Dolores, Colorado - An old ghost town just across the mountain from Telluride with picturesque horseback riding trails and its own hot springs. For a rustic yet refined place to bed down, consider the Dunton Hot Springs Resort.
Zihuatenajo, Mexico: Remember at the end of Shawshank Redemption when he says "meet me in Zihuatenajo? It's a quiant fishing village. I enjoyed the ferry ride for private and down-to-earth island dining and drinks ;
Diamond Head, Oahu, Hawaii is the name of a volcanic tuff cone on the Hawaiian island of O'ahu. Its English name was given by British sailors in the century, who mistook calcite crystals on the adjacent beach for diamonds. Hawaii is the state.