Author: Hōkū Young

Hōkū is the Digital Marketing Specialist with the MCCVB. 

Plan Your Vacation in Monterey County, California

Plan a vacation in Monterey County during the ideal time of year for your travel musts. Discover seasonal draws, including popular annual events, things to do and suggested places to stay. Use the jump-list below to...

Your Holiday Guide to Monterey Gifts

It's the most magical time of the year! Use this Monterey Gift Guide to bring in the holiday spirit with unique Monterey County experiences and locally-made gifts. Unique Monterey Experiences Sometimes, the best thing we...

Health & Wellness Experiences In Monterey County

No moment radiates more joy than standing at the edge of Californiaʻs Central Coast, mountainous cliffs stretching for miles upon miles, and the majesty of the open Pacific ocean ahead. This is your moment to put your...

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...

Top 5 Places to See Wildflowers in Monterey County

We invite you to make the most of your stay in Monterey County. Please help us protect our destination's incredible natural assets and pristine landscape. While you’re here, we encourage you to “visit like you live here”...

Women-Owned Businesses in Monterey County

Women are making history year-round on California's central coast, so Women's HERstory Month is another wonderful opportunity to celebrate the trailblazing, history making, inspiring women chasing dreams and making moves...

7 Hikes to Take Your Breath Away in Monterey County

There is no better way to appreciate the sheer grandeur of Monterey County's glorious shoreline and beaches, spectacular parks, and exceptional outdoor adventures than by hiking in Monterey. Whether you're looking for an...

Local Hidden Gems in Monterey County

The icons of Monterey County are surely not-to-be-missed: A dive beneath the ocean’s surface at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, a stroll along the vibrant wildflower-shrouded central coast known as Pacific Grove’s blooming...

Things To Do In Monterey for Labor Day Weekend

Looking for things to do Labor Day weekend in Monterey County? With hiking trails for all levels and abilities, a cool microclimate and stretches of stunning coastline to be explored, the destination is a longtime...

Arts & Museums in Monterey County

A place as inspiring and downright breathtaking as Monterey County is bound to source great artistic and creative expression. Unwind with live music from local artists, discover the area's historic sites and museums, and...

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