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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

Take a leisurely bike ride along the waterfront. The Cabrillo Bikeway stretches 3 miles along Santa Barbara Beach.

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