5 Fall Weekend Getaways
Nestled between San Francisco and Los Angeles, Santa Barbara has been a weekend getaway favorite for decades. Have you always wanted to try a chocolate exfoliating scrub or hot stone massage? The city is home to more than 30 health and wellness spas that will leave you feeling relax and rejuvenated. Take time to stop and smell the flowers at one of the city’s secret gardens or try horseback riding through the Santa Barbara Hills. Miles of coastal shoreline means beautiful beaches and record setting surf breaks.
Known for its succulent seafood and award winning microbreweries, a trip to Santa Barbara is sure to satisfy your inner foodie. Be prepared to shop till you drop in one of the city’s rich shopping districts, which feature bohemian style boutiques and high end luxury shops like Louis Vuitton. With a variety of hotels, spa resorts, and bed & breakfasts to choose from, finding a room in the city dubbed the American Rivera should be easy.