PHOENIX -- Most Phoenicians head to Southern California in the summer to escape the heat but this is when room rates are at their highest. Winter is a great time to plan a getaway when it's a slower tourism season and room rates are much more reasonable.
Marie Look, editor-in-chief of the new Scottsdale magazine, showcased three resorts highlighted in the magazine's Southern California travel feature.
"We are all about luxury at Scottsdale magaine," Look said. "Who doesn't love getting something luxurious for maybe a little bit easier on the pocketbook?"
- Omni Rancho Las Palmas - Rancho Mirage
- El Encanto - Santa Barbara
- Beverly Hills Hotel - Beverly Hills