LGBTQIA+ Businesses in Monterey County

Photo Credit: Monterey Peninsula Pride Monterey County is made up of a large community of diverse, family-owned businesses including a variety of LGBTQIA+ owned, supporting and SVPC (Salinas Valley Pride Celebrations)...

Top 5 Places to Go Birding in Monterey County, California

With over 500 bird species spotted, spectacular Monterey County is one of the top locations for birders in California and in the U.S. From deep water to shores, sloughs and lakes, grasslands and peaks, there is a...

Thrilling Ocean Activities on Monterey Bay

The best way to experience the magic of the Monterey Bay is by exploring the blue waters of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. From tides pools and coastal wetlands to kelp forests and a deep submarine canyon,...

Inside Monterey with Ashley Wolff, Owner of Jeju Kitchen

Photo courtesy of Kendal & Anthony DeLaura Who knows Monterey best? Locals do. We asked locals what they love most about Monterey County. Whether you are a resident looking for new spots or a visitor looking for some...

Highway 1 Road Trip through Monterey County

Embarking on a road trip along California's iconic Highway 1 promises an unforgettable journey—and nowhere is this more true than in Monterey County, where this stretch of Highway 1 is a treasure trove of charming...

Memorial Day Weekend in Monterey County

Looking for things to do Memorial Day weekend in Monterey County? Make plans to honor those who have served, reflect and, recharge with spectacular views, pristine beaches, and world-class hiking. MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND...

Celebrate Carmel-by-the-Sea’s Carmel Culinary Week

The picturesque village of Carmel-by-the-Sea is once again hosting its annual Carmel Culinary Week from May 31-June 8, 2024. This event promises to be fit for every foodie, showcasing the best of local cuisine in a...

Things To Do With Kids in Monterey County

The most successful family vacations keep one essential component in mind: The grown-ups should feel as engaged, excited, and as happy as the young ones, and vice versa. Looking for things to do in Monterey with...

10 Outdoor Patios to Grab a Drink in Monterey County

What better way to spend your day in Monterey than to kick back and embrace the views from a sunny rooftop or outdoor patio? Here are the top 10 rooftop bars and outdoor patios to enjoy.

Best Hikes in Big Sur

Big Sur is home to some of the world's most beautiful hikes and trails. Nestled between the rugged Santa Lucia Mountains and the stunning Pacific Ocean, it offers unmatched scenic beauty, best experienced through its...

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