Only an hour's drive south of San Diego, Rancho La Puerta in Baja California may just be the perfect summertime escape you've been looking for. Voted the World's Best Destination Spa by Travel+Leisure Magazine two years in a row, the eco resort has something for everyone to enjoy.
The 3,000 acre property has it's own organic farm and gardens so you can expect the cuisine to be nothing short of fantastic. The resort offers cooking classes year round for guests to learn how to prepare international dishes using just-picked local, seasonal, and organically grown ingredients.
Three health and beauty centers offer a range of treatments including massage, facials, body treatments, and acupuncture. The spa staff is trained in several disciplines to offer sessions that fit each persons needs. Aromatic and medicinal herbs and other healing plants grown in their organic gardens are used throughout the treatments.
The resort offers an array of fitness classes, including yoga, pilates, and golf, as well as multiple hiking trails with world class views of the surrounding valleys and hillsides.
For more information on Rancho La Puerta visit their website: www.rancholapuerta.com