Santa Barbara’s architecture

Santa Barbara's Architecture, Photo by Jay Sinclair Courtesy of Visit Santa Barbara Santa Barbara's history and architecture. The spirit of Spain. From red-tile clay roofs to street names, Santa Barbara's architecture is infused with the spirit of Spain. Many buildings, the Santa Barbara County Courthouse and Old Mission Santa Barbara [...]

2021-10-08T15:54:49+00:00October 8th, 2021|

Lotusland, garden attraction in Santa Barbara

Must see garden attraction in Santa Barbara: Lotusland Opera singer Madame Ganna Walska created a Santa Barbara treasure in Lotusland, a world-class horticultural wonderland she planned, planted and developed with dramatic flair from the 1940s until her death in 1984. The 37-acre estate showcases rare species and exotic specimens in [...]

2021-09-27T16:29:39+00:00September 27th, 2021|

Santa Barbara Wine Experience. Wine travel.

Experience Santa Barbara Wine Country Santa Barbara Wine Country. Diversity & World Class Wines Anytime is a great time to visit Santa Barbara Wine Country. With temperatures hovering around seventy degrees most of the year, and limited rainfall, it's hard not to have great weather during your travels. Diversity is [...]

2021-11-28T15:36:55+00:00September 16th, 2021|

The best Museums in Santa Barbara

Our favorite Museums in Santa Barbara When it comes to art, #SantaBarbara shines with visual riches Nowhere is the rich cultural history of the area more alive than in Santa Barbara museums. From the thought-provoking works of the Museum of Contemporary Art to the educational programs at the Santa Barbara [...]

2021-09-06T19:17:29+00:00September 6th, 2021|


Stearns Wharf Photo by David Collier Courtesy of Visit California About Stearns Wharf Stearns Wharf, the oldest working wood wharf in California, was built in 1872 by John Peck Stearns to facilitate the transfer of cargo and people from ships to shore. In 1925, the State of California, conveyed the [...]

2021-09-16T20:15:04+00:00March 30th, 2021|


    ARROYO BURRO BEACH Visitors and dog lovers jump for joy over Arroyo Burro Beach, better known to locals as Hendry’s Beach, and one of our favourite beaches in Santa Barbara. Load up your pooch and head to this flat, dog-friendly spot for a game of fetch along the [...]

2021-07-06T08:07:21+00:00March 19th, 2021|

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|