Travel Blogs from Santa Barbara
- It is 12pm
- drove 115.3 miles costing $21.48
- Made a surprise visti to Haleigh today
- ate a free lunch with my sister at Westmont
- So happy I could visit her at her school for a couple hours till I head back home
- Left around 2:30 ...
The beach photos are included here from Avila Beach. Great great swim even though life threatening!
We set off from our tent encampment to find breakfast in Santa Barbara. We lucked out with our guide book and sat naved our way to a great cafe- "Cafe d'Angelo". Best breakfast since New York and authentic French pastries. We had to queue and the place had a real buzz. Lingered over our food, ordered a second breakfast ...
... away from Santa Barbara and 70 minutes from LA. It's a very convenient, beach city. It's a pretty big city, I think.
This was my first dive in two months -- the last one being in Hawaii, so I was excited. My friend, Mira, and I decided to go on this trip together with a couple of other kids from our Scuba Club. She is an Advanced Open Water Diver. (She got certified in Catalina - highly recommended ...
... the sand had a shade of pink to it. There was still a strong breeze in the air which made it a little nippy being out. The kids weren't at all bothered though and were very content playing in the icy stream trying to dam it up. There's a video of Marc (hope it loaded ok) attempting to put his shoes and socks back on while IN the stream. 5 minutes long, but ...
... mascot. They had named the turtle Sandra and when I got all the nomination forms back and kept seeing the name Sandra, I was really confused. I thought it might have been a nickname for one of them. Anyhow, Sandra the Sea Turtle wound up winning "Ms. Fashion" and had a tie with one of the teen girls for “Ms. Congeniality”.
Back to my cabin after work to pack my bag and brought it down to security to have it scanned. Once I was in ...
Other places to stay in Santa Barbara
1601 State Street, Santa Barbara | 2 star innfrom $166
433 W. Montecito St, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $188
18 Bath Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $187
1188 Coast Village Road, Santa Barbara | 2 star innfrom $100
15 Chapala Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $217
- DO NOT STAY AT THIS PLACE!
- Not the gem that it advertises!!
- Fooled me once
122 West Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara | Innfrom $65
104 Bath St, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $173
- We LOVED our getaway!
- A Perfect 10!
- Room was great!!!
206 Castillo St, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $216
69 soi Srinarin 40, Srinakarin Road, Bangkok | 2 star hotelfrom $160
36 W. Valerio St., Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $232
- A relaxing, cozy retreat
- Loved the Cheshire Cat Inn
- Loved the Cheshire Cat
121 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara | 5 star innfrom $363
- The Gold Standard for B&Bs
- A Secluded Retreat With Exceptional Service
- A Beautiful Inn
1327 Bath Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $194
- Excellent Stay
- Delicious Breakfast, Friendly Management/Service
- Great getaway
1908 Bath Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $182