San Diego Journey Information: February 2023 | The Journal

Sanctuary Camelback Resort

Take a look at a scorching music pageant, chow down at a extremely anticipated new mountainside restaurant, or guide a desk at a buzzy new joint so near the Tremendous Bowl you may simply spot Rihanna.


If the snow’s calling, sojourn to Mammoth for a number of nights on the new Sierra Nevada Resort, reimagined by EDG Design (identified for sprucing up luxe lodges just like the 4 Seasons Westlake and Andaz Scottsdale). The large timbered foyer begs guests to cozy up with a bottle of California cabernet by the hearth. Rooms layer trendy aesthetics like gear partitions constructed from upcycled timber salvaged from close by forest fires, with cozy touches like illustrated maps and forest hues. The property’s classic arcade room, gear leases, and journey planners elevate the enjoyable.

Within the village, ski into the just-opened artwork deco–designed restaurant Vulcania, helmed by celeb cooks Brian and Michael Voltaggio. Even when you don’t have children, order the elevated tackle SpaghettiOs. Need additional inspiration? Take a look at the daredevil athletes touring with the snowboard World Cup, on the town February 3 and 4.


As Tremendous Bowl followers descend onto Arizona, escape for a retreat on the quiet Sanctuary Camelback Mountain. Lately bought and spruced up by the Lengthy Island, NY based mostly Gurney’s Resort crew, the resort is greatest generally known as Beyonce and Jay-Z’s stunning honeymoon decide. Past the everyday bougie accouterments, highlights embody a personal mixology class, a brand new Asian-inspired {couples} spa remedy room fronting the Zen meditation backyard, and the plush rooms that blend far jap aesthetics (suppose deep-soaking tubs) with desert aptitude like white stone partitions.

Mingle with the native see-and-be-seen set at Cala at Senna Home, a buzzy, boho restaurant paying homage to Mallorca. Huge home windows, macrame plant hangers, and loads of wicker make this an Instagrammable vacation spot for folk to sip the Mez-Cala cocktail (a mezcal and CBD infusion), greatest paired with lumache alla vodka, a pasta dish proving to be a crowd fave.


San Francisco celebrates the 30-year anniversary of the town’s most eclectic music pageant, Noise Pop, from February 20 to 26 with headliners Yo La Tengo, Duster, and Boy Harsher, plus a set of indie bands taking part in all through the Bay Space. E book a number of nights on the newly renovated Hyatt Regency, positioned within the Embarcadero. Boasting the world’s largest lodge atrium, designed by John Portman, gussied-up rooms pay homage to the architectural brutalist nature of the unique construction with trendy touches like pure wooden and concrete, however evoke a homey vibe with numerous shade splashes on native artwork and textiles.

Pop into the always-evolving Ferry Constructing (an architectural marvel in itself) to pattern the brand new darlings Señor Sisig (ahhh, that sisig burrito) and Reems California for a dreamy mana’eesh (a Mediterranean flatbread) paired with cardamon chilly brew. Or Bart right down to the Mission District the place the beloved Delfina Restaurant has lastly reopened with a facelift that blends redwood and bamboo décor with the unique subdued magnificence. The spaghetti pomodoro remains to be, fortunately, on the menu.