Brisas Del Mar, Inn At The Beach
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBrisas Del Mar, Inn At The Beach Santa Barbara
Great location, comfortable, wonderful staff. The rooms are clean and comfortable and VERY big.
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... It was then or never as I was driving myself crazy wondering whether to do it or not. It didn’t actually hurt, just made my eyes water, but I couldn’t stop laughing after, bit of a random thing to do!
It was time to chill after that so we walked back to the beach and relaxed for a couple of hours in the lovely sunshine then walked back up the other side of State Street, where there were a few high street brand shops we could look in. I bought a ...
... and we needed the shade. As we set up, it didn't take long to realize we would have plenty of wildlife viewing opportunities. Our neighbors filled us in on the seal sanctuary just a short walk from the site and told us they'd seen numerous dolphins and whales the previous day. We had just landed ourselves in paradise! The parking lot style campsite doesn't bother you much when you never turn your eyes away from the ocean.
After setting up, we took the short ...
... we climbed into the back seat and headed off slowly. We got chatting with Christine, Timmy's girlfriend, a red headed, loud and lovely New Yorker who was in the front seat, but before long we had a petrol problem and the old van was running low but there was no need to worry as we were about to have our first experience of 'jugging'. Jugging, a common past-time of the travelling poor involves going to a petrol station (generally with no attendant on duty due to the illegal ...
... s very difficult to predict where they will resurface. I was feeling happy that we'd seen two in the distance when we were directed to the other side of the boat as a third whale had surfaced a few metres away from the boat. He was about 70 metres long and as he turned slowly at the surface we saw how huge that was. We were treated to a very rare flip of the tail, to the amazement of the guide.
We got back to the Wharf in Monterey feeling windswept ...
... lives flash before our eyes on a good few occasions when the waves just attacked us, pulled us under and wouldn't let go. I got so good I could body board all the way back on to the shore. It was great. Then back to the van for us so we could head up to Santa Monica pier.
We hadn't planned on spending any amount of time in Santa Monica, we just wanted to watch the sunset over the pier. I am so glad we did. It was one of the most magical moments of my ...