“Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature -- the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter.” ― Rachel Carson, Silent Spring
The beautiful white sand beaches in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California. A romantic (and pet-friendly!) getaway on the California Coast. Carmel is nestled between the Monterey Bay and the rugged coast of Big Sur so it makes a great stop on any California Highway 1 road trip.