Full of beaches, hikes, restaurants, history, & architecture, Santa Barbara is a wonderful weekend getaway. See how to spend 48 hours in this coastal gem (including free activities, vegan food, and dog-friendly destinations).
Beautiful beaches and hikes
Stunning Spanish architecture
Diverse and creative restaurants
Hotels: Harbor House Inn La Playa Inn Simpson House
Stop at Dawn Cafe for a pistachio latte and then wander down to the Santa Barbara Farmer's Market for some produce shopping.
Check out this Scandinavian bakery next!
Grab some Mediterranean food for lunch!
Head to the Douglas Family Preserve or Arroyo Burro Beach for some dog-friendly fun.
Before dinner, grab a glass to drink at the Margerum Tasting Room down in the Funk Zone.
Head to Oliver's of Montecito for a healthy and delicious dinner.