View our promotional video from the City of Santa Barbara (external link).
Join us at the Montecito YMCA on Thursday, April 17th at 7:00pm to view Globe Trekker China. Discussion to follow the movie.
Read a review of the film at DVD Movie Central.
The Santa Barbara Weihai Sister City Association visited Hangzhou on their last trip to China.
The Los Angeles Times Reports on this travel destination:
China: Sips of Hangzhou are savored like a fine tea
HANGZHOU, China — Few cities in this vast, complex land rival Hangzhou in the hearts and minds of the Chinese.
Tuesday, August 9 – City Hall Tour and Natural History Museum
Wednesday, August 10 – Double Dolphin Harbor Cruise
Thursday, August 11 – Jon Lee Beach Volleyball Camp
Friday, August 12 – UCSB Tour
Monday, August 15 – Inspiration Point Hike
Tuesday, August 16 – Disneyland
Thursday, August 18 – Farewell BBQ
Friday, August 19 – Hollywood Tour
Thanks to our special guest Sun Weide, Deputy Consul General of the People’s Republic of China for joining us!
See more pictures in our web album.
The Weihai Way sat down with Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider to discuss Weihai, Santa Barbara and our Sister City relationship.
Read all about it in the Santa Barbara – Weihai Sister Cities Spring 2010 Newsletter.
Weihai prides itself on being “Green”. Outside the city you will find rows of wind turbines surrounded by fishing boats, fields and kelp farms.