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Santa Barbara Spooky Zoo Days are Full of Festive Fun

The Santa Barbara Spooky Zoo is one of SB’s best Halloween traditions! Visit the zoo in your best costume and experience their outdoor “spell-ebration.” This event offers not-too-spooky fun for both kids and adults, Learn more about what the Spooky Zoo has to offer and how you can enjoy it all!

Santa Barbara Oktoberfest 2021

This year, you can have your own Oktoberfest! While the city of Santa Barbara isn’t hosting an Oktoberfest this year, the city’s website has put up a guide to creating your own! We review the breweries on this guide so you can decide what you should include in your DIY Santa Barbara Oktoberfest 2021.

4 Best Santa Barbara Fall Activities

This fall, visit Santa Barbara and experience all we have to offer for autumnal fun! Santa Barbara in the fall is warm enough in the day to feel like summer, and cool enough at night to add sweaters to your wardrobe. These 4 best Santa Barbara fall activities will get you enjoying the season!

The 4 Best Beaches for Seashells in Santa Barbara

Seashell collecting is a classic beach day activity and perfect for any beachgoer. But where can you find the best seashells in Santa Barbara? We’ve narrowed down our list to the best seashell beaches in SB so you can get to collecting!

The Best Spots for Santa Barbara Sightseeing

Santa Barbara sightseeing has so much to offer! This city is full of beauty and history, and these are some of the best ways to experience it. We’ve narrowed down the top 6 sightseeing experiences in Santa Barbara for your next trip. Experiences that aren’t the beach–because you already know that’s an important part of […]

MOXI Museum Santa Barbara: Embrace Curiosity!

The MOXI Museum Santa Barbara is all about fostering creativity. When you visit the MOXI Museum, you’ll be able to explore the world around you and discover things you never knew. This is a great place for people of all ages, from families with young kids to adults, to enjoy a fun day of exploration […]

How to Take a Self-Guided Bike Tour of Santa Barbara

There’s always something to see or do in Santa Barbara. So hop on one of our free bicycle rentals, and take a self-guided bike tour of the city!

8 Fun Outdoor Activities in Santa Barbara

No one visits Santa Barbara to stay indoors all day. There are dozens of fun outdoor activities in Santa Barbara though, so it can be hard to decide how to spend your time while you’re here. That’s why we decided to list our favorite outdoor activities in Santa Barbara to help you out! Read below […]

The Best Bike Rides in Santa Barbara

Biking is a great way to tour Santa Barbara, allowing you to view all the local attractions while getting some exercise. It’s also one more way you can be an eco-tourist, meaning you’re conscientious about the environment you’re visiting. Better still, we at Marina Beach Motel offers free Beach Cruiser bike rentals to all of […]

The 8 Most Beautiful Places Near Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara and its surrounding cities have a lot to offer when it comes to activities, but what about beauty? Here are the 8 most beautiful places near Santa Barbara: