With today’s opening of the Ritz Carlton Dove Mountain, Tucson becomes one of the top 10 American winter destinations. Affordable prices start at $259. per night for a 450 square foot, resort-view with balcony luxurious room. Those with pets under 20 pounds are welcome with an additional charge. There is a children’s camp and water slide for their enjoyment. The Jack Nicklaus– designed golf course hosts the 2010 World Golf Championship Accenture Match Play in February. Ranch activities including horse-back riding can be easily arranged. Multiple restaurants and a large spa with exercise facility can be found at this fabulous resort.