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Discover Delightful Frights on a Santa Barbara Ghost Tour

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As Halloween gets closer, we’re drawn into the world of mystical beings and ghostly spirits–which means it’s the perfect time for some ghost stories! You’ve got your pumpkin flavored treats and your scary movies…all you need is a few spooky stories! Get your fix of frights and delights on a Santa Barbara ghost tour this […]

You’ll Fall for these Santa Barbara Waterfalls!

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Santa Barbara is an area well known for its beautiful beaches. But did you know there’s another great way to enjoy the water? That’s right: waterfalls! Santa Barbara has a few of these hidden gems nearby, and you can take beautiful hiking trails to these falls!

Best Relaxing Santa Barbara Activities

Santa Barbara is one of the best places to visit in 2019, according to The New York Times! And with so much to see and do, it’s easy to lose sight of that “relaxing vacation” you had hoped for. So here are some of our favorite relaxing Santa Barbara activities to help you stay focused on the relaxation […]

The Book Den Santa Barbara: A Storied History

The Book Den Santa Barbara is the oldest book store in Santa Barbara! This store has some interesting history, and it’s known for selling all kinds of books. From rare and collectible books to today’s bestsellers, you’ll find the books you’re searching for at The Book Den.

Old Spanish Days is Less Than One Month Away!

One of Santa Barbara’s biggest festivals, Old Spanish Days, is almost here! The festival is less than one month away and it is Santa Barbara’s premier festival–or fiesta!

Santa Barbara Margaritas y Más Festival: What’s not to Love?!

Santa Barbara Margaritas y Más Festival offers delicious food and wonderful drinks!

The Santa Barbara Margaritas y Más Festival invites guests to sip various margaritas throughout the day, as well as try delicious food offerings. Throughout the day you’ll be able to try as many margaritas as your heart desires, and there will be plenty of food to keep you full! This festival knows how to keep […]

Take a Ride on the Lil’ Toot Water Taxi

The Lil’ Toot Water Taxi is a Santa Barbara icon! The tugboat is named for its distinctive whistle, and is such a fun way to explore the Santa Barbara Harbor. When you take a trip on Lil’ Toot, you’ll experience the Santa Barbara Harbor in a new way!

Explore the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum!

We know it can be tough to spent time indoors when you’re in beautiful sunny Santa Barbara, but the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum is worth your time! On your next trip to Santa Barbara, visit the Maritime Museum to learn more about Santa Barbara’s history.

Visit Lotusland in Santa Barbara

A secret garden, private tours, incredible beauty. Find all this and more at Lotusland in Santa Barbara! This is a great place to spend part of your day and will give you a greater appreciation of Santa Barbara’s natural beauty.

Take a Santa Barbara Kayak Tour

In sunny Santa Barbara, outdoor activities are a must. Surfing is a popular pastime, and life is all about the beach. But if surfing isn’t your thing, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy the water. When you take a Santa Barbara kayak tour, you’ll experience incredible sights and make lifelong memories.