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Monterey, California

Old Monterey extends inland for a dozen blocks, with many surviving historic buildings. Most of these are preserved in Monterey State Historic Park.

Monterey State Historic Park
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Well and horno at the Cooper-Molera Adobe

Well and horno at the Cooper-Molera Adobe

A well and horno (brick oven) in the garden at the historic Cooper-Molera House. The garden here is a popular venue for outdoor weddings.

Monterey State Historic Park, California

Date photographed: April 3, 2012
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Cooper-Molera garden in Monterey

Cooper-Molera garden in Monterey

A walled garden at the historic Cooper-Molera Adobe is part of two acres of grounds.

Monterey State Historic Park, California

Date photographed: April 3, 2012
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Monterey Transit Plaza

Monterey Transit Plaza

An urban park as well as transfer point between various bus routes, across the street from the Cooper-Molera Adobe.

Monterey, California

Date photographed: April 3, 2012
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Griffin Plaza on Washington Street in Monterey

Griffin Plaza on Washington Street in Monterey

A triangular plaza on the edge of Monterey's business district. At one time I managed a computer store in the A.G. Davi Building.

Monterey, California

Date photographed: April 3, 2012
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Robert Louis Stevenson House in Monterey

Robert Louis Stevenson House in Monterey

Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson stayed here in 1879.

Monterey State Historic Park, California

Date photographed: April 3, 2012
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Garden at the Robert Louis Stevenson House

Garden at the Robert Louis Stevenson House

It is easy to imagine Robert Louis Stevenson sitting in this garden, recuperating from the epic journey that brought him from Scotland by steamship and train.

Monterey State Historic Park, California

Date photographed: April 3, 2012
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