Author: Alison Bailin Batz

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A Weekend in…Palm Springs

Greater Palm Springs – which includes Palm Springs, Desert Hot Springs, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Indio and Coachella – offers a vivid tapestry of diverse experiences from hot springs and healing spas to epicurean adventures and animal encounters.

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The Lodge at Sonoma Resort, Autograph Collection

Among Sonoma County’s best accommodations, The Lodge at Sonoma Resort, Autograph Collection seamlessly blends the region’s distinctive beauty with California-inspired gastronomy and extraordinary amenities. And, thanks to a recent $17 million renovation, it checks even more “wow” boxes than before.

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A Weekend in…St. Helena

St. Helena is located within Napa County and known for its combination of small-town charm, big, bold wines and epicurean experiences. Here is a look at the “musts” to hit up during a quick trip to this Northern California gem.

Milliken Creek Inn

Milliken Creek Inn

There is something to be said – nay, shouted from the rooftops – about boutique-sized beauty that envelops you in a warm cocoon from the constant motion and stress of the outside world. That is what Milliken Creek Inn in Napa Valley offers.