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Escape from LA to the Historic Elegance of La Posada

All photos by Jack Burke Take the train, drive a car – however you get to the astonishing La Posada Hotel in Winslow, Arizona, is up to you. Just get out of LA and go. Winslow was once a bustling railroad town, and Amtrak still stops on the way to Chicago outside the hotel’s back door. But today the town is a sleepy enclave on the cusp of becoming More...

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By Genie Davis On Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Red Mountain Resort – How Far Will You Go?

How Far Will You Go for Spa and Scenery? Six hours from LA, or two from Vegas, if you choose to fly, you’ll find Red Mountain Spa in Ivins, Utah, on the cusp of Zion National Park. And it’s worth going the distance More...

By Genie Davis On Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Spa Aaahs – Miramonte Resort, Indian Wells

Looking for a quick escape from LA? Think Italy… well, not the real thing, but the serene essence of the Miramonte Resort and Spa less than two hours away. Located in Indian Wells, the Miramonte exudes the More...

By Genie Davis On Monday, November 26th, 2012

A Weekend At the Riviera

We’re not talking about the French Riviera, but about an LA-close destination for basking in a bikini – the Riviera Palm Springs. Located in the revitalized northern end of this desert town, the Riviera’s More...