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... We then stopped in the local farmers market on our way out, which was incredible we wish we had something as nice close to us at home. The market had lovely fresh fruit, bakery, food ingredients (pasta, sauces, pickles etc) we brought some very nice strawberries. There was also a BBQ set up outside and families would chill out for the afternoon it was a cool farmers market. We then drove again and came across a place called Morro bay late ...
... clear blue/green lagoons, tropical climate, Exotic Cocktails, Great Barrier Reef, Sun Bathing .. Did I mention Cocktails? Then after we are suitable relaxed, suntanned and hydrated we fly down to to Southern Queensland to the incredible City of Surfers Paradise. More Beaches, Sunshine, theme parks, Shopping Meca, and lets not forget visting the locals.. Kolas, Kangaroos, Crocodiles ...
... while mine is for lounging. We'll see who wins this difference of opinion.
The restaurant we chose was called Brophy Bros. Seafood and it was packed. The wait for two people on a Monday night was over 30 minutes, but there was a clam bar downstairs that we could sit in and have a drink or some clams while we waited. When we went downstairs to sit and wait, we noticed a group of people on the main pier looking into the back ...
... of departure arrived and we prepared to fly south. We were all excited obviously at the airport, ready for the next big adventures and then our luck turned! We went to check in for our flight only to be told that in order to enter Colombia we had to have a return flight or proof of onward travel, which we didn't have! We then went into a desperate panic, searching desperately on the internet for a cheap flight or bus only to find it was likely to cost us $300 upwards to buy a flight ...
... breath the air here.
The rooms were sort of connected by hallways and stairs, Di and Russ's room was in a different wing to ours and on one trip to the lobby after visiting their room I was walking down the stairs and had just turned on the landing to take the last set of stairs to the lobby when I hear what sound like an avalanche behind me...I look around and Di is full speed and full stretch behind me taking the stairs two at ...
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 $144
- 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
1900 Lasuen Road, 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