Getaway Girl with Bekah Wright. Get out the door, girl!

Bon Massage at Revive Spa–JW Marriott offers a serious spa experience

JW Mariott Desert Ridgegetaway girl with bekah wright

One of the biggest perks of my job as a journo for hire is traveling internationally to check out spas and the latest in spa treatments. Recently, I was able to do this all under one roof as Kerstin Florian introduced several new treatments at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix. Read more

Maui, The Valley Isle: rainbows, surfing goats and mosquito bites

The Valley IsleGetaway Girl Bekah Wright

Come to ParadiseMaui’s own special magic, or “aloha beckons.” Heed its call and you’ll soon discover just how unique this island is with its natural wonders and diverse terrain. To truly experience all Maui has to offer, I spent time on various parts of this island dubbed “The Valley Isle.” Read more

The McCaffrey House–where gourmets go to sleep

McCaffery Housegetaway girl with bekah wright

Once in a while, a place grabs my heart and plants memories there to be triggered over the years by certain smells, sounds and other senses. Such was the case on a recent jaunt to Tuolumne County. I was deposited outside The McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn in Twain Harte, California. Read more

McCaffrey House B & B Recipes

McCaffrey House B & B Recipesgetaway girl with bekah wright

The following are two of Stephanie McCaffrey’s recipes from The McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn: Read more

Bora Bora–for lovers of luxury

Bora Boragetaway girl with bekah wright

French Polynesia is a world of blue with cerulean skies colliding against turquoise waters. Located in the South Pacific between California and Australia, the territory is comprised of 118 islands scattered across five archipelagoes. Legend has it one of these islands, Bora Bora, was created by the gods and considered the “firstborn” of the Society Islands. Perhaps this accounts for Bora Bora’s exotic beauty. Read more