Take a trip to Hotel Esencia, where luxury accommodations, tranquil beaches and an organic spa steeped in rich Mayan traditions is tucked away between Playa del Carmen and Tulum in the Riviera Maya.
From hammams and rasul chambers to vitality pools and sound therapy, the spas of South Africa are as diverse as the culture.
Our very own “SpaFinder,” Sallie Fraenkel, confesses to her latest fabulous health and wellness experiences while on her first trip to Hong Kong. After 8,066 miles and 16 hours, her jet lag is remedied at the Four Seasons Hong Kong with a fantastic Fusion Massage, ritual foot bath and amazing rain shower. Hear about her [...]
Surprise, Shock, Confusion, Anger, Sadness, Relief, Perspective, Pride, Advocacy This sums up the range of my emotions and thoughts from the moment I read the first report that spas in the Maldives were being forced to close because of Islamic extremists’ accusations that they are fronts for prostitution – to today when I see that [...]
The Seventh Annual Sedona Marathon takes place Saturday, February 4th, 2012! Whether you’re looking to break a sweat in the marathon, take in the sites of Sedona or live in the area and just want a stay-cation with the family, check out some of our great partner spas in the Sedona area.
From the Atacama Desert to the Lake District to the very happening Santiago, Chile is on the rise as one of South America’s best-choice travel destinations—and spa lovers will be very pleased. We are approaching 12,000 feet in the glorious Atacama Desert of Chile, slightly, yet happily, altitude-dizzy, winding our way up a road in [...]
Hello, I’m looking for a spa for my girlfriends on the East Coast. We are located in VA and NY. Is there a spa midway that you could recommend so we are not overburdening one set with travel? I was thinking Delaware [or] Pennsylvania. Prefer a spa resort, but would consider a very nice day [...]
The summer season is winding down, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop! Several resort spas across the country are offering end-of-the-summer travel deals so you can begin this fall refreshed and ready to go. Schedule a last-minute family vacation with Labor Day travel deals or squeeze in one more upcoming girlfriends getaway [...]
We here at SpaFinder love to relax, but not just because it’s important to take some time away from the computers and the smartphones, but also because relaxation plays a crucial role in the state of mental and physical wellbeing. In fact, as a result of a new national study that showed that 74 percent [...]
Recent spa travels washed me up on the shores of the secret pleasure of the Caribbean: Turks and Caicos, comprising a chain of 40 islands in the British West Indies, including the developed Providenciales, home to the renowned Grace Bay, where my travel companion and I stayed. Popular with East Coasters in particular, Turks and [...]