1. Wine Tasting and Cheese

    Enjoy Wine and Cheese in the Santa Ynez Valley   Possibly two of the finest things on this planet are wine and cheese. Now, what is more perfect than putting cheese together with wine from a region such as the Santa Barbara Wine Country? We’d like to think there isn’t anything, and the Santa Ynez Valley is home to some of the most fabulous vineyards. During your visit to Santa Barbara wine co…Read More

  2. Our Fleet – Santa Barbara & Santa Ynez Valley

    In our last blog, we discussed some of the special occasions of which private transportation is a perfect addition. Some of the special occasions that we discussed were weddings, concerts, sporting events, casino nights, and wine tours. For each event, private transportation with a chauffeur is a great way to not only add a little extra magic to your already special event, but also keep your event…Read More

  3. Top Reasons to Use a Black Car Service

    We believe there is always a reason to choose the comfort and style of a black car service. “Did I drink too much? Will I be able to drive us home? Will we get home safely?” Drinking and driving doesn’t need to occur when you're in Santa Barbara or Santa Ynez Valley. We will make sure you all get to your destination safely and efficiently. With Silk Road Transportation by your side, you will…Read More

  4. 5 Reasons to Hire Private Transportation

    Private transportation is a must for any special occasion or for any day that you simple want to make special. Private transportation can not only take the stress out of any special occasion, but can keep the party going all night long and will keep everyone safe, for no one will be tempted to drink and drive. Plus, having a limo, party bus, or chauffeur can add a little something special to an al…Read More

  5. Fun Ideas for Summer Time – Think Outside the Box

    Summer is here, and the weather is nice and hot. You are eager to have a fun time, but need some ideas on what to do? We are here to help you with some unique activities to get you out of your typical and ordinary routine. Have you been to the Santa Ynez valley before? Whether this is your first time or not, there is always something fun and new to do around Santa Barbara wine country. Here is a l…Read More

  6. Touring Santa Barbara Wine Country

    Are you new to the ever-exciting wine tasting world? One of the most practical ways to learn all about wine is taking a wine tasting tour. No matter if you are a novice or an expert wine taster; there is a lot to learn from such tour and most probably something new to try. Make the most out of your experience: Before you opt for a wine tour, you must decide on an area. There are various places and…Read More

  7. Top 10 Reasons to Visit Santa Ynez Valley – Part 2

    In our last blog, we talked about reasons to visit the Santa Ynez Valley, including visiting the beautiful historical city of Solvang, enjoying delicious eats at local restaurants, refreshing craft beer at local breweries, and taking a wine tour with Silk Road Transportation and Wine Tours. Local Events The Santa Ynez Valley offers more than just memorable wine tours. The area is always offering l…Read More

  8. Top 10 Reasons to Visit Santa Ynez Valley – Part 1

    Are you looking for your next relaxing getaway or summertime adventure? Have you considered the Santa Ynez Valley? The Santa Ynez Valley can give you a full experience of culture, wine tasting, good eats, shopping and breathtaking views. What more do you need in a weekend getaway or multi-week vacation? Here are 10 reasons to visit the Santa Ynez Valley. Santa Ynez Wine Country The Santa Ynez Vall…Read More

  9. Spend Mother’s Day in Santa Barbara

    Mother’s Day this year is Sunday, May 14th, and it’s time to start planning a special day for mom. It could be easy to resort to what you’ve gotten your mom year after year: A card, bouquet of flowers, brunch at her favorite restaurant, or a day and dinner with all the family together. These are all wonderful ideas to celebrate one of the most important women in your life, but why not surpri…Read More

  10. Health Benefits of Red Wine to Be Aware Of: Part 1

    At Silk Road Transportation, it is no secret how much we love wine from Santa Ynez Valley. Living in wine country allows us to taste some of the best wines and enjoy it within our own backyard. Not only do we love the taste of wine, but we also love all the health benefits it offers. Isn’t it reassuring when you pour yourself a glass of red and can relish in the fact that you are doing something…Read More