New Year’s Eve in Salinas California in 2014 – the "Salad Bowl of the World"
The county seat and largest municipality of Monterey County California, Salinas has a population of more than 150,000, and is located at the mouth of the Salinas Valley, only ten km from the Pacific Ocean. The New Year’s Eve in Salinas California in 2014 means spending quality time in an ideal climate, surrounded by breathtaking scenery and rich cultural heritage.
The hometown of Nobel Prize laureate John Steinbeck – hosting the world famous Steinbeck festival to honour him, Salinas is also the place which manages to blend old days’ charm with nowadays’ modern conveniences. Apart from numerous and colourful festivals, visitors can explore the nearby Monterey Peninsula, the historic missions of San Juan Batista and San Antonio de Padua, the world-class wineries of South Monterey County or the beautiful nearby beaches. For tourists, the New Year’s Eve in Salinas California in 2014 will be a unique combination of climate, great natural resources and hospitable and friendly people.