Author: Jessica Hernandez

Jessica is the Public Relations Specialist at the Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau. When not at work you’ll find Jessica at the beach with her dog.

8 Ways to Show Your Support for Monterey County & Local Businesses

Monterey County’s hospitality community has been dramatically affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Travel has once again been put on pause leaving many small businesses to have to temporarily or permanently close their...

Enjoy the Flavors of Monterey County at Home

As social distancing keeps the country at home, it doesn’t mean you can’t taste the local flavors found throughout Monterey County. To help you travel by the sense of taste, here is a roundup of our favorite culinary...

Big Sur Travel Guide: Where to Stay, Dine and Explore

Big Sur, California is one of the world’s most unforgettable stretches of coastline—and for good reason. The scenery is unmatched, and an eclectic vibe flows through the area and permeates Big Sur hotels, shops and...

Best Places to Cozy Up by the Fire in Monterey County

Whether you are looking for a family getaway, a night out with friends, or a romantic bonfire for two, Monterey County is sure to ignite your fire. Big Sur Located high above the Pacific Ocean at the foot of the...

Experience a Winter Wonderland in Monterey

Enter to Win a Winter Wonderland Trip to Monterey! Monterey County is a wonderland unlike any other during the winter season. While other destinations are bombarded by ice and snow – Monterey Country serves up mild...

An Afternoon of Art & Wine Pairing in Carmel-by-the-Sea

With so much to see, eat and sip in the charming village of Carmel-by-the-Sea, it can be hard to know where to begin. You could easily spend an entire week eating in different restaurants, sipping wine in various tasting...

How to Have a Carmel Valley Vacation with Your Dog

Make your next vacation a bit more exciting by bringing along your dog! If you are like me, your dog is a beloved member of the family and being without your four-legged friend for the weekend just wouldn’t be the same....

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,...

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