The Healthiest Destinations For A Culinary Getaway

Try again By submitting you agree to our Terms of Service Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY. Contributors agree to our Terms of Service and are responsible for the content of their videos and photos. Please report any content that violates the terms. The healthiest destinations for a culinary getaway Marla Cimini, Special for USA TODAY 9:14 a.m. EST February 10, 2014 A desert oasis with nearly 120 rooms, casitas and villas spread throughout the property, this historical retreat rests at the foot of Camelback mountain. Mark Boisclair The resort's award-winning restaurant, T. Cook's, offers fresh, seasonal recipes, incorporating local specialties and just-picked vegetables from the on-site organic garden. Royal Palms Resort and Spa For those choosing a more calming afternoon, the resort's serene Alvadora spa captures the peaceful desert landscape with localized rejuvenating treatments like the citrus massage. Royal Palms Resort and Spa Find the Five C's salad on The Alvadora Spa menu. Royal Palms Resort and Spa The spa features intriguing architectural design accented with waterfall showers and private courtyards. <br>For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit

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