Things to do for March 29, 2017

There’s Much to Know About Mezcal Therapy and Lucid Dreaming

We’ll Throw in Some Exotic Getaways, Too

By Ilana Dadras

And now, six life-improving facts await you...

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The French Riviera Beckons Wildly
FACT #1

The French Riviera Beckons Wildly

Should you be over springtime getaways involving brightly colored cocktails consumed in overcrowded pools, here’s a better idea. It’s a particularly beautiful hotel on a quiet stretch of the Provence coast where you’ll swim in natural seawater pools carved into coastal rock, stroll through Mediterranean-style gardens and spend evenings in an open-air cinema. See? A better idea.

Your Wellness Routine May Soon Involve Mezcal Therapy
FACT #2

Your Wellness Routine May Soon Involve Mezcal Therapy

Now seems like a good time to start being a happier and healthier human being. Especially when that means trying mezcal body wraps, guided dream meditation and a crazy virtual reality game/fitness machine hybrid that makes you feel like you’re flying and also gives you abs. Which really inspires one of those “Why didn’t I think of that?” moments.

For Great Chinese Food, Head to Lima
FACT #3

For Great Chinese Food, Head to Lima

No, really. Peru’s capital city is packed with Peruvian-Chinese restaurants called chifas, it’s home to one of South America’s oldest Chinatowns, and it’s exactly where you want to go for chicharrón de gallina (chicken chicharrones with spiced lemon juice) and tallarín saltado, which is basically Peru’s version of chow mein. The more you know...

The Next Time You Surf, Put This on Your Wrist
FACT #4

The Next Time You Surf, Put This on Your Wrist

The self-proclaimed first smartwatch for action sports will tell you exactly what time to surf or hit the slopes for optimal conditions. It will also track your runs and is built like a tank. So it’s quite literally the least nerdy smartwatch we’ve ever seen.

Here’s a Bunch of Great New Music Festivals
FACT #5

Here’s a Bunch of Great New Music Festivals

Whether you’re looking to quell your ’90s nostalgia, find someplace with a strong medieval theme and electronic music, or just check out what might very well be the next SXSW, we’ve got something for you. And for those with any of seven other very specific music-festival-related desires, we’ve got something for you, too.

This Japanese Train Is Just So Luxurious
FACT #6

This Japanese Train Is Just So Luxurious

Q: What has a glass-enclosed observation car, fine dining and a deluxe suite with its own traditional Japanese bathtub, and was created by a Ferrari designer for your very luxurious Japanese-vacationing pleasure? A: This guy.

Ilana Dadras cannot discern between situations in which sarcasm is and is not appropriate. Her favorite things include mezcal cocktails, Big Sur and writing about herself in the third person.

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