Ready to stop California dreamin’ and start exploring? It’s simple to sample with our back-to-back DreamTrips that capture the heart and soul of the Golden State — 3 destinations, 3 distinct vibes. Start in Anaheim at “The Happiest Place on Earth” with Pure Disneyland Magic
(April 4-7), head south for an amazing sightseeing Electric Bike Tour of San Diego
(April 7-10), then make your way up the coast for a Funky Food & Photo Adventure (April 10-12) in Santa Barbara.
Enjoy an eclectic urban foodie adventure through beautiful Santa Barbara. Taste some of the best cuisine, and sip some of the finest beer and wine, in several of the city’s coolest neighborhoods. Discover impressive graffiti art and absorb the fascinating, vibrant culture that has emerged. Learn cutting-edge foodie photography tips and capitalize on sharing dynamic photos through social media.
You also will have time to focus on the natural wonders of the area by taking advantage of a cruiser bike rental that will give you a chance to see things at a slower pace and create unforgettable memories.
In your leisure time, peruse the shops and restaurants of Santa Barbara. Arlington Plaza and De La Guerra Plaza offer something for every shopper. Try Arnoldi’s Cafe, the city’s oldest Italian restaurant, for tasty pasta or pizza; or, The Lark, for oysters on the half shell and Southern pimento cheese. Also, venture down to the beach for stunning sunset views from Stearns Wharf at the harbor.What we love:
• Santa Barbara’s Funk Zone is a one-of-a-kind place filled with wine tasting rooms, award-winning restaurants and graffiti murals.
• The historic Hyatt Centric™ Santa Barbara, built in the 1930s in Spanish Colonial style, sits across the street from East Beach and the Pacific Ocean.
• While primarily known for its beaches, Santa Barbara boasts plenty of landmarks and activities for you to explore, including museums, bike tours and world-class wineries.