26 May '11, 11pm

A day of simple luxury at Tassajara - “Simple luxury”: it sounds like a contradiction in terms. A...

“Simple luxury”: it sounds like a contradiction in terms. And yet, luxury comes in myriad forms, each wholly interpreted by the individual. For some perhaps it’s an exceptionally soft bed; a gastronomic feast; or merely the perfect day spent with the family. On my own travels simple luxuries seem to appear around every corner; an unexpectedly stirring weekday matinee in London; watching street performers at Washington Square Park in Manhattan; sitting on the bow of a friend’s boat at sunset in Charleston Harbor. And so, when I need a bit of simple luxury from my home in Monterey, California, there’s one place that always springs to mind: the hot springs of Tassajara. Its remote location deep in the Santa Lucia Mountains two hours southeast of Carmel imbues it with a mystical aura fitting of the Zen Buddhist institution. The winding, pitted, and difficult to navigate 14-mil...

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