Santa Barbara, only 2-hour drive from downtown Los Angeles, would be a fabulous place to spend your weekend with families. You can go on a wine tour or enjoy the great beach view sitting in a jacuzzi in your hotel.


Urban Wine Trail

The tour includes 17 tasting rooms. Get on your bike and off the road!




Santa Barbara Beach and Surf


If you want you start learning how to surf, please visit Santa Barbara Recreation for more lesson info.


Eat and Dine

Part I: Farmers Markets

Part II: Seafood

Part III: Danish (for more details on Solvang, please refer to our previous travel blog)

Part IV: Barbecue

Part V: Mexican

Part VI: Middle Eastern

Part VII: Spanish

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