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Carmel - A Premium Holiday Vacations


Carmel is a small city of California and its full name is “Carmel by the sea”. It is renowned for its scenic landscapes and rich culture. It is an artistic city and woos the hearts of tourists by its picturesque surroundings. If you don’t believe in love at first sight, this place can change your mind. Every year, plan for Carmel vacations for a purpose; to fall in love and forget your mundane routines. Though some people might not know about this place, but once they do, they will be all eager to plan for Carmel vacations.


The first people to settle in Carmel were the Spanish. Later on, it was permeated by the Mexicans and then the Americans. This is why this place is rich in terms of culture and dazzling when it comes to architecture. To learn more about this enigmatic place people plan for Carmel vacations.


There are a lot of things one can do to enjoy during his Carmel vacations. The best hotels of Carmel are Merlot Bistro, Da Giovann, Portabella and La Bicyclette. Merlot is known for its best cuisine and classic wines. Da Giovanni is the best Italian restaurant in Carmel and provides mouth watering food along with a spectacular view of the lake. Portabella is well-known because of its Italian, French and Spanish food. Besides these hotels, you should also try Anton and Michel, Lest.Tropez and Old Carmel Restaurant, if you are in Carmel. If you are a shopaholic, you will have the time of your life. There are certain boutiques in Carmel which cannot be found anywhere else. The clothing and accessories are extravagant and extremely desirable. There are approximately eighty art stores in Carmel. Moreover, there are many wineries in Carmel. There are tour guides who give you a tour of these wineries. The Carmel wines are famous all over the world. Carmel Valley is a must to visit for tasting wine. Point Lobos State Rescue is visited by thousands of tourists for hiking. Garland Park is highly recommended if you are interested in hiking. If you are into architecture and buildings then you wouldn’t want to miss Frank Lloyd Wright’s place. Carmel also does not disappoint the literary freaks. There are many libraries in Carmel and National Steinbeck Center is the most distinguished one. The men folk would love to go to the events like Mazda Raceway Laguna and August Car Week. In these events all the new cars are showcased and people are entertained with car races. Carmel also excels in theatre and music. Carmel Art Festival and Sunset Centre are the most prominent ones. The crystal clear beach of Carmel also attracts the tourists because of its exotic beach fires. Those of you who are dog lovers would definitely adore Carmel. Most of the restaurants, anywhere, do not permit the entry of dogs but Carmel is different. Cypress Inn is a sight to be seen because dogs are allowed to have teas with their masters.

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So to enjoy all of these unique sights and places, plan for Carmel vacations. The only place to relax and soothe yourselves!

By Sidra Rana, published at 01/15/2012
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