Visitor Information -- The Monterey Peninsula Visitors and Convention Bureau (tel. 831/649-1770; has two visitor centers: one in the lobby of the Maritime Museum at Custom House Plaza near Fisherman's Wharf, the other at Lake El Estero on Camino El Estero. Both locations, open daily, offer good maps and free pamphlets and publications, including an excellent visitors' guide and the magazine Coast Weekly. Another good source for Monterey information is the Monterey Peninsula On-Line Guide at

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