission Trail Park is the town of Carmel's largest park and it boats 35 acres of native vegetation in a variety of... more travel advice
Ewingjr98's Related Pages
Carmel-by-the-Sea Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "Carmel By the Sea"
- "Quaint "Olde England" feeling in Carmel, CA"
- "Storybook Beach Town"
- "On the California Central Coast"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Carmel-by-the-Sea
- Hotels in Carmel-by-the-Sea
- Transportation in Carmel-by-the-Sea
- Nightlife in Carmel-by-the-Sea
- Restaurants in Carmel-by-the-Sea
- Shopping in Carmel-by-the-Sea
- Warnings and Dangers in Carmel-by-the-Sea
- See All...
Badges & Stats in Carmel-by-the-Sea
- 30 Reviews
- 156 Photos
- 1 Forum posts
- 5 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (70)
Have you been to Carmel-by-the-Sea?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Carmel-by-the-Sea
- Posted in Travel Japan Forum "Re: Mitake Station Autumn Leaf"
- Commented on one of Jerelis's Carmel-by-the-Sea travel pages
- Uploaded a Photo to "Mission Ranch Restaurant"
- Wrote a Review Mission Ranch Restaurant in Carmel-by-the-Sea Restaurants
- updated a Carmel-by-the-Sea Travel Page "Carmel-by-the-Taste"
Photos in Carmel-by-the-SeaSee All Photos (156)
Top 10 Pages
- Tokyo Intro, 262 reviews, 1403 photos, 27 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Tampa Intro, 283 reviews, 1243 photos, 12 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Monterey Intro, 245 reviews, 1123 photos, 7 travelogues
- Japan Intro, 227 reviews, 1060 photos, 12 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Washington D.C. Intro, 194 reviews, 902 photos, 7 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Seoul Intro, 214 reviews, 848 photos, 17 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Alexandria Intro, 168 reviews, 735 photos, 8 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination San Francisco Intro, 107 reviews, 469 photos, 4 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Pittsburgh Intro, 90 reviews, 470 photos, 12 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Arlington Intro, 71 reviews, 373 photos, 4 travelogues