Be part of the American Riviera’s glamorous social scene in Santa Barbara’s verdant hills. Channel the serenity of the shores in your slice Caribbean privacy. Stroll cobblestone streets in San Miguel de Allende as the scent of jacaranda trees fill the air. This is North America at its chic and breezy best.
With Belmond’s exclusive selection of inspiring activities, you’ll find endless things to do in North America. Browse through our top recommendations below.
Explore Santa Barbara’s Urban Wine Trail via a series of nearby tasting rooms.
Hone your sailing skills with our crew, hire a waverunner, or navigate to the Riviera’s top snorkeling spots on our complimentary kayaks or Hobie Cats.
Follow in the footsteps of movie stars, presidents, captains of industry and sporting legends in one of the world’s most charismatic watering holes.
Journey across the spectacular Mexican countryside by horseback for an unforgettable adventure.
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From mystical cenotes and captivating caves to sun-splashed reefs and turtle-rich bays… We snorkel through the waters of the Riviera Maya and discover the beauty of an aquatic world just waiting to be explored.
Between its cobblestone streets and Baroque cathedrals, San Miguel de Allende boasts an impressive catalogue of residents both past and present. Heroes of Mexican independence were born here. Since the early 20th century, the city has drawn artists and writers from beyond the border. We celebrate some of the illustrious figures who have made this city a melting pot of old-world charisma and bohemian cool.
An untamed world of aquatic adventure awaits, just a short cruise away from the coast of one of California’s most vibrant and cultural cities. Dive in and explore the sea caves of the Channel Islands.
“In Mexico, Surrealism runs through the streets. Surrealism comes from the reality of Latin America.” We assume that celebrated novelist Gabriel García Márquez had San Miguel de Allende in mind when he wrote these words.
Santa Barbara in one word? Joy. It’s a simple word—as clear and crisp as the blue skies and the Pacific Ocean here on the American Riviera.