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Monterey is a scenic and historic California coastal destination. Just two hours by car from San Francisco or a five hour drive from Los Angeles, Monterey is place to EXPLORE and ENJOY! From the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary to Spanish-era adobes and John Steinbeck's Cannery Row, Monterey welcomes visitors from around the world.

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Big Blue LIVE - a BBC and PBS Special, Aug. 31 - Sep 2

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Monterey, CA (93940)

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