Santa Barbara Sailing Center
Santa Barbara, California
Take a romantic, relaxing sail on the Santa Barbara Channel. The center’s Double Dolphin catamaran offers three options: cocktails-only cruise (cash bar), dinner buffet cruise, and the Friday night sunset jazz cruise.
The view: California living—volleyball players at West Beach, luxury homes tucked along the Santa Ynez Mountains, whales, and dolphins
When to go: Sunset cocktail cruises, year-round; dinner buffet and jazz cruises, April through September
Rates: From $25; 805/962-2826 or sbsail.com