Days Of Summer
Thursday, May 25, 2000
Judging from this past weekend, summer as we know it in Monterey County has arrived, and locals are gearing up for fun in the sun. So how will residents enjoy their first summer of the 21st century?
Age: Won''t tell Resides: Del Rey Oaks
What are your summer plans? We will be spending a month in Oregon and a week in Big Sur.
What is your dream vacation? Not cooking, cleaning, or arguing with my family.
What are three things you would never leave home without? My credit cards, cell phone, and my blow dryer.
Age: 50 Resides: Salinas
Occupation: Retail Manager
What are your summer plans? I will be going camping.
What are three things you would never leave home without? Myself, my car, and my wallet.
What was your worst vacation experience? My car broke down on my way to Yosemite.
Age: 30 Resides: Monterey
What are your summer plans? We will be visiting Atlanta and Florida and attending a wedding.
What is your dream vacation? To visit Australia and New Zealand.
What was your worst vacation experience? When I was in college, me and my friend took a 22-hour train ride from Sweden to Switzerland. We were so scared of the people aboard, and we stayed up all night. We were so tired by the time we got there.
What are three things you would never leave home without? An extra pair of contact lenses, my camera, and bottled water.