Aerial view of Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara promenade
Stearns Wharf in Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara flora and cacti
Sunsets in Santa Barbara
Palms Mountains in Santa Barbara

Inspiring guides for your holiday to Santa Barbara

This picturesque city evokes a gorgeous youthful charm, with impeccable flora, golden beaches, cultural art galleries and beautiful Mediterranean architecture paving a glorious path for those seeking a sun-soaked Californian getaway.

A lesser-known destination compared to the likes of Los Angeles and San Diego, our travel guides are the perfect introduction to this pretty city.

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Getting around Santa Barbara and where to stay

Known as the American Riviera, Santa Barbara features some of California’s most iconic landscape. Read our guide to getting around Santa Barbara, its top attractions, beaches and where to stay.

Top 10 restaurants in Santa Barbara

All foodies know that one of the trickiest parts of planning a holiday is deciding where to eat. Especially somewhere like Santa Barbara which delivers an eclectic variety of restaurants serving everything from freshly caught seafood and locally sourced grilled meats to exciting vegan dishes and Mediterranean specialities.

Useful Facts

Heading to Santa Barbara soon? Our guide has all the handy tips and advice you need to ensure your trip here runs smoothly, and that you have everything you need for a safe, hassle-free journey.

Eating and Drinking

Just like many of California's cities, Santa Barbara has a booming food and drinks scene. From Latin-inspired cuisine to craft pubs, we're certain you'll love the dining scene here.

Things To Do and Excursions

If Santa Barbara is on your hit list during your California tour, we have plenty of recommendations on what to do and where to go whilst you're there. From the best beaches to the most scenic hikes, we've got you covered.

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