We spend an hour or so exploring Palm Springs and some of its mid-century modernist architecture by bike. Here’s are some things we saw.
Norma’s is an iconic Palm Springs restaurant that serves breakfast all day long.
This beautiful cacti and succulent garden was one of my favorite places of our California Roadtrip.
Impressions from the stylish Ace Hotel in Palm Springs where we enjoyed our private patio with fireplace and a fun bar with trivia night.
In Ojai, we stayed at the Caravan Outpost, a lovely small garden that is home to eleven Airstream caravans which you can rent for the night.
We did not have heaps of time in Ojai, but here are five things we did and saw during our short time there.
An otherworldly experience somewhere between Big Sur and Ojai.
The Highstreet Deli in San Luis Obispo is the perfect stop for Lunch or an afternoon snack between Big Sur and the south.
A few kilometres north of San Simeon, there is a little walkway above the beach that allows you to marvel at the elephant seals from a safe distance.
The fog had followed us from San Francisco to Big Sur. It was still a splendid drive with a couple of great stops along the road.
We stopped in Carmel-by-the-Sea, to see Walker House, a building by Frank Lloyd Wright right by the Pacific Ocean.
Between Monterey and Carmel-by-the-Sea there is the 17-Mile Drive, a scenic route with great views of the ocean.
Here is what we saw on our way from San Francisco to Monterey.
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