How To Have the Perfect Outdoor Weekend in Santa Barbara
When most people think of Santa Barbara — that coastal California town built out in a Spanish mission style with its red clay tile roofs — they think of wineries, beaches, and interesting restaurants. While Santa Barbara’s food scene is indeed excellent, the SoCal city sandwiched between the Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific Ocean is also a fantastic destination for outdoor pursuits. From sailing and surfing to mountain biking and hiking, Santa Barbara has plenty to keep your weekend full. Here’s what to do — and where to eat along the way.