Santa Barbara, CA, is situated along the Pacific coast about 95 miles north of Los Angeles. The city is a popular vacation and resort destination among families due largely to its spectacular weather, great beaches and wealth of dining and shopping attractions. Popular attractions include Stearns Wharf, which features an arcade and other cool kid-oriented activities, and bustling State Street. An especially popular family activity involves renting bicycles and taking a group ride along the Pacific Ocean. Architecturally inclined families will delight in the city's Spanish Colonial Revival style.