Opened as a lodge more than 80 years ago, Rosarito Beach Hotel is a Baja spa resort located in what was once part of the family mansion. The 500-room, full-service resort remains one of the most popular destination for the city’s more than 1 million visitors a year offering old world grandeur, world-class restaurants, entertainment, lodging options and activities.
Formerly Lathrop Wells, Amargosa Valley is located approximately 88 miles northwest of Las Vegas and 24 miles north of Death Valley Junction near Death Valley National Park.
Surrounded by desert landscape and history, roads to and from Las Vegas are also pathways to history and nature enclaves. Whether a registered historic place or centuries-old farm, these roadside attractions will add to the spirit of the trip as well as give a different perspective of the southwest.
Places to go, things to see, people to meet - Napa Valley, California
The fourth annual Sabor de Baja, an all-white-attire affair, was recently held in the gardens of the Rosarito Beach Hotel & Resort. Hundreds of people attended the event, at which 20 of Baja’s best chefs prepared delectable dishes paired with Baja wines and artisanal beer producers.
When my husband Gary, and I arrived at Maroon Wines in August, we were incredibly surprised and pleased to see the vineyard gates are right next door to the Napa Valley Country Club.
Looking for an escape to the wonders of Zion National Park and its surrounding areas? Just a three-hour drive from Las Vegas, Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort is uniquely located on the east side of the national park.
Today, the quaint, historic town thrives with recreational activities, festivals and landmarks, as well as the gateway to Hoover Dam and Lake Mead.
It is fun at a pleasant 75 degrees about a 45-minute drive north of Las Vegas for a day trip or staycation.
Travel back in time to the first and oldest bar in Southern Nevada in Goodsprings, Nevada, a 35-minute drive from the Las Vegas Strip.