Travel Blogs from Santa Barbara
... across the road from a baseball park. A college game is being played between Santa Barbara & Santa Maria. It was great to sit and watch a traditional part of US culture. Friday guys chewing on nuts & filling us in on the finer details of the game - loved it. Indian for tea at a restaurant that Russell Brand visits - not a good reason to go ...
... We crawled for about 40 minutes - the total trip taking two hours longer than the GPS had said.
We stopped the night at Santa Barbara in a lovely boutique hotel. We found a restaurant for dinner on Yelp! only a few blocks away. A genuine Mexican restaurant Lily's Tacos that served soft shell tacos. I think we were the only non-Mexicans dining. The food was divine and the bill came to US$26 for the five of us. It was voted best restaurant on tour.
... area called 3rd Street Promenade with lots of shops and restaurants. We indulged a bit, Matt found a cool Star Wars cap, the girls found an assortment of gifts and we grabbed a bite at Johnny Rockets. Then it was off to the Pier.
As we approached the crowd along the hill above the pier the dank smell of pot wafted by, a yellow boa constrictor on some women’s shoulders was avoided so Matt didn’t freak out, and a ...
... returned to the port, found our car and drove to San Luis Obispo, a two hour drive away. The journey was a breeze for Nathan compared to LA, driving a 100 miles straight down the 101 freeway. The radio was turned up, good tunes were blaring. It was all good in the hood! We checked in at the Sun Beam Motel greeted by a friendly host. After being given the key we were shown a lovely room. Its nice to have our own bathroom ...
... On Monday, I am most likely going to finish packing my suitcase and if I have some time to spend, I will go to the beach. Since beaches are pretty much inexistant in Quebec, I need to enjoy them here as much as possible. The end of my internship also means the end of this blog. This is probably my last blog post, actually. I want to thank everybody who followed me during this crazy experience. It was harder at the beginning but I got use to it and now I am loving it! I ...
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