Looking for a great place for an afternoon drive? Try driving up the Pacific coast to Solvang, California. You’ll get a look at one of the most charming cities in the country plus a gorgeous drive with lots of amazing views.
Whether you’re lovesick or lustful, syrupy or sentimental, unleash your inner lover this coming Valentine’s Day with a selection of some of the best romantic escapes. From sunset dinners beside the Pacific Ocean and personal pampering at one of L.A.’s most luxurious spas or sweet treats in a charming chocolate box village to a romantic liaison at the happiest place on earth, these are the area’s best V-day destinations.
The Santa Ynez Valley, directly up the coast from Los Angeles, is made up of 6 communities known for winemaking and tasting, great restaurants, galleries, antiques and quaint inns.