Travel Blogs from Santa Barbara
Since we have had so many restaurant recommendations, we decided we would have to eat two lunches! We had an early taco lunch at Lily's Taqueria- very authentic!
Then we checked out SB's city hall. Unfortunately, ...
... out and see what Sant Barbara had to offer. I meant the beach but they were thinking shopping, so I took them down to the shops. I don't think Becky found what she was hoping for so we grabbed a Starbucks then returned to the car, where the nice authorities of Santa Barbara had given me a Parking Ticket!! The street parking was free as it was a Sunday, it was because we were parked facing the wrong way! I ask ...
... had lunch sat in the courthouse gardens which was so good, as it was a very warm day so nice to chill in the sun. After, we had lunch we had a look around the town looking in all the nice little shops.
So after a pretty busy morning and afternoon we headed down to the beach! The beach was very nice it was in a little bay and was not too busy at all. We spent a few hours here before heading back for dinner and going out for a drink. We ...
... trip. We were only able to post photos taken with the IPAD but now we are back we have 100s (LOL) of photos photos our camers. I will post a few tonight but as we said Earlier, lets all plan to meet up over few drinks so we can share with you. Hope everyone is well. Lets start the count down to the next trip. Let & I have Fiji in our sights! ...
... proud of me for having done that by myself. I also want to thank the staff I worked with during these past two months, especially Amy, Ty and Hebe. It was wonderful to have help when I needed it. I am leaving on Tuesday. I need to take the Santa Barbara Air Bus at 5:55 am to get to LAX at 8:15 am because my flight is at 11:35 am. I am supposed to arrive to Quebec's airport at 11:40 pm. I hope everything is going to be fine and I will come back in Quebec safely!
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
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