Relaxing Retreats

Wine glass at Houmas House (c) Shannon Hurst Lane

I've been on a mission to find some of the most peaceful retreats and destinations spas around North America. I've also been fortunate to visit a good many of these places during the course of my travels over the past decade.  Here are few places that stand out for me. El Monte Sagrado in Taos, New Mexico I spent a few days in Taos, New Mexico at El Monte Sagrado during the opening of their renovated spa. Taos itself is an interesting destination, where the people who live there seem to … [Read more...]