Category Archives: Vacation Rentals

Exercising while on vacation – Fit and healthy in Santa Barbara

After a year-long or more hiatus due to the pandemic, many popular outdoor group and community sports activities in Santa Barbara are back on schedule and people are stoked! There are numerous outdoor group activities to help you stay healthy and fit while vacationing in Santa Barbara. If you’re ready to join in with others […]

09/08/2021 | by Rosette | | Vacation Rentals

Taste and experience Santa Barbara’s Urban Wine Trail

The California Central Coast is a world-class wine destination. Santa Barbara wines rival those from international regions and have garnered top honors and awards. From humble “Mission grapes” to present day award-winning varietals, Santa Barbara’s history of wine is as rich and full-bodied as its Pinot Noir. If you love wine, Santa Barbara is a […]

07/16/2021 | by Rosette | | Vacation Rentals

Van Morrison, John Legend, Phish and others return to the Santa Barbara Bowl this autumn 2021

Concerts at the Santa Barbara Bowl are back, and the world’s most talented musicians have set their 2021 dates for the upcoming fall months. September 2021 tours at the Santa Barbara Bowl The autumn season looks to be especially exciting with Jackson Browne kicking off September. Jackson’s new studio album, “Downhill From Everywhere” debuted worldwide […]

07/15/2021 | by Rosette | | Vacation Rentals

Santa Barbara makes the 2021 ‘Hot List’ of ‘where to travel next’ by Condé Nast Traveler

Making the 25th anniversary of Condé Nast Traveler’s “Where to travel next: 2021 Hot List” is our beloved Santa Barbara, listed as the only California city, holding its own among nine global destinations chosen by the magazine’s highly esteemed travel editors. It’s safe to say that every tourist destination across the globe suffered immensely in […]

06/08/2021 | by Rosette | | Vacation Rentals

New direct flights into Santa Barbara Airport by Southwest Airlines

You might not have noticed, but believe it or not, Santa Barbara has its own airport. A variety of commuter airlines have serviced the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport over the years, but most recently only United Airlines, Alaska Airlines and American Airlines regularly operated flights out of this quaint airport, and flight options were limited. […]

04/13/2021 | by Rosette | | Vacation Rentals

Al fresco dining on Santa Barbara State Street Promenade

California has lifted the stay-at-home order and leisure travel is allowed once again. Santa Barbara restaurants are open for outdoor dining and State Street is now a promenade where restaurants and businesses can expand onto the sidewalk giving Downtown a whole new energy. Not long ago, amidst the pandemic, Santa Barbara transformed its Downtown State […]

02/15/2021 | by Rosette | | Vacation Rentals