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The Country Club

The Country Club

This extravagant haven is New Orleans’s best-kept secret. It’s a mansion dating from the late 1800s, complete with a…

Manhattan Beach Park

Manhattan Beach Park

Significantly less hectic than nearby Coney Island (though both the beach and the boardwalk are worth a visit), Manhattan…

Ecotopia Natural Hot Springs

Ecotopia Natural Hot Springs

Worth the five-mile trip, Matilija Canyon’s Ecotopia natural hot-springs (important: swimsuits optional) occupy a particularly picturesque corner of sacred…

Barton Creek Greenbelt

Barton Creek Greenbelt

In addition to Lake Travis and Lake Austin, Barton Creek Greenbelt is a fun place to swim when the…