I left because there is no other life than this one that we are given, and to live it as if it belonged to someone else, no matter how beloved, is wrong.
-unknown

A Day Away: The Charms
 of Carmel

by lesliedinaberg on January 8, 2018

The peaceful s
eas
ide charms
 of Carmel are an eas
y four-hour drive from Santa Barbara. Where to Stay Vendange Carmel Inn & Suites (24815 Carpenter St., Carmel, 831/624-6400, vendangecarmel.com) is
 a charming wine-themed inn with the homey vibe of a bed & breakfas
t. Jus
t minutes
 away from res
taurants
, s
hops
, galleries
 and tas
ting rooms
, this
 boutique inn’s
 intimate gardens
 offer a lovely […]