Not too far from Los Angeles 150 miles north you have the opportunity to visit the small town of Santa Barbara. This is a highly recommended visit if you make a route along the coast between San Francisco and Los Angeles. Why is it amazing? I’ll give you three reasons why you can visit Santa Barbara and why it should interest you on your journey through the West Coast of the United States.
Firstly if you want to enjoy California’s famous beaches with palm trees and the characteristic pier but not with too many people then without a doubt the beach in Santa Barbara will be a good choice. It is serene and peaceful but at the same time very beautiful and spectacular!
Secondly Santa Barbara as well as for its beautiful beach has impressive architecture. You’ll be amazed by its colonial architecture whose greatest expression are the buildings of the Santa Barbara Mission and Courthouse.
Thirdly and finally if you are fond of wine from Santa Barbara you can approach the Santa Ynez Valley to taste the famous wines of California in one of their warehouses. They are very popular all over the world and definitely worth a stop.
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