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Santa Barbara: The American Riviera

With oceanfront views, cinematic festivals and fine wine, Santa Barbara has been called the "American Riviera" -- with a twist. The coastal city also comes with a down-home style all its own.

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Photography by Jay Sinclair

Wanna get married? The historic Santa Barbara County Courthouse is a prime spot for weddings. Completed in 1929, the Spanish Colonial Revival style building includes spacious lawns and gardens.

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