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Been There, Do This: The Now in Santa Monica, California

Been There, Do This: The Now in Santa Monica, California

Minimal decor, natural surfaces and tones, curated crystals and treatment rooms redolent of breezy cabanas — these are just a few items that make The Now in Santa Monica, Calif., less like your average spa and more like the idyllic haven you’ve been dreaming of.

Been There, Do This: Sahra Spa & Hammam at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

Been There, Do This: Sahra Spa & Hammam at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

From corporate travelers to casino-goers, Las Vegas certainly boasts a diverse clientele. And in between all the business and booze, it can be difficult for clients to carve out time for wellness. But at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas hotel, guests can escape the hustle and bustle of Sin City by booking a unique spa treatment at the on-site Sahra Spa & Hammam.

Been There, Do This: Emerald Lake in British Columbia

Been There, Do This: Emerald Lake in British Columbia

It was a foggy, chilly fall day at British Columbia’s Emerald Lake. The clouds had rolled in fast that morning, enveloping the area like the pile of blankets in which I had swaddled myself the night before, when I had fallen asleep while stargazing on my cabin’s deck.

Been There, Do This: Igloofest Music Festival in Montreal

Been There, Do This: Igloofest Music Festival in Montreal

Vacation can’t always be 75 degrees and sunny. When I found myself exploring in Montreal in early February, for instance, winter had reared its ugly head, leaving me to shuffle from place to place with my hands thrust into pockets and my hat lowered to just above my eyes.

Been There, Do This: The Park in Las Vegas

Been There, Do This: The Park in Las Vegas

Back in Las Vegas’ “glory days,” the emphasis was on keeping visitors inside, where they could spend their dollars at the casino, in the restaurants or by going to a show. Moving sidewalks famously brought guests into hotels — but not out of them.