Travel Blogs from Solvang, United States

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Solvang - A (not so) danish town, Solvang, United States travel blog

Solvang - A (not so) danish town

A travel blog entry by schlossie

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... ;                       Solvang is a cute little town, but we had to call it a day and go to bed.  The next morning we ...

On the move again, going the wrong way!, Solvang, United States travel blog

On the move again, going the wrong way!

A travel blog entry by argieuk

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Sleep didnt come easily last night as we were so tired, it was gone 3am by our body clocks by the time we were sorted. Also it was so hot, the hottest weather LA has had for quite a while.  Not  being a fan off air con, we could only rely on ...

Relax, its the first day of the rest of your trip, Solvang, United States travel blog

Relax, its the first day of the rest of your trip

A travel blog entry by argieuk

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... want to book hotels ahead, it'll be muuch cheaper. Also a cool box, as drinking the water when we were driving up to Solvang was disgusting - it was almost hot in the weather we have been having. However, now we have bought the cool box, the wweather ...

Santa Maria to Solvang 40 miles, Solvang, United States travel blog

Santa Maria to Solvang 40 miles

A travel blog entry by jan-pete-cycle

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... I see the sign that says it was in the film Sideways (he loved that film) so we go back to take a picture. Then we reach Solvang, it's was a Danish settlement back in the early 1900s but is now really just for tourists, stop at the first motel we come to ...

Yee Haa!, Solvang, United States travel blog

Yee Haa!

A travel blog entry by middlemoss

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Great ranch experience! Including shootin' , horsey ridin' and jacket and tie for dinner! Oscar sure did look perty ...

The Klimchuk-Brown exhibit at the Solvang zoo, Solvang, United States travel blog

The Klimchuk-Brown exhibit at the Solvang zoo

A travel blog entry by roadtrip2010

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... bridge Northbound… oops!  The bright side is that it is only a toll going INTO the city. We are now in Solvang, CA – a Danish themed town… very Danish.  You can’t stand anywhere in this town without seeing a windmill. ...

Bonita California, Solvang, United States travel blog

Bonita California

A travel blog entry by familie-az-rtw

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... ... Het klinkt onmogelijk, maar het kan. Vandaag zijn we binnen 8 uur van Tongatapu naar Auckland naar Los Angeles naar Solvang gereisd. Huup... Huup... Barbatruuk... We hebben in het totaal 15 uur in een vliegtuig verbleven, vele uren in transit rond ...

The Drive to Northern California, Solvang, United States travel blog

The Drive to Northern California

A travel blog entry by cchasez

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... passed; realizing that Tito Buddy was the driver afterall and he needed his rest.  Our first stop was 2 hrs away from Glendale - Solvang.  We had our breakfast around 9:30 AM at the Belgian Waffle Cafe.  We split a Crepe Rio (crepe with ...

California Ranch

California Ranch "Alisal"

A travel blog entry by middlemoss

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Lived our 2 night stay at working cattle ...

Wine and Vons!, Solvang, United States travel blog

Wine and Vons!

A travel blog entry by ann_ho

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will update soon ... hey everyone, solvang is a danish community two hours from LA with loads of vinery and danish type things like pastries and pancakes! went along with Jen on a work trip, she does property mangement for Vons, who are owned by ...

Highway 1- An Amazing Coast Line, Solvang, United States travel blog

Highway 1- An Amazing Coast Line

A travel blog entry by cmedancing

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We left Christina's home with 108 degrees (42 degree Celsius for the Canadians), which thank goodness for the pool. I was somewhat worried that these would be difficult temperatures to handle in the VW, but as soon as we arrived on the coast temperatures ...

Solvang, California, USA, Solvang, United States travel blog

Solvang, California, USA

A travel blog entry by globekiter

Solvang, California, ...

So long Alisal, Solvang, United States travel blog

So long Alisal

A travel blog entry by middlemoss

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Had great breakfast horse-ride. Check out the pancakes at the end! Nearly fell off my horse when I found out his name was Ike! Hah - bore a striking resemblance too - long, lean, lanky, bit grey and oh so we'll behaved! (Hi Ike - we love ...

Az óceánparton, Refugio State Beach California, United States travel blog

Az óceánparton

A travel blog entry by lindamatyi

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A hűvös reggelen sétálgatunk a halászváros kikötőjében. Nagyon jó hangulata van a mólóknak. Nézzük, ahogy a pelikánok halat fognak, azaz magasról tágra nyitott csőrrel előre belezuhannak a vízbe, mintha nyitott ...

impromptu stop due to Jamie's driving..., Solvang, United States travel blog

impromptu stop due to Jamie's driving...

A travel blog entry by jamieandjason

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We had never heard of this town but we had to stay here for 2 nights to get the car repaired due to the damage done after Jamie doing her best impression of Stevie Wonder doing a Nigel Mansell impression.  Please see below for the pictures of the ...

Solving - San Francisco - Day two of tour, Solvang, United States travel blog

Solving - San Francisco - Day two of tour

A travel blog entry by danielleandsean

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... just before lunchtime' and then make our way to Stanford University. The tour company's description of Solvang - 'Antiquated windmills and Northern European style architecture punctuate this charming village's skyline. Brilliant sunshine, boundless open ...

San Francisco, Solvang to San Francisco, United States travel blog

San Francisco

A travel blog entry by cath_rich_rtw06

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A stunning clear blue sky is lost on our slightly hung over eyes in the morning and we head over to Highway 1 and drive up along the coast road to Big Sur. Apparently the road of a million dreams and a thousand car ads, the driving is awesome. ...

Solvang, Los Angeles to Solvang, United States travel blog

Solvang

A travel blog entry by cath_rich_rtw06

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... to reveal quite beautiful views. At Santa Barbara we cut inland to the Santa Ynez wine region and stay for the night in Solvang, a town proud of its Danish origins. Its a bit cheesey touristy but we forget that after a few bottles of the local ...

Windmills and wine, Solvang, United States travel blog

Windmills and wine

A travel blog entry by katd

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... but I missed the turn off and by the time, I had worked it out - we were not going back. However, we did go into Solvang for a short visit. Solvang was established by a bunch of expat Danish teachers in 1911.   And there are windmills and ...

The Stuff of Fairytales ..... Solvang, Solvang, United States travel blog

The Stuff of Fairytales ..... Solvang

A travel blog entry by foreman

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We spent the morning engrossed in this little Danish village, with cobbled stoned paves, window boxes and the most mouth-watering donuts with jam! (see photos)  Sticky, sickly and way too early in the morning for something SOooo good. We ...

O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Solvang, United States travel blog

O Brother, Where Art Thou?

A travel blog entry by lucas_y_lolo

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... como los de las peliculas: con su hotel-saloon al mas puro estilo Lucky Luke. Al dia siguiente fuimos a visitar Solvang, otro pueblecito de inmigrantes daneses, los cuales se divirtieron construyendo las casas con el estilo arquitectonico Danes... Tiene ...

Danish Village, Santa Barbara / Solvang, United States travel blog

Danish Village

A travel blog entry by smittee

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... in another world.  I had a Subway as there were little choice for Vegetarians, I also bought some cookies and Danish pastry from Solvang Bakery for later.     Then the bus was on the highway and I was lucky to get last 3 free seats at ...

Solvang and San Simeon, Solvang, United States travel blog

Solvang and San Simeon

A travel blog entry by r_wethereyet

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... Padres Forest and the Santa Ynez mountains which were lovely, just don't look down. We made our way to the town of Solvang, a pretty fairytale town established in 1911 by Danish-Americans and known as little Denmark. We spent a couple of hours here and ...

Camino de Los Angeles, Solvang, United States travel blog

Camino de Los Angeles

A travel blog entry by anachi

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Bonna got to go to Solvang, so she dressed special, Solvang CA, United States travel blog

Bonna got to go to Solvang, so she dressed special

A travel blog entry by h-bsteinle

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... knows what the rest of this trips holds for us. Bonna: Today, with the winds still blowing at gale force, we drove to Solvang, a place I've read and heard about, and looked forward to visiting.  It’s a Danish village known for bread, pastries, ...

Morro, Gaviota, United States travel blog

Morro

A travel blog entry by robsworld

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Today was spent back in Morro (we visited this place on our way up the coast) the is pretty pants though - not what we expected for Calafornia! We saw Morro Rock, some more seals & massive Pelicans - didn't get to see any Otters that they  have ...

Solvang, Danish capital in the USA, Solvang, United States travel blog

Solvang, Danish capital in the USA

A travel blog entry by clementoss

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Very ...

Santa Barbara and Solvang, Solvang, United States travel blog

Santa Barbara and Solvang

A travel blog entry by newsuzi

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... at least they are interesting :-) Santa Barbara is great destination, they had art work fair and it was all great stuff. Our next stop was Solvang - Danish town in CA - they claim to be more Danish than Denmark - so, I had to see that! It is so ...

Solvang with the family, Solvang, United States travel blog

Solvang with the family

A travel blog entry by 1krafty1

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... for some good beer, good food and family fun.   It was great getting to know Aurora's family and being able to spend the day with them.  There are several winery tasting rooms in Solvang, so there will be another trip to that town ...

Touring Solvang & Santa Barbara, Solvang, United States travel blog

Touring Solvang & Santa Barbara

A travel blog entry by argieuk

DRove around Solvang & Santa Barbara. Had a leisurely breakfast before we left.  Went to Santa Barbara airport. What a lovely airport! Really its a blast from the past, just like Kariba airport. Low key everything. Unfortunately its got more ...

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