Monterey has "played host to a mammoth convocation of sea life that scientists here say is unprecedented in their memories," says The New York Times.
Expect "thoroughly modern" French cuisine crafted with "novel ingredients and inventive techniques" at the Michelin-starred Chez TJ in Mountain View (Michelin).
Randy's Fishing Trips & Whale Watching earns an overall 93% positive rating from Travelzoo subscribers who praise the "friendly staff" and "awesome trips."
More than 500 Travelzoo guests reported back after dining at Jacks, and 92% loved it, calling it "perfect!" with "top-notch service" and "spectacular" fare.
Spend the day at Lumina Day Spa at the Casa Munras Hotel & Spa, one of Gayot’s Top 10 Monterey/Carmel Boutique Hotels.
Receive 55% off at The Spa at InterContinental The Clement Monterey, known for its "assiduous service ... and superb waterfront location" (Fodor's).
Taste wine paired with top-rated Brix Chocolate at Sherman Cellars in downtown San Jose. Travelzoo visitors award it a 95% positive rating.
Indulge in an hourlong deep tissue or hot stone massage at Vanity SpaSalon in Sunnyvale, which earns a 4.7-star rating on SpaFinder.
Coterie Cellars in San Jose specializes in handmade production of artisanal wines. Take part in the Bay Area's urban winery movement with a wine tasting and appreciation class.
For half off, two can sip margaritas and take in live music at the Tequila & Taco Music Festival on Aug. 23, 2014, in Santa Cruz.
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