Explore and Discover Santa Barbara

FESTIVALS TO PLAN FOR  Our harborside hotel in Santa Barbara is the perfect spot to begin your Southern California adventure. Santa Barbara’s worlds mesh in a way that’s unique to this city, like how the local art scene and wine culture collide in the nearby Funk Zone neighborhoods, where gallery viewings and tastings are [...]

2021-07-06T08:16:09+00:00March 16th, 2021|

The Santa Barbara Farmers Market

Situated in the heart of Downtown Santa Barbara, the second largest weekly certified farmers’ market hosts 50-60 certified agricultural producers on a weekly basis, depending on the season. Each Saturday thousands of locals and visitors gather on the open streets of the 600 & 700 blocks of State St. for [...]

2021-07-06T08:17:30+00:00February 1st, 2021|

SANTA BARBARA: “Time for outdoor safe activities and outdoor dinning”

Photo by Rob Stark courtesy of Visit Santa Barbara Santa Barbara is the perfect weekend getaway for its beautiful beaches, fresh seafood, ample wine-tasting options, water sports, adventure or just to chill.   How can you spend perfect days in Santa Barbara? You can enjoy the californian wine that you love and the incredible Pacific Ocean [...]

2021-07-06T08:18:48+00:00January 18th, 2021|


From easy family-friendly hikes through sycamore-studded canyons to challenging summit climbs, Santa Barbara is a hiker's paradise.  There's 3 famous peaks in Santa Barbara: Arlington Peak, Cathedral and La Cumbre. It's a challenging trail. Many hikers come to Santa Barbara to conquer that summits: all 3 peaks. It's called “Three peak loop”.  [...]

2021-07-06T08:21:34+00:00December 28th, 2020|


It’s the best way to stay well-fed and hydrated with all that wine and walking we have in Santa Barbara. There’s a lot of wine waiting to be discovered in Santa Barbara. Home to six AVAs (American Viticultural Areas) growing more than 70 varietals of grapes. When it comes to [...]

2021-07-06T08:22:37+00:00November 23rd, 2020|

4 Tips for Rescheduling Your Vacation

No one likes cancelled or rescheduled plans, especially when it comes to a vacation you’ve been looking forward to. But sometimes life can throw unexpected curveballs, and you find yourself in need of a change of plans. This is especially true this year with the COVID-19 pandemic and the travel [...]

2021-07-05T07:20:09+00:00June 7th, 2020|