The Parkside Inn

Address: 424 Por La Mar, Santa Barbara, California, 93103, United States | 2 star motel
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This 2 star motel, located on 424 Por La Mar, Santa Barbara, is near Santa Barbara Zoo, Santa Barbara Zoological Gardens, Cabrillo Bike Path, and Chase Palm Park.
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    Travel Blogs from Santa Barbara

    Drive from Monterey to Santa Barbara and more.

    A travel blog entry by brucemcandie on Apr 13, 2015

    19 photos

    ... the military setting up there camps (called Presidios). Santa Barbara was worth the visit - we took one of the trolley rides around town to learn more about this picturesque place. The drive from Santa Barbara down to Santa Monica was less picturesque. Santa Monica is a little way out of downtown LA. We took the time here to visit Disneyland and Universal Studios. Lyn has been quite the brave one when ...

    San Francisco to Santa Barbara on the Amtrak train

    A travel blog entry by okeeffe on Aug 23, 2014

    7 photos

    ... Not sure what was going on, I went downstairs to see. Stepping out onto the platform I could see half a dozen Amtrak staff positioned by open doors. I asked the one by me about a delay. She was unaware having hot heard the tannoy. Word then quickly spread that there were cops around the front of the train. Before we knew it, we could see police tape cordoning off the front two sections of the train. The tannoy message now said there would be an ...

    Joshua Tree National Park

    A travel blog entry by dorothystokes on Aug 03, 2014

    1 comment, 18 photos

    ... points down over the Coachella Valley/Basin from a very high level and did a walking trail.
    Out of Joshua National Park, cutting back through the mountains - rocky and barren, small villages gradually changing to more built up areas and finally to agriculture as we got closer to the coast. California is number 1 for agriculture. We saw fields of berries and strawberries. ...

    Yes you can drive on the wrong side of the road.

    A travel blog entry by raymarietinetti on Jun 17, 2014

    5 photos

    ... a lane from the left side of the car. Marie kept telling me to move over to the left and I kept saying I would hit oncoming traffic. We managed to merge onto Highway 1 and soon were flying along with all the other maniacs. The posted speed limit was 55 but most of the cars were doing 70mph. I stayed in the slow lane at the speed limit as much as I could. It was exhilarating being able to drive myself after so many cab rides.

    San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara

    A travel blog entry by andreas.bohman on May 09, 2014

    8 photos

    ... between us. The Inn is located about a mile from Sterns Warf. From the warf you can walk up State Street which will take you to the city center with loads of bars, restaurants and shops.

    Once we're checked in we decide to stretch our legs and walk up to the Paseo Nuevo outdoor shopping mall for some shopping and dinner. The mall is built in the classic spanish style with a main "street" and some side streets. ...