Tell us why! It's a little tricky to reach More Mesa Beach - here's a helpful description, with directions. You'll see windmills and quaintly designed buildings created in the Danish style, and dozens of shops and cafes in the walkable downtown sell Danish-inspired gifts, housewares, and foods along with plenty of other goods. While not entirely conservative in nature, the resident attitude definitely has a hint of propriety. The Pacific Pride Foundation also hosts the annual Pacific Pride Festival celebration so there is a visible gay presence in this classy, coastal community. Continue to 5 of 7 below. When real estate is as profitable as it is in Santa Barbara, the spirit of the town gradually gets shaped by profit, not tradition.
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But more of the community's shopping and dining is along Coast Village Road, which parallels and lies just north of the U. If you're looking for a less formal, more spur-of-the-moment lounge experience, head to snazzy Olio Crudo Bar, which is also a nice spot to pass the time if you're waiting for your table at the main restaurant. The restaurant is also close to the Danish-style village of Solvangwith its many engaging shops and terrific tasting rooms. Thanks for letting us know!