After months of frigid temperatures, we’re craving a warm weather escape, one punctuated by a relaxing ambiance, delicious food, ample opportunities for play and some thought-provoking cultural attractions. You, too?
We had a feeling you might be, which is why we’ve rounded up four of favorite places to beat the cold, get engaged and find our balance. All are a relatively quick trip away, so come find us… we’ll be the ones sporting a head-to-toe eXO glow .
PALM BEACH, FLORIDA
A hop skip and a jump away from our home base of NYC, Palm Beach offers the beauty of the beach with the charms of a little city — one oozing old-school sophistication.
Where to stay: Eau Palm Beach
Don’t miss: Shopping – or window shopping – on iconic Worth Avenue. If you're seeking something sassier, hop on the new high-speed rail line that connects Palm Beach to Miami.
SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA
Laid-back vibes, a world-class culinary scene and pleasant temperatures make Santa Barbara a perfect place to escape to year-round. If you like your beach with a side of Pinot Noir, this is the spot for you.
ST. LUCIA, USVI
One of the Caribbean’s most pristine islands, St. Lucia is a stunningly beautiful destination. Aside from lazing on gorgeous white-sand beaches, the island offers plenty of opportunities for recreation.
SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO
If you’d like to make your escape to a destination rich with cultural activities, look no further than Santa Fe. Long regarded as an urbane desert oasis, Santa Fe is filled with some of the country’s best galleries and museums.