A Five-Star Hotel Wellness Getaway

When I think about a wellness getaway in Tucson my first thoughts are to go to Miraval or Canyon Ranch. But if you’re looking for a wellness vacation that is not 100% spa immersion, the Ritz Carlton Dove Mountain is your go to for a five-star hotel wellness getaway.   As…

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Milwaukee: Travel Diet Style

The stereotype of Milwaukee is that it is the land of beer, brats and fried cheese curds.  Not exactly the makings of a Travel Diet vacation, but even in the land of fat and carb indulgence, maintaining or losing weight while visiting this underrated, and somewhat misunderstood city is not…

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Miraval for the Masses

Miraval is one of my favorite places on earth and now the destination spa is opening its somewhat pricey doors to more people though its Miraval Gives Back Program. It’s sad that the people most in need of a wellness makeover are often the people who simply can’t afford to…

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Antique Hunting at the Spa?

  Great food, great treatments, great service and great antiques?  Hmmm, one of those things in not something I normally associate with a great destination spa, but at Cal-a-Vie, its par for the course. Cal-a-Vie is an exclusive spa just north of San Diego that pampers guests in a setting…

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