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We’ll Be Sorry


Here’s what I think of cruise ships with 3,000 passengers each visiting Santa Barbara this year – it’s a ghastly idea! I lived a long time in the Caribbean and witnessed first-hand the environmental devastation, plus a very small economic gain from cruise ships. Please do some more research on this. Otherwise, believe me, you will be very sorry.

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