Sometimes you just need a quick day trip and sometimes that day trip happens to be in Santa Barbara.

At least that was the case for me this past Friday.

Aside from being the most aesthetically-pleasing place on the planet, it’s only an hour up the coast from where I live. This means I have no excuse not to take advantage of the cooler temperatures, the plethora of things to do, and the prime ‘grammin opportunities that SB has to offer. It really is the quintessential California coastal town. (Just ask Rob Lowe.)

Now if only I could afford to move there…