Heavy Flavors 1997 - About Santa Barbara
About Santa Barbara
The city of Santa Barbara, founded by the Spanish in the 18th century,
is considered to be one of the jewels of the California coast. It lies
approximately 100 miles northwest of Los Angeles, nestled against the
Santa Ynez mountains and overlooking the Pacific Ocean.
Photographs of the area may be found
In July, the days are warm (70s) and the nights are normally cool (50s),
with occasional morning fog. Nearby are many excellent ocean
mountains with varied
and such man-made attractions as
the flower fields of
the Old World Danish Village of
Santa Barbara Mission,
Court House and
examples of Spanish architecture. There are
also numerous excellent local
that offer wine tastings and tours.
General information about Santa Barbara can be found
`Santa Barbara CA'.
Yahoo's page on the City of Santa Barbara is
here, and their page on the County of Santa Barbara is
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