Meritage Explore Issue 1 - Page 4

CONTENTS BACARA RESORT & SPA | BALBOA BAY RESORT | ESTANCIA LA JOLLA HOTEL & SPA | KO’A KEA HOTEL & RESORT | THE MERITAGE RESORT AND SPA | PASÉA HOTEL & SPA 6 PASÉA HOTEL & SPA OPENS 16 ON THE WHALE TRAIL IN HUNTINGTON BEACH The newest addition to the Meritage Collection’s portfolio 8 EXPLORE NAPA’S BIKE TRAILS From trail riding to bike-friendly wineries, Napa is a bikers’ paradise 10 SPA TREATMENST WITH A LOCAL FLAIR A sense of place makes for an enhanced spa experience 12 GET UP, STAND UP Discover SUP adventures at Meritage Collection Resorts 14 ART OF THE WINE GLASS Why shape matters with wine tasting From the coasts of California to Hawaii, take advantage of many opportunities to experience whale watching 18 BEACHSIDE YOGA A mind, body, nature Experience at Bacara Resort & Spa 20 BRING FIDO Pet-friendly resorts keep the “whole” family together on vacation 22 A WINE FOR THE POPE Trinitas Cellars carries on an inspirational tradition 24 SAVE LIVES A Meritage Collection partnership helps save lives in developing countries 26 EXPERIENCE MERITAGE COLLECTION The Meritage Collection is a reimagined experience brought to life at six distinctive properties in legendary California and Hawaii destinations: Huntington Beach, Kauai, La Jolla, Napa Valley, Newport Beach and Santa Barbara. Published for The Meritage Collection by Firebrand Media. www.firebrandmediainc.com About Meritage Collection: The Meritage Collection is a new, reimagined lifestyle and luxury portfolio that offers a variety of distinctive properties in renowned California and Hawaii destinations. With acclaimed resorts in Napa Valley, Santa Barbara, Newport Beach, La Jolla, Kauai, and Huntington Beach, the Meritage Collection provides a truly inspiring and matchless variety of experiences. www.meritagecollection.com 4 M E R I TA G E C O L L E C T I O N . C O M S TAY G O L D E N