Travel + Leisure: After enjoying an eco-minded spa treatment (try the Aloe Mint Hydrating massage), snag a seat around the fire pit at Core Kitchen & Wine Bar and order the chili-encrusted steak with poblano coulis.
Resort · 100 Terranea Way, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Travel + Leisure: The Vanderlip Suite faces Catalina Island and has a telescope to view passing dolphins and whales. Want to get closer? Cruisve above a nearby kelp forest on a 14-foot, stand-up paddleboard.
Hotel · Northstar · 13031 Ritz Carlton Highlands Ct, Truckee, CA
Travel + Leisure: Give kids a taste of adventure with the hotel’s Indoor Campout program: A small tent is set up in your guest room with a featherbed, camp light, nature activity book, and s’mores kit.
Hotel · Historic District-North · 102 W Bay St, Savannah, GA
Travel + Leisure: Cocktails aren’t permitted until after 12:30 p.m. Sundays at Rocks on the River, so opt for a late brunch. After that, open (plastic) containers are allowed on the streets of the historic district.
Travel + Leisure: Take the shuttle to sister resort Pueblo Bonito Rosé, where you can catch a water taxi to El Arco (The Arch), an unusual rock formation where the Pacific Ocean meets the Sea of Cortés.
Hotel · Cannaregio · Campo Santa Sofia 4198, Venice, Veneto
Travel + Leisure: Book a tour of the famous Rialto market with hotel chef Josef Klostermaier. Together you’ll shop for local fish and produce, then hop a gondola back to prepare lunch in the restaurant kitchen.
Hotel · Mandaluyong District 1 · 1 Garden Way, Ortigas Center (Ortigas Center), Mandaluyong City, Mandaluyong
Travel + Leisure: Battle your jet lag with a traditional Filipino Hilot massage at the CHI spa: an intoxicating blend of warm, virgin coconut oil and a time-honored massage technique that begins with a ritual chant.
Hotel · 108 Chang Klan Rd., Mueang Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai
Travel + Leisure: A quick stroll down the street lands guests smack-dab in the middle of Chiang Mai’s colorful Night Bazaar, where the hunt is on for jewel-encrusted bracelets and carved-wood lanterns.