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The charming California coastal towns surrounding the Monterey Bay — Carmel, Pacific Grove, Monterey and to the south, Big Sur — comprise a sublime stretch of beach littered with bed and breakfast nooks and high-end hotels.
Built into the Monterey Bay, the aquarium employs fresh seawater in its exhibits, painstakingly recreating the chaotic conditions found throughout the bay from the rocky shore to deep tidal pools in the abysmal, submerged Monterey Canyon.
Monterey is also home to the once-dusky cannery immortalized by John Steinbeck in "Cannery Row" nearly 75 years ago.
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  Monterey, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Monterey is home to the Naval Postgraduate School and Fleet Numerical Oceanography Center, the Defense Language Institute, the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, Fisherman's Wharf and a field station of the Marine Mammal Center.
Monterey is the location of the Naval Postgraduate School, Presidio of Monterey, Monterey Institute of International Studies and California State University, Monterey Bay, which is located on the former Fort Ord.
Endangered bird species in Monterey are: California clapper rail, found in salt marshes; California brown pelican and Yuma clapper rail, both found at dunes and rocky headlands.
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 Monterey County, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Monterey County is a county located on the Pacific coast of the U.S. state of California, its northwestern section forming the southern half of Monterey Bay.
Monterey County is also the site of a Monarch butterfly preserve in the city of Pacific Grove.
Monterey County was one of the original counties of California, created in 1850 at the time of statehood.
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 MONTEREY CA HOTELS | Hotels In Monterey California | Near Beaches
Monterey CA 1 mile to cannery row and near Bay Aquarium.
Monterey CA 2 miles to cannery row and near Bay Aquarium.
Monterey CA Non smoking rooms avail, indoor heated pool, jacuzzi, sauna.
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 Monterey, California Vacation & Travel Guide
Monterey and the Monterey Peninsula is a fascinating melting pot of culture.
Monterey Bay is a large, protected bay located in the middle of the California coast.
Originally, Monterey was a center for sardine fishing, and much of that Cannery Row culture has bred the kitschy, tourist trap environment that makes up the waterfront today.
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 Monterey, California (U.S.)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Monterey was the original seat of the Spanish and Mexican governors in Alta California and was the original headquarters of the California mission chain.
Although we assume that the first Mexican flag hoisted in Monterey was the flag of the First Mexican Empire, there is very little evidence that the flag in the First Mexican Empire was ever widely used in California, and there is no surviving example.
Monterey's official historic navy ship's boats were established in a city proclamation by the city council in 1998, recognizing the permanent loan of two Russian naval yawls to be stationed in Monterey for use in programs promoting the recognition of the Russian Navy's contribution to California's history.
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 Monterey - California
This is the California men dreamed of years ago...The face of the earth as the Creator intended it to look.’ (Henry Miller).
Such are the sentiments of all visitors to California’s Monterey Peninsula, the jewel of the Central Coast.
The Monterey Peninsula’s dramatic coastline and sunny inland valleys are the backdrop for the rich cultural and maritime heritage, which is still alive today in the Mexican adobes, the Maritime Museum, Cannery Row and Fisherman’s Wharf in historic Monterey.
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 Welcome to the Official City of Monterey Web Site!
Monterey is a spectacular coastal community in northern California with a temperate
It was the site of Alta California's capital under Spain and later Mexico, and the place where California statehood began in 1849.
The military presence in Monterey spans from the city's founding with the original Spanish presidio to the present.
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 Monterey County, California - info, facts, communities on Key to the City
This facility is within the city of Monterey and has 392 acres of land.
In 1849 delegates met in Monterey to draft the new California state constitution.
The Monterey Peninsula is known as the "Golf Capital of the World." There are 17 golf courses on the Peninsula, and more than 20 in Monterey County, including the world-renowned Pebble Beach Course
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 Monterey -California Central Coast-PelicanNetwork
Monterey reigned as Mexico's capital of California until Fremont and the marauding Americans arrived in mass.
The Americans moved the California capital, but Monterey prospered as a fishing and whaling port.
Monterey Bay Aquarium -a wonderful achievement by the Packard family -is redesigning the future of Monterey as a serious center of conservation
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 Monterey Bay Aquarium: Visitor Information - Monterey Area Information
The Monterey Bay Aquarium sits at the heart of a world-famous coastline, where a lifetime of adventures await you.
Recreational activities throughout the Monterey area are almost limitless.
It is a good idea to dress in layers as the temperature often varies significantly between the coast and inland areas.
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 Monterey, California - San Francisco Chamber of Commerce Tourist Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
A visit to Monterey along Scenic Drive will be an unforgettable experience, with white magical sandy beaches, and beautiful cypress trees reaching to the sky.
Set in one of northern California's most scenic locations, the Monterey Bay Inn is perfect for families, honeymoons and weekend getaways.
With headquarters conveniently located in Palo Alto, California, between the metropolises of San Francisco and San Jose, we have been serving the Bay Area since 1998 and all of California since 2002.
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 Monterey Bay, Hotels, Jobs, Carmel,Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach, Big Sur, Seaside,Hotels in Monterey , ...
The magnificent Monterey Peninsula has been called the greatest meeting of land, sea and sky and is recognized as an ideal vacation and business destination.
Monterey's rich history, the saga of California's Mission Trail, historic Fisherman's Wharf and Cannery Row, 20 world-class golf courses, the world's best aquarium, a unique variety of shops and galleries and a spectacular assortment of parks and natural areas combine to provide a truly unrivaled place for your next getaway.
Monterey Bay Hotels, Jobs, Carmel, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach, Big Sur, Seaside, Monterey Hotels, Motels, Lodging, Restaurants, Accommodations, Services, Golf, Entertainment.
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 Insiders' Guide® to Monterey Peninsula, 2nd Edition
The sparkling Pacific beaches and mighty forest parks are only a couple of the Monterey Peninsula's many attractions.
There are also the internationally famous Monterey Bay Aquarium, a burgeoning wine region, fabulous spas, major golf events at Pebble Beach, the historic and revitalized Cannery Row, the list goes on and on.
Come along on the road to Monterey, Carmel, Pacific Grove and environs.
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 Monterey SHP   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Monterey State Historic Park served as California's capital under Spanish, Mexican and U.S. rule.
The U.S. flag was first officially raised in California here on July 7, 1846, bringing 600,000 square miles, including California, into the Union.
Ten buildings, including the Custom House, built in 1827, and California's First Theatre (1846-47), and several residences (now museums) built in the 1830s, preserve the area's rich history of early California.
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 Cheap Monterey Hotels-Discount Monterey Hotels,California,CA-Monterey Lodging & Motels Reservation-85% Off !!!
Find Monterey hotels, lodging and motels in close proximity to many of Monterey’s top attractions.
For those who are planning a short get away or a long family vacation, here you will find all types of Monterey hotels, lodging and motels able to fit any budget.
We have a huge selection of hotels, lodging and motels ranging from budget to luxury 5 stars.
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 Monterey Visitor Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Since the 1880s, visitors have been enjoying the spectacular beauty of California's Central Coast.
Located between Los Angeles and San Francisco, Monterey County's dramatic ocean scenery, pristine pine forests, and historic communities continue to beckon adventure-seekers, seafarers, artists, writers and vacationers.
And no other California county can boast 99 miles of breathtaking Pacific coastline.
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 Monterey County Real Estate, Monterey County Homes for Sale, and Condos
CaliforniaRealEstater.com showcases local Monterey County, California real estate agents that have direct access to their local Multiple Listing Services (MLS) on their website allowing you to directly search the MLS for all active California real estate listings.
Note that individual broker listings may be shown in place of Monterey County MLS Listings due to availability.
Monterey County Moving Resources • Monterey County Mortgages • Monterey County Foreclosures
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 Monterey California: Calendar
From jazz and blues events to AMA racing or world class golf to sky diving, there's something always happening in Monterey.
Organizations are encouraged to add their listing about upcoming activities and events to the Monterey.com Calendar.
Copyright © 1997-2004 Monterey.com For more information contact
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