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Address: State Street, Highway 101, Santa Barbara, CA 93117
Phone Number: 8059621311
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Activities: Shopping
Description: Seven straight miles of shops.
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Lots of People Watching

My friend and I decided to go to State Street to see what it was all about. It was on a Saturday, so parking was hard to find. Once we parked, we got started. We had a great time... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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Mesa
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

My friend and I decided to go to State Street to see what it was all about. It was on a Saturday, so parking was hard to find. Once we parked, we got started. We had a great time looking through the stores and watching (and listening to) people from all over the world. It was a great way to... More 

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McLean, Virginia, United States
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Beautiful stores downtown Santa Barbara. Besides the usual big ones they have lots of unique little stores you can't find anywhere else which makes this place very different. Enjoyed strolling down the street...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Loads of shops, cafes and restaurants in close proximity to the beach, we loved the centre of Santa Barbara and the atmosphere that it had.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

the only place to eat/drink/shop on Santa Barbara ... it's the heartbeat of the city .... Some very bizarre and querky shops you don't find very often and great fun. Weds is farmers market and the street is partically closed 4-7pm ... great fruit/veg to be found

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Tattoo Parlors and cheap retail shops....not worth your time. We decided to go for a stroll after lunch and check out the shopping. Major disappointment. a bit on the Trashy side. Its not the part of Santa Barbara you want to spend any time in....

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Kalamazoo Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Very beautiful shopping and eating areas. Lots of outdoor open areas with green space. We spent an entire day just browsing, then walked to the waterfront, and then hit a few wineries. Could have spend a second day there but so sad - no time.

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Redwood City, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Take the 50cent trolley to the top and walk down eating and drinking and shopping your heart out. Nice!

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Stuttgart, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Take a stroll along State Street and enjoy the atmosphere of Santa Barbara with the nice shops and restaurants, the beautiful houses. Sit down on one of the many benches and watch peple passing by. Part of Red Tile walking tour. No big chain shops or restaurants - great.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Great shops ranging from high end to small shops, such a range of shops anyone can find what they need. There are also a variety of food options.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

Walk State Street and surrounding streets for wonderful shopping, great eats and people watching. Oh, and stop for ice cream or frozen yogurt, cause it's all here!

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