Monterey, CA – Steps from Monterey's Fisherman's Wharf, the design of the Portola Hotel and Spa takes advantage of its prime location. On clear days, sun streams through the lobby's domed-glass ceiling, bathing the rows of Fichus trees in light. This focus on nature can also be found behind the scenes.
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA – The Carmel Bach Festival is known for attracting world class musicians and a cultured audience. But in recent years, the Festival has reached out to a whole different group: toddlers to teens.