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The Riviera of the West

Santa Barbara is known for its world-class wineries, but also for its postcard-beautiful beaches, Stearns Wharf and an astounding number of must-see attractions. Begin with the city’s most popular beach, East Beach - a must-see, and impossible to miss. Other attractions include the world’s largest private holding of important original manuscripts and documents, the Karpeles Museum. Santa Barbara also has world-class art galleries, gardens, parks, and so much more.