Gertrude's Is Luring Us to Phoenix With Its Smoked Pork Gumbo & Jalapeño Creamed Corn

Sep 3, 2015  |   Contributor: Merilee Kern

Something magical happens when the right combination of elements convene at a dining establishment. In the case of Gertrude's Restaurant in Phoenix, this could not ring more true. Not only does the eatery boast an great location inside the famed Desert Botanical Garden, it also combines fresh seasonal ingredients with culinary excellence that makes it a must-visit venue for any food lover.

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Canyon Ranch in Tucson Makes Staying Healthy on Vacation a Pure Pleasure

Aug 20, 2015  |   Contributor: Canyon Ranch

Canyon Ranch aims to be the gold standard when it comes to retreats focused on health and wellbeing. The group’s original all-inclusive health resort and luxury spa in Tucson is especially picturesque, situated on over 150 acres that used to be a large, working cattle ranch in Southern Arizona’s attractive Sonoran Desert. 

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Sedona Rouge's Healing Powers & Relaxing Suites Are What Vacations Are All About

Aug 14, 2015  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Sedona is a spiritual place; an Arizona retreat for those who seek restoration and healing among its beautiful landscape and stunning Red rocks. Here you’ll find a resort that captures the city’s healing powers and offers its own magical energy. The Sedona Rouge Hotel & Spa is more than just a desert property, it is a sanctuary filled with luxurious accommodations, a soothing spa and plenty of outdoor activities to attract the most energetic of guests.

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Five-Star Four Seasons Scottsdale Offers Surprisingly Intuitive Service in the Sonoran Desert

Aug 13, 2015  |   Contributor: Merilee Kern

Arizona’s high desert has a unique magic and mystique all its own, and when it comes to the Four Seasons Scottsdale at Troon North, guests can also expect the unexpected—starting with its Sonoran Desert locale. For one, lush and desert aren't normally two words one would associate together, but in the high Sonoran Desert you'll find iconic saguaro cacti standing tall amid bright desert marigolds, delicate summer poppies and vibrant green velvet mesquite all strewn about the rocky mountainous landscape.

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15 Stunning, Creative & Haute U.S. Hotel Pools That Have Us Hoping For An Indian Summer

Aug 7, 2015  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

Today marks the middle of summer, which means our days of lounging poolside are numbered. And if you’re like us, you’re not quite ready to give up your bronzed glow just yet. Since a hotel pool can be the difference between a good vacation and a great one, we searched out the best properties across the US that offer more than just a place to cool off.

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The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess: The Sonoran Desert's Five-Star, Family-Friendly Hotel

Aug 6, 2015  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess has just about anything you could need for a great getaway, including activities for the kids like watermelon eating contests, zipline adventures and catch-and-release fishing derbies. For adults, they offer winery dinners, relaxing cabana rentals and a golf course. The expansive southwestern oasis sprawls across 65 acres in the Sonoran Desert overlooking the McDowell Mountains.

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Bentley Scottsdale Holds Their Fifth Annual Polo Championships: Horses & Horsepower

Jul 27, 2015  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Bentley Scottsdale is holding their fifth annual Polo Championships: Horses & Horsepower on October 24, at WestWorld of Scottsdale’s Polo Field. Sports fans may want to mark their calendars as this is one of the biggest polo events in America.

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It May be a Chain, but Scottsdale's Mastro's Steakhouse is Still Worth a Visit

Jul 2, 2015  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Anyone who’s been to a Mastro’s Steakhouse knows that they deliver some of the best beef in town. We recently visited their Scottsdale location and were delighted to hear live music and see couples dancing in the piano bar lounge, a great sign of what’s to come. 

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$24.5 Million Silverleaf Estate Offers Two Guesthouses, Two Elevators & Eight Garages

Jun 23, 2015  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

In New York City a $24.5 million home might not get you much square footage, but in Scottsdale, it’ll buy you one of the most palatial mansions in the city. Currently on the market is this 20,805-square-foot Silverleaf estate which features some of the luxurious amenities (and stunning views) available in the area.

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The Westin Kierland Resort is All About Fun, Food & Families

Jun 19, 2015  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Scottsdale, Arizona is a golf lover’s paradise; but if you are traveling with your family, that can often be a challenge. Parents want to play a round of golf while the kids want to spend the entire day in the pool or participating in some fun activities. The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa knows just what parents and kids need to make everyone happy.

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Canyon Ranch Brings Sexy Back with Dita Von Teese Burlesque Workshops

Jun 8, 2015  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

Set in Tucson, Arizona, health and wellness resort Canyon Ranch has always been attractive, but its workout program is about to get a whole lot sexier. Burlesque queen and lingerie fashion designer Dita Von Teese is coming to town to teach adventurous Canyon Ranch guests the art of striptease this week.

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This $13.5M Dream Home Comes With an 11-Car Circular Driveway, 7 Bedrooms & a 9-Hole Putting Green

Jun 1, 2015  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Everyone has a very specific idea of what they are looking for in a dream home, but this Paradise Valley mansion, might just check all those must-haves off the list. Personal golf course? Yep. Chef’s kitchen? Definitely. Guest house for family gatherings? Of course.

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The Hermosa Innís Cavernous Dining Experience Brings Castle Living to Scottsdale

May 1, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

It may be accidental (doubtful), but The Hermosa Inn’s new underground dining experience looks like a yummy nod to Game of Thrones' Westeros with its cavernous setting. As part of LON’s at the Hermosa, the newly opened dining space features a brick floor that contrasts with rock walls, while medieval furniture accented with red velvet cushions bring castles and dragons to mind. The small space is actually the restaurant’s wine cellar, but from now to September, it is a neat little hidden space for Scottsdale locals and visitors. 

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Discover Arizona's Grapes With Wine-Tasting Events & Wine Making Classes at Lawrence Dunham Vineyards

Mar 26, 2015  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

While you may not immediately associate Arizona with good wine, the high desert actually produces a climate similar to that of California’s wine country, making it a great location for wineries. In the fall of 2014, Lawrence Dunham Vineyards opened their tasting room in downtown Scottsdale featuring wines from their 40-acre vineyard in the Chiricahua Foothills of Southeastern Arizona.

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Hey, Ritz, Stop Playing With Our Hearts in Paradise Valley

Mar 9, 2015  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

As of today, plans for a Ritz-Carlton property to be built in Paradise Valley have yet to be finalized, even though its original concept was approved in 2008. Following a forced referendum and 2009's economic recession, the project was put on hold until a later day. Seven years later, reports are beginning to spread again that the hotel’s plans have been revived.

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