A Celebration of Spa Culture

A Celebration of Spa Culture


Garden of the Gods, retreats,

A Most Remarkable New Luxury Retreat at the Garden of the Gods

  There are many time-honored paths and practices for profound... Read More

mary bemis, retreat, canyon ranch woodside,

An Expert’s Advice: How to Prepare for Your Spa Retreat

Not so long ago, I was fortunate enough to sail... Read More

Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa

Return to Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa

There are resort spas . . . and then there... Read More

castle hot springs, stephen kiesling, arizona

What to Do With 200,000 Gallons of Steaming Hot Mineral Water?

  In a remote desert canyon in the Bradshaw Mountains,... Read More

resident healer, four seasons new york downtown,

Time Traveling at Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown

On a chilly winter day, I made my way inside... Read More

Manoir Henri Giraud: Ideal Getaway for the Foodie & Spa Lover

Manoir Henri Giraud is a luxe, country inn and wellness... Read More

Sycamore Mineral Springs

Letting Go of Grief at Sycamore Mineral Springs

I’ve done road trips before, but not like this one.... Read More

The Otium Way: Wellness is Whatever Makes You Happy

The first grand ocean liner to make a big spa... Read More

Canyon Ranch Woodside, Insiders Guide to Spas, retreat

On Retreat at Canyon Ranch Woodside

For those seeking a retreat, the definition of a hidden... Read More

Lodge at Woodloch

Revisiting the Lodge at Woodloch

Whenever I’ve been asked about my favorite spa, I usually... Read More

retreats and mindfulness

6 Expert Tips to Know Before You Go on Retreat

Retreats have been an honorable American tradition since Henry David... Read More

Spa Treatments to Go: Head Outside & DIY

I had been trying for years to schedule time to... Read More