Thinking about a winter getaway? Try one of these “hidden gem” destinations, where you can work your body while feeding your soul.
MADERAS VILLAGE, NICARAGUA
Practice your wave riding and perfect your asanas at this eco-chic retreat on the lush Nicaraguan coast. If surfing and yoga aren’t enough, horseback riding, sailing and disc golf will keep your body busy and your mind blissed out. MaderasVillage.com
BUDGET PICK: MOJAVE SANDS
This chic little motel in peaceful 29 Palms makes the perfect launch pad for hikes in awe-inspiring Joshua Tree National Park. Rooms start at $150/night and it’s an easy drive from LA. MojaveSands.com
SUNDANCE RESORT, UTAH
It’s easy to forget Park City’s big film festival got its start in Robert Redford’s resort 45 minutes away. The secluded, breathtaking setting and soulful atmosphere make Sundance the perfect spot for a ski vacation that’s both active and restorative. When not on the slopes you can do yoga, hike, snowshoe, spa or take an art class. SundanceResort.com
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