Fun Reads Selection

With our pristine rolling hills, sprawling vineyards, and unique adventure offerings like Ostrichland USA and Highline Adventures; Buellton has long been a favorite destination to explore for writers, bloggers and influencers.

We love seeing our small town through the stories and experiences of our guests, and we hope you enjoy this round up of recent spotlights on our area and the businesses who call Buellton home.

Spotlight #1: Buzzfeed’s “20 “Don’t-Miss” Stops On The Ideal California Road Trip, According To The Travelers Who’ve Already Crossed It Off Their Bucket Lists

#4: “When driving to San Luis Obispo for a weekend getaway, I found an absolute gem in Buellton called Industrial Eats. It was absolutely amazing, so good that I stopped by again on my way back. 10/10 recommend.”

Many of California Central Coast’s top destinations – Highway 1 aka Pacific Coast Highway or PCH to locals; Santa Barbara, Pismo, Paso Robles – are all featured in this round up: why not plan a week or more to just explore all that the beautiful Central Coast has to offer?

Spotlight #2: Visit California’s “Generational Travel in California

Visit California recently put a spotlight on multi-generational travel throughout the state, and Buellton’s approachable fun for all ages was center stage.

Spotlight #3: L.A. Parent’s “In Santa Ynez Valley, Buellton Beckons

L.A. Parent’s own Cassandra Lane shared her first-hand experience of Buellton family fun in her article; “In Santa Ynez Valley, Buellton Beckons.” Lane’s squad included her husband, their teenage son, and her 84 years-young mother-in-law, and adventures ensued for this fun loving party of four.

Spotlight #4: USA Today’s “Best Vintage Trailer Hotels

USA Today readers selected Flying Flags RV Resort in Buellton as the #2 Best Vintage Trailer Hotel in the country! We couldn’t be more proud of our friends at Highway West Vacations, who also operate popular Buellton lodging spots Sideways Inn and Hotel Hygge.

Spotlight #5: KTLA’s “These are California’s most ‘charming’ main streets

Mixbook surveyed seasoned travelers to come up with the most charming main streets across the U.S., and Mission Drive/Highway 246 makes the list! Acting as the main artery between Buellton, Solvang and Santa Ynez, you’ll uncover all kinds of exciting new finds to explore.

Spotlight #6: Handyman Hal’s “Race Cars, Tow Truck, and Road Signs Collection | Car Museum for Kids

Handyman Hal recently stopped by Mendenhall Museum, and shares his discoveries in his latest video! With incredible discoveries to be made around each corner, you won’t want to miss it. Watch now, below!

We hope you discovered something new about Buellton in these great features! We are grateful to these friends for choosing to put the spotlight on Buellton, and look forward to welcoming them – and you – to our beloved community soon.

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