Travel Blogs from Solvang
... The tour was catered for Chinese but there were many others who were made very welcome. The guide gave commentary in both Chinese and English, I made friends straight away and after few pick-ups we were on our way to Santa Barbara.
We spent some time at Santa Barbara and we were off to Salvang for lunch.
Salvang – Danish for Sunny Town
Salvang is chocolate box, Danish village and was founded in 1911 by ...
... a different trail, not as well-maintained, but very nice and you could enjoy the views the whole way down.
It took us well over 3 hours to make the whole trip, but it was worth it.
For more about the trail, see
We headed to Camarillo Premium Outlet (just a short drive south of Santa Barbara) as it was quite freezing in the morning in Solvang for some shopping at outlet mall. Anne witnessed me at my most serious shoping spree at The Affliction outlet store. We also got invite to Affliction hq but since we were on tight schedule that was not possible... We returned back to Solvang in the afternoon for some wine tasting and shopping. Also some pool and good food :) Tomorrow: Santa ...
... elevation we saw the largest wind farm ever appear on the hillside in front of us! The Wind Turbines must have stretched for 3 or 4 miles along the west side of a ridge from North to South. No real clue about where the electricity was going but the lines stretched into the distance away from their source.
It was hot enough by this time that we put the top up and motored on. By this time we both had slight sunburns on ...
... when I got back on. As not many people could understand me I asked for the Chinese translation to say that aswell. The guide was trying to make me sing to everyone at first... I managed to get out of that one and just apologise. The funny bit was that nobody was allowed to stand up or walk while the coach was moving... I seemed to be the acception to this rule. The drive from Solvang to Stanford was long. ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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