Enjoy a winter weekend trip near Santa Barbara, California! Imagine roasting hot dogs and marshmallows over a blazing fire under the moon and stars. Stay in a cozy cottage near the beach or the forest, even in the winter! The amenities range from luxury to basic but all rentals are sure to please any traveler. California has 840 miles of beautiful coastline for your viewing pleasure. Some of the best national parks within driving distance of Santa Barbara are Joshua Tree National Park, Sequoia National Park, and Death Valley. Popular outdoor activities in California include biking, hiking, kayaking, surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, kite boarding, swimming, whale-watching, fishing, and wine tasting. Los Angeles, California is definitely a place where irreplaceable memories will be made without making hotel reservations.