Thurs, Nov 19, 2020-Big Sur and the PCH
Today we drove from Monterey about 60 miles South on the PCH-Pacific Coast Highway. If you Google “Scenic drives in the USA,” this drive will be pretty close to the top.
Again, the main attraction is the coast. The coast of TX is dominated by 3-4 barrier islands like Galveston, Mustang, and Padre Island but the Central CA Coast is nothing like that! The Coast and the Santa Lucia Ranges of mountains drop down to the blue Pacific with the PCH going up and down following the mountains. Here are a couple of pics just to get your imagination started: