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... It was then or never as I was driving myself crazy wondering whether to do it or not. It didn’t actually hurt, just made my eyes water, but I couldn’t stop laughing after, bit of a random thing to do!
It was time to chill after that so we walked back to the beach and relaxed for a couple of hours in the lovely sunshine then walked back up the other side of State Street, where there were a few high street brand shops we could look in. I bought a ...
... on to Santa Monica Pier approaching sunset and some really lovely light and water and noise and bustle. A truly iconic place in the most amazing setting. On our way off we passed a bloke with an albino constrictor snake. We had a photo done with James and Ruth was "dare you dare you double dare you" to go in for a picture. I think she and we underestimated how absolutely terrified she would be. Bad parenting moment- Ruth ...
... check out the seals, which you could see from a cliff overlooking the cove that they come to for breeding every year. We weren't nearly as close to them as we were in La Jolla, but we still enjoyed observing them for a bit before heading back to the site. As we were relaxing in our chairs and watching dolphins swim by in large numbers, another set of neighbors stopped by to introduce themselves and offer us some sangria. Erik and I had just remarked how nice it was ...
Long time no see! I didn't post an article last week because I didn't do anything really interesting to talk about. I spent my days off on the beach and walking on State Street... the usual.
On Saturday, Ty and her family brought me to Camarillo to go shopping at the Camarillo Premium Outlets. Ty is a woman who works in the Education Department at the museum. She is the one with whom I ate ...
Let me just start off this day by saying how little my 72-year-old roommate cares about changing ALL of her clothes in front of me. If I turn around and see her bare butt one more time………….on THAT note:
We woke up early and had to be at the crew office at 7:30am to turn in our laminex and customs declaration, and pay our tab (I didn't even get anything with my account this cruise!). Around 8am we were finally finished so we ...
Other places to stay in Santa Barbara
5650 Calle Real , Santa Barbara | 2 star hotelfrom $185
1111 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara | 3 star hotelfrom $206
- Great beach front location, large room but a bit of a smell
- Radisson was Spectacular!
- Loved the Radisson!
3850 State Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star hotelfrom $190
- Pepper Tree is nice
- Pepper Tree - Great
- Seems best bet on State Street
2220 Bath Street, Santa Barbara | 2 star hotelfrom $187
- Encina Lodge is great
- Lovely place to stay
- Just Okay
202 W. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara | 3 star hotelfrom $221
- Ditto other reviews - bad motel experience, misleading website
- Do not stay here
- Perfect Location
28 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara | 4 star hotelfrom $310
- Delighted with our room
- Not the Four Seasons....
3714 State Street, Santa Barbara | 2 star hotelfrom $115
- Great pool and spa
- Like the Sandman, but gee...
- Very nice place!
31 West Carrillo, Santa Barbara | 4 star hotelfrom $291
- Hope this was an anomaly
- Very good, but some kinks need to be worked out...
- This is not a Leading Hotel of the World
5490 Hollister Ave., Santa Barbara | 3 star hotelfrom $234
- Good location for UCSB but no amenities
- Convenient to UCSB, but that's about it...
901 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara | 3 star hotelfrom $186
- Great relief to long travellers
- Perfectly Fine
336 W. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara | 3 star hotelfrom $183
17 W. Haley Street, Santa Barbara | 2 star hotelfrom $199
- Pleasant Surprise
- Great Location. Leave the car at home.
- Great Location
128 Castillo St, Santa Barbara | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Quiet and homey
- Surprising find near the S.B. beaches
- Very charming hotel
533 State Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star hotelfrom $200
- Quiet, central location, good deal
- Affordable elegance.
- We loved it, and the valet parking was only $5.00.
1295 Coast Village Rd., Santa Barbara | 4 star hotelfrom $184
- Traveler beware
- All that I expected.
- Stay away!
1404 De La Vina Street, Santa Barbara | Hotelfrom $219
- I am pleased to report
- One of the best kept secrets in Santa Barbara
- Rate Problem
800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara | 5 star hotelfrom $451
1816 State Street, Santa Barbara | 1 star hotelfrom $197
3344 State St., Santa Barbara | Hotelfrom $109
1029 Orilla Del Mar, Santa Barbara | Hotelfrom $163
- Just Love the Inn at East Beach
- Max Value
- Great rooms and very friendly service.
915 Garden Street, Santa Barbara | 4 star hotelfrom $376
- Amazing place!
- Santa Barbara Pace...
- Great Attention to Detail
109 Bath Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star hotelfrom $173
- Staff to be proud of!
- Great for beach and self-catering possible
- We will be back
2819 State Street, Santa Barbara | Hotelfrom $138
324 West Mason Street, Santa Barbara | 1 star hotelfrom $166
2500 Mount Calvary Rd., Santa Barbara | Hotelfrom $75