More than a million visitors from around the world visit Solvang each year to admire the architecture, ride the horse-drawn trolley, indulge in the popular Danish aebleskiver pastries, visit Mission Santa Inés, explore the local wineries, and enjoy the peaceful country life. S is for Solvang: an ABC offers children and adults alike a delightful way to learn about this charming town on the central coast of California.
S is for Solvang: an ABC celebrates the area’s diverse and fascinating history in a fun and novel way: one alphabet letter apiece for 26 of the town’s features, both the iconic and the less well-known. Why is Solvang known as “Little Denmark”? What is that tower, and why is it round? If “A is for aebleskiver,” what will B, C, and D spotlight? Drawing on fun facts, and with lively storytelling, S is for Solvang explores the area’s historical diversity – from the indigenous Chumash through the Spanish and Mexican eras and to the town’s Danish beginnings – in a charming book for all ages.
S is for Solvang is available for purchase online or at your favorite Solvang shops.