Global Wellness Day Events

Global Wellness Day is this Saturday, June 13, 2015. More than 55 countries and countless spas are involved. Here is a roundup of Global Wellness Day events. I’ll be at The Four Seasons Scottsdale starting my day getting grounded with a Tai Chi class before heading to Proof to jumpstart…

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Las Vegas Gambles on Wellness Travel

Relaxing at the Bathhouse Spa at the Delano

Review of New Delano Bathhouse Spa Las Vegas, home of gambling, questionable entertainment and “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas,” is also surprisingly becoming one of the hottest destinations for wellness travel.  On a recent trip to Sin City I had the chance to check out one of the…

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Flurry of Changes at Miraval

Miraval, the venerable destination spa in Tucson is all about transformations and now it is going through one of its own.  After owner Steve Case and team sold about 70% of the resort to KSL changes are afoot. Miraval’s Life in Balance Spa just hired Grant Bruce as its new…

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Scottsdale, Travel Diet Style

Arizona is a perennial favorite travel destination, especially in winter for Northerners looking to thaw out.  But no matter when you make a trip to the sun-drenched desert, you can do it Travel Diet style. The Great Outdoors Scottsdale is blessed by sun nearly every day of the year, sometimes…

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Spas Debut New Treatments For The Media

NEW YORK (AP) — Smells good, tastes good, feels good: The International Spa Association’s annual industry show was a feast for the senses. Spas showed products and treatments that seemed good enough to eat — and a few demonstrations actually did involve edibles. Others at the show held last week…

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Special Deal at Cal-a-Vie Spa

Cal-a-Vie is consistently rated as one of the top destination spas in the world and having been there, it’s easy to see why. During the week of August 17th the exclusive spa is offering a Mother/Daughter week with one guest paying full price and the second guest only half-price.  While…

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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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