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Santa Barbara County Wine, Part 3: The Solvang Wine Walk

Santa Barbara County Wine, Part 3: The Solvang Wine Walk

Make the Solvang wine walk and surrounding vineyards part of your Santa Barbara wine trip and explore its many tasting rooms, wineries, restuarants and bakeries. Made famous by the 2004 film 'Sideways', Solvang is steeped in old-world Danish culture, from its distinctive architecture to baked delicacies like aebleskiver. Whatever the season, you're guaranteed a warm welcome, a wealth of drinking and dining experiences, and truly beautiful accommodations. 

Santa Barbara County Wine, Part 2: The Santa Barbara Urban Trail

Santa Barbara County Wine, Part 2: The Santa Barbara Urban Trail
The second in our Santa Barbara wine series, this time we focus on the Santa Barbara Urban Trail. Visit 28 wineries (not all in one go) on this self-guided trail that tours the best tasting rooms in which to discover the diverse wines of Santa Barbara, California. Find out where to stay, where to eat and what to do in our short Santa Barbara wine travel guide.

Santa Barbara County Wine, Part 1: Close to Home Yet Adventurous in Spirit

Santa Barbara County Wine, Part 1: Close to Home Yet Adventurous in Spirit

Southern California provides many opportunities for visitors and residents alike to be adventurous with wine, but Santa Barbara County provides an atmosphere unlike the rest of Southern California. While the city of Santa Barbara, known as “The American Riviera,” offers many surprises for the wine curious, Santa Barbara County is a true wine hub.

For a delightful California wine getaway not far from Los Angeles and San Diego, Santa Barbara County is the indispensable choice.