Motel California

Back again in the Carmel Valley, after Thanksgiving. Staying at our favourite place, the Blue Sky Lodge. Very simple and sexy,┬áthis original midcentury-beauty from the late 1940s. The radio is playing Hotel California from The Eagles. ┬áSuch a lovely place, such a lovely face, such a lovely taste…In Carmel Valley Village, this quiet and special … Continue reading

Dog heaven on earth

Just a short hop from Big Sur is Carmel at the Sea. If a community could be dog heaven on earth, this picturesque village would be it. Carmel spends $ 10,000 annually on biodegradable poop bags, placed strategically throughout town and on the beach. In fact, Carmel has more dog-friendly businesses per capita than any … Continue reading

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