So, Santa Barbara is on your horizon. Now it’s time to plan your trip, reserve your hotel, find the ultimate activity lineup, and figure out which winery you’re going to head to first. We’re here to help. Take a look at everything Santa Barbara has to offer, from art and culture to outdoor recreation, an unbeatable food and wine scene, vibrant events, and the types of activities you write home about. Good luck finding the time though. With so many opportunities to make this the best trip you’ve ever had—like sea kayaking through caves in the Channel Islands, a painting class that walks you through the art of water color and wine, a relaxing visit to the underground salt caves, and world class wine tasting—the postcards might have to wait.