Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times
May 25, 2012
In need of relaxation? Take a dip in Desert Hot Springs. The city is built over natural hot mineral water aquifers and is home to over 20 spas. It's a particularly interesting experience in the middle of the summer.
Price: Spa use starts at $5 at the Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel
Contact info: Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, 10805 Palm Drive, Desert Hot Springs, http://www.deserthotsprings.com/stay-play.php