The California Rte. 1 south drive from Monterey to Morro Bay is a 123-mile, six-hour trip along the Pacific coastline. Before heading south out of Monterey on Rte. 1, visit the Royal Presidio Chapel, Monterey State Historic Park, Custom House, Casa Soberanes, Larkin House, Fisherman's Wharf and Cannery Row, home of the Monterey Bay Aquarium. A few miles south of Monterey, stop in Carmel-by-the-Sea to visit the Mission San Carlos Borromeo del Rio Carmelo, founded in 1770; the Tor House, home of poet Robinson Jeffers; and Carmel River State Beach.
Silva: California Drinkin': Volume Two
Sometimes it can feel like California simply offers too much in terms of wine.
As California skies clear, snow piles up elsewhere
LA CANADA FLINTRIDGE, Calif. - Hundreds of Southern Californians were back in their homes Saturday as a stampede of storms that brought lightning, vicious downpours and tornadoes turned to sunshine.
California Leads in Vehicle Theft
California is the nation's leader in technology and entertainment and also in vehicle theft. The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) said the Modesto, Calif., Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) had the highest per capita rate for vehicle thefts in the nation in 2007, and four of the top five metros for auto theft were in California. Only Las Vegas at No. 2 broke the chokehold California cities had on the car-theft-leader quintet.