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Feb 06, 2013, 02:18 ET Monterey County Convention and Visitors Bureau launches "More Monterey"

To celebrate its many lodging, culinary, cultural and outdoor experiences, the Monterey County Convention and Visitors Bureau has launched its...


Jan 10, 2013, 05:10 ET Monterey County Monument Gains National Park Status

President Barack Obama has designated Pinnacles National Monument as Pinnacles National Park. The breathtaking 26,000 acre area is now Monterey...


Jan 09, 2013, 10:00 ET Monterey County Named Top Ten Wine Travel Destination in the World

The Monterey County Convention and Visitors Bureau is proud to announce Wine Enthusiast has selected the destination as a 2013 Top Ten Wine Travel...


Aug 21, 2012, 05:00 ET Fall 2012 News Angles

The following is being released by Monterey County Convention and Visitor's Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100707/MCCVBLOGO )...


May 08, 2012, 10:00 ET Gearhead Getaways

Sporting some of the world's most iconic drives – from Highway 1 through Big Sur to Pebble Beach's 17-Mile Drive - Monterey County takes touring on...


May 02, 2012, 05:03 ET Monterey County Hot Topics: Spring/2012

STEWARDS OF THE SEA: Monterey Bay Aquarium delivers a new adventure for the eyes with the $19 million debut of "The Open Sea." On tap is the vast...


Feb 14, 2012, 01:00 ET Monterey County's Liquid Assets: Grapes, Hops and Shots

From high octane events to classic Western watering holes, an excursion into Monterey County's bounty of hand-crafted liquids – from world-class...


Nov 21, 2011, 08:00 ET WHAT’S NEW AND WHAT’S NOTEWORTHY IN MONTEREY COUNTY

STEWARDS OF THE SEA: Monterey Bay Aquarium delivers adventures for the eyes with new $19 million debut of "The Open Sea" (fall/2011). On tap at this...


Nov 17, 2011, 04:21 ET WHAT’S NEW AND WHAT’S NOTEWORTHY IN MONTEREY COUNTY

STEWARDS OF THE SEA: Monterey Bay Aquarium delivers adventures for the eyes with new $19 million debut of "The Open Sea" (fall/2011). On tap at this...


Jun 22, 2011, 11:36 ET Editorial Hot Topics, News Angles 2011

The following release is being issued by the Monterey County Convention and Visitor's Bureau: (Logo:...


Jun 09, 2011, 08:00 ET California's Scenic Highway 1 to Reopen June 10, 2011

Just in time for summer, a portion of scenic Highway 1 at the Monterey County line, 40 miles south of Big Sur, will reopen June 10, 2011 after being...


Apr 12, 2011, 08:00 ET Spring Fever in Monterey County - Renew the Senses With a Bevy of Cultural & Culinary Events

Spring spells renewal in Monterey County, with its potent mix of fresh ocean breezes, prime Pacific sunsets and crisp snap of Monterey pine to...


Feb 15, 2011, 08:00 ET New Monterey County Mobile App Lets Travelers 'Explore Monterey' Instantly

Techie travelers can download a new mobile application, "Explore Monterey," to put the very best of Monterey County at their fingertips. "Explore...


Aug 31, 2010, 08:00 ET Hot Sheet: Monterey County Winter 2010/2011 Editorial

Monterey County Winter Editorial: READY FOR ITS CLOSE UP: Carmel Valley Ranch debuts following a $35 million revamp by Hyatt scion John Pritzker....


Jul 08, 2010, 06:39 ET Deep Blue Deals: Celebrate Monterey Peninsula's New Blue Ocean Film Festival & Summit With a Wave of Hotel Deals This Fall

Boasting 99 miles of prime Pacific coastline, the 5,312 sq. mile National Marine Sanctuary and nation's top-ranked Monterey Bay Aquarium, the...