Santa Barbara area
Santa Barbara is well known for its beaches, downtown shopping, historic
Spanish buildings, beautiful weather and gorgeous views.
Activities include boardwalk biking, mountain biking and hiking, ocean
boating (whale watching or day trips to nearby Channel Islands), vibrant
night life, and much more.
Just over the mountains is the quaint town of Solvang with its famous
wineries (location for the movie "Sideways"), Danish shops and
restaurants, hang gliding and glider tours, and Indian casino gambling
Santa Barbara beaches