PALISOCIETY INTRODUCES PALIHOUSE SANTA BARABARA

Creatively and carefully reimagined by Brosh and his in-house design team, the two-story hotel has all-new interiors and signature bespoke details and charm throughout with an anti-formulaic aesthetic storyline that blends "vintage preppy" with "American Riviera" for a cool, comfortable
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Christian Stan, on 4 Mar. 21, No Comments

FOUR SEASONS RESORT THE BILTMORE SANTA BARBARA DEBUTS TY WARNER VILLA

Nestled between the majestic Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific Ocean on the property’s 22 acres (10 hectares) of lush jungle gardens, Ty Warner Villa features a 180-degree view of Butterfly Beach and the Channel Islands.  Outfitted with the latest technology, two outdoor entertaining
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Christian Stan, on 17 Jul. 19, No Comments

LIVE THE HIGH LIFE IN THESE LUXURY HOTELS FROM SANTA BARBARA

BELMOND EL ENCANTO Perched in the hills overlooking downtown Santa Barbara with sweeping ocean and city views, the Belmond El Encanto has been welcoming discerning travelers to The American Riviera® since 1918. Renovations and upgrades to the historic landmark property over the
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Christian Stan, on 5 Jul. 19, No Comments

BELMOND EL ENCANTO, CALIFORNIA’S MOST INDULGENT HIDEAWAY

This iconic early 20th-century property is situated atop a commanding hillside, offering ninety-two quintessential, California-styled bungalows and terraced grounds featuring seven-acres of gloriously landscaped gardens with sweeping views of Santa Barbara and the Pacific
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Christian Stan, on 4 Jul. 19, No Comments

MONTECITO, CALIFORNIA INCLUDED IN “50 BEST PLACES TO TRAVEL IN 2019”

“Visit Santa Barbara is thrilled that Montecito was named to Travel + Leisure’s list of 50 Best Places to Travel in 2019,” said Kathy Janega-Dykes, Visit Santa Barbara president/CEO. “The recognition means all the more after a challenging year for the community. It couldn’t come at
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AMAZING THINGS TO DO IN SANTA BARBARA

FUNK ZONE IN SANTA BARBARA Over the past several decades, the Funk Zone has blossomed into one of Santa Barbara’s most captivating districts. Situated between the ocean and Highway 101, converted warehouses and buildings are now home to a bevy of artistic and creative shops,
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Sorin Dutoiu, on 3 Jul. 19, No Comments

LIVE THE ZEN LIFE AT HOTEL CALIFORNIAN, SANTA BARBARA

Today, the re-imagined Hotel Californian finds itself at the entrance of Santa Barbara's burgeoning arts district, just steps away from the beach. Incorporating the façade of the original 1925 hotel, this desirable destination is designed to impress with a Moroccan-inspired spa,
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Christian Stan, on 2 Jul. 19, 1 Comment

ROSEWOOD MIRAMAR BEACH, MONTECITO THE NEW STAR ON THE CALIFORNIAN RIVIERA

Owned and developed by Caruso, the company behind some of the world’s most acclaimed shopping, dining and lifestyle destinations, Rosewood Miramar Beach embodies the brand’s commitment to creating properties that reflect the unique fabric of the communities in which they live. Caruso
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Christian Stan, on 1 Jul. 19, No Comments

WHAT’S NEW IN SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA THIS SUMMER

MUSEUMS AND HOTELS MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Science + Exploration offers family fun Santa Barbara's highly anticipated new science and technology museum opened in February on lower State Street near the train station, adjacent to the Funk Zone and beach. The three-story, 17,000
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Christian Stan, on 10 Jun. 17, No Comments