Relaxation. Tranquility. Zen. Peace and quiet. If these words are practically foreign to you, you're not alone. Thanks to everything from the sky-high rents to the incessant traffic, Los Angeles is consistently ranked as one of America's most stressed-out cities. But, you probably didn't need us to tell you that.
While we can't do anything about the cost of a one-bedroom in Santa Monica or the congestion on the 405, we can help you find some well-deserved respite. So, we set out to find a few of the most calm, serene spots in L.A. And, we think we hit the jackpot.