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Historic American Hotels: 8 Timeless Seaside Retreats

by Rebecca Dolan. Posted Apr 27th 2011 07:30 AM
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It seemed to take forever this year, but spring has finally arrived. Warm weather and bright days can only mean one thing: beach season is coming. So, in between downing celery sticks and logging major treadmill time to be bathing suit ready, it's time to plan a seaside escape. This year, instead of staying at the same condo that hasn't seen an interior designer since the days of disco, think about staying at an even more historic locale.
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Carmel with Kids: A Perfect Family Day

by Karleen Wetherald. Posted Sep 27th 2010 09:18 PM
Carmel with Kids: A Family Vacation


Even with its pristine beaches, world class shopping, and beautiful weather, Carmel, Calif., is not often thought of as a perfect vacation spot for families with kids. However, you may be surprised to find that this upscale community has a lot of down-to-earth things to do that will appeal to every member of your family. You will already be planning your return trip to Carmel with kids after spending the perfect day in this beautiful city.
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Carmel with Tweens: A Perfect Family Day

by Karleen Wetherald. Posted Sep 27th 2010 01:09 PM
Carmel with Tweens: A Family Vacation

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The picturesque city of Carmel is nestled along the Californian coast within Monterey County. This affluent community is not often thought of as a destination for exciting family vacations. Carmel does, however, offer plenty of things to do in and around the city, and there is no shortage of family vacation ideas. Take a cue from the itinerary below to experience your best family vacation in Carmel with tweens.
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5 Best Photo Opportunities in Carmel

by Staci M. Alziebler. Posted Sep 8th 2010 04:21 PM
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Scenic Carmel-by-the-Sea, Calif. sandwiched between the grandeur of Big Sur to the south and Monterey to the north, is a picturesque enclave of small funky cottages, grand art galleries and world-class restaurants. It is the perfect spot for a romantic honeymoon, a fun family vacation or a girls' relaxing spa getaway. And with so many beautiful landscapes around you, it's not hard to find photo opportunities -- Carmel is bursting with them.
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Carmel Mythbusters

by Janet Grischy. Posted Sep 7th 2010 02:00 PM
Carmel Mythbusters

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The quaint town of Carmel, Calif., has many urban legends, ranging from the illegality of high heels to Doris Day's alleged desire to rent rooms only to dogs. This list of Carmel mythbusters will help you distinguish which of these stories are true, which are partly true, and which are completely false.
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