At the City Creek Center in Salt Lake City, shops and restaurants flank walkways and a man-made stream at a new mall with a retractable roof.
Five Top Weekend Escapes
Thinking about a quick getaway? Check out our roundup of places to immerse yourself in museums, relax in wine country, and explore vibrant city neighborhoods.
You know it’s true: You deserve a great escape. Let us help you plan your getaway with five destinations perfect for a rejuvenating break. Whether you prefer provocative museums, eclectic
stores, world-class vineyards, Italian neighborhoods, or Leonardo da Vinci, these spots take you away from it all.
Check out our Weekenders Roundup:
Denver’s Golden Triangle: Art, music, and history for culture buffs
Walnut Creek Shopping Bonanza: A downtown jam-packed with independent shops
St. Helena Goes Gourmet: Spa treatments, cooking classes, and gourmet delights
San Francisco’s Italian Neighborhood: Old World delis and authentic restaurants
Salt Lake City: Fresh attractions, vibrant eateries, and surprising sips
Photography courtesy of City Creek Center
This article was first published in November 2012. Some facts may have aged gracelessly. Please call ahead to verify information.