11 Presidential Vacation Spots That You Can Afford
A favorite of President Ronald Reagan, Santa Barbara is a stunning destination two hours north of Los Angeles that attracts countless celebs and legions of political elite. (Oprah, Ellen DeGeneres, and Rob Lowe are just a few of the Hollywood players who have homes in the area.) So how to visit a region often referred to as the American Riviera on a budget? Less expensive lodging choices here include the Agave Inn and Blue Sands Motel. SantaBarbara.com lists numerous restaurants in the range of $10 to $20 a meal, including tapas bars, cafes, and sushi. The site also includes ratings of the food and service at the restaurants.