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Santa Barbara Scenic Drive

92260, Santa Barbara, CA
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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767 reviews 767 reviews
372 attraction reviews
216 helpful votes 216 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

Beautiful scenery, flowers, and trees. I recommend a trip, but remember your camera! The birds of paradise are my favorites.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

If you love driving , this scenic drive from LA to SFO is a must . Take the 10hr route , you wont regret it ! Renting a car from LA airport is the easiest and seamless. Do get your self a GPS + Spend a little more on a nice sturdy SUV , which is surely a pleasure on... More

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Traveling along the coast and going to Santa Ynez Valley and Los Olivos was beautiful. Solvang is a great little Danish town with lots of curt shops and wonderful pastries. Wish we could have tasted them all.

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Santa Barbara, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Don't miss this drive. And go slow. That's what Santa Barbarans do and it makes life much more enjoyable. This is a great scenic drive and will give you an understanding why the houses are all over a million $...

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Beautiful ocean views all the more appreciated on a clear, sunny morning. It's worth a few minutes added to your trip.

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Belgium
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The best I've seen in California. Coild perhaps have more restaurnats and bars. Fantastic seeside park, for jogging, also allong the beach.

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Portland, Oregom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
23 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We just followed the roadsigns on our way out of the mission and were treated to marvelous views of the coastline and ocean as well as an excellent look at a variety of lovely homes.

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Dallas, Texas
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56 reviews 56 reviews
35 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This has got to be the most beautiful area of the country. The city is full of historic Spanish architecture. Take a drive up any street and you will have a spectacular view of the harbor. Take a drive along the Pacific and you will not be disappointed.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This is one of the most beautiful cities in the country so the scenic drive could be down any street. WE started at the seaside hotel on the hill and drove down the coast.it was a beautiful experience.

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San Diego, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The scenic drive is beautiful and worthwhile. It's a great way to get a feel for Santa Barbara. Very charming and beautiful.

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