As of June 12th, the Santa Barbara South Coast is open for leisure travel. Please travel responsibly and bring a face mask. It's required! For information on how to prepare for your upcoming stay, please click here.
Whether you’re wine tasting your way through The Presidio Neighborhood, shopping the seaside havens of Summerland or grabbing an ice cold beer in Goleta, learn how best to explore Santa Barbara’s neighborhoods, like a local.
Home to eight electric and travel-worthy communities, learn from the experts themselves as they share the sights, sounds, and textures that make up each of Santa Barbara’s vibrant neighborhoods. Need a recommendation on where to grab the perfect cup of coffee? Erica Carter knows where to go. How about a place to purchase the fresh catch of the day? Paul Teall will tell you. There’s only one way to explore Santa Barbara, and that’s like a local.