Relax and Unwind

Rediscover Relaxation

Relaxation means different things to different people. It could be calming meditation; an invigorating workout or rejuvenating spa treatments; mindful disconnection; a comforting meal; or the simple joy of reconnecting with friends. Fortunately, Arizona's a big state with plenty of ways to relax, no matter how you define it. Should you need some ideas, don't stress; we've picked a few out below to help.

The Short Course at Mountain Shadows Resort Scottsdale (Credit: An Pham).

Mind. Body. Soul

Leisure & Relaxation

Arizona's Girlfriend Getaways

Round up the ladies for a fun-filled, all-girls Arizona adventure, from reliving the Wild West to relaxing at a luxury spa.

One for the Boys

10 Guys Getaways in Phoenix

This one's for the boys. We've rounded up our top 10 ideas for an action-packed guys getaway of fun and adventure in metro Phoenix.

Leisure & Relaxation

7 Ways to Wellness, Arizona-Style

Want all the perks of a wellness retreat, minus the commitment? Good news: You don't have to go on an expensive yoga retreat or an elaborate...

Sports

Drives with Views

Arizona's golf courses are as diverse and spectacular as the state’s famed landscape. Ranging from desert target-style courses to links courses...

Eat & Drink

Arizona's Metro-Area Tasting Rooms

Visiting Arizona’s wine country makes for a delightful day trip from Phoenix or Tucson. But if you can't make the trek, taste the fruits of our...

Places to Stay

Sleeper Hits: Arizona's Unusual Accommodations

From underground caverns to railroad cabooses, lodging options in Arizona surprise even the most seasoned traveler.

Must Do

Southern Arizona's Hidden Gems and Secret Places

Arizona is famously known for the Grand Canyon, but it's the smaller, quirkier, hidden and off-the-beaten-path spots that lend charm to our...

Eat & Drink

5 Foods You Must Eat in Arizona

Whether it's a dish whose origin story is firmly rooted in Arizona soil or an indigenous ingredient not found anywhere else in the country,...

Leisure & Relaxation

Arizona Unplugged: 5 Digital-Detox Getaways

Ditch your phone and recharge your mind at these quiet Arizona escapes where the scenery is far superior to the cell reception.