The Insider’s Directory to the Best Independent Properties

The Insider’s Directory to the Best Independent Properties


Manaka Tapping

The Treatment: Manaka Tapping Time & Cost of Treatment: 50... Read More

Nalu Kinetic Spa Relaxation Area

Chi Balance & Harmony

The Treatment: Chi Balance & Harmony Time & Cost: 90... Read More

Green Machine Smoothie

Created by Red Mountain Resort Chef Chad Luethje • 1... Read More

Shooting Down Stress: Archery at the Golden Door

I few years back, I booked a week at the... Read More

mii amo

Spirit of the New Moon at Mii amo

The Treatment: Spirit of the New Moon I entered a room... Read More

Floating Meditation

Floating Meditation

The Treatment: Floating Meditation While Miraval offers Floating Meditation classes several... Read More

The Dead Sea

Why Dead Sea Mud is Better Than Walking On Water

A few years ago, I was walking on water in... Read More

Floating & Flying: My First Watsu Experience

Ojo Caliente is a classic New Mexican hot springs resort... Read More

Sonora Shrimp Scampi Pasta

Miraval’s Sonoran Shrimp Scampi Pasta

Makes 4 servings 2 Tbsp. thinly sliced sun-dried tomato 6... Read More

Smooth Ambler Spirits

Smooth Ambler: From Spas to Spirits

Water has been a recurring theme in renowned architect &... Read More

A couple jogs on a nature path at Rancho La Puerta Spa

Rancho La Puerta Marriage Reinvention

I went to Rancho La Puerta hoping to reinvent my... Read More