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Lake Tahoe, California/Nevada

It’s an extraordinary 4 hour drive from SF to Tahoe especially from Sacramento onward thru the snow capped Sierra Nevada Mountains. It has been a while since I’ve seen snow – this is the perfect mild setting enjoy it and not to mention, Tahoe is skiiers paradise. I am staying at a cozy Hyatt The lobby … Read More

Santa Barbara

Just an 1hr30min drive north from LA – is Santa Barbara — a great one or two night away go-to spot. Cute town, nice places to stay. My favorite being, Bacara Resort, right on the water*, great spa, fitness center, pricey but good restaurant, and nice rooms. *It is on/facing/near the beach but the beach … Read More

Tucson, Arizona

I was really excited to go to the Canyon Ranch Spa location based on the brochures and price it seems like the perfect wellness renewal spot. I flew into Scottsdale and drove to Tuscon which is mildly interesting but not a do-over. Once you get to the resort, you are greeted by a friendly staff . … Read More