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Enjoying a Retro Trip to Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin

Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin is a small village of less than 1,000 people, but don’t be fooled by the size. This town proves the maxim that good things come in small packages.  Taking a deep breath in Elkhart Lake recently,… (more)
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The Hills Are Alive In Stowe, and Filled with Hope for Cancer Survivors and Those Who Love Them

I was reminded that the colors we see in the spring are almost the same as the ones we see in the fall. Yellow that hasn’t turned green yet, Maples are red again with brand new life. Pines are the… (more)
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Well Deserved “World’s Best” Spa: The Regent Palms at Turks and Caicos

Blending, that is the key to a really fabulous spa experience. Blending of the environment created by the spa designers with the practitioners touch and usage of chosen products. Music, scent, touch and environment are the pieces which create an… (more)
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The most peaceful place in New York City:Valmont Spa at the Plaza Athenee

After an extraordinary week in New York dining at all my favorite restaurants (and trying many new ones) visiting museums, seeing an opening of a Broadway play and looking for the best bargains, my senses were over stimulated. Every bright… (more)
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Soulfully Recharge in Africa, Costa Rica and Mexico

Do you dream of a sensational  remedy for the mega-amplified, daily stress of life and work?  Inhale deeply and recharge those overused internal batteries with luxury private guided travel to Latin America and Africa for individuals or… (more)
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A Vista Villa BED, BBQ & SPA

Wow, what a B&B! What determines a great romantic getaway? Spectacular views? Luxurious accommodations? Fine dining? An intimate spa? How about all of these and more? Well, that’s what we discovered at this unique sanctuary in the heart of BC’s… (more)
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Everyone was Naked except me

I arrived at the Turm Romantik Spa a day early, because of an impending train strike in Italy. Knowing I would be stressed from the journey, my hosts thoughtfully arranged a spa treatment. First I was led to a dark… (more)
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Eureka! Spring Break in the Ozarks

Point your mouse to Eureka Springs for a March diversion with your lover, friends or extended family. This quaint Victorian village of 2,000 tucked away in the Arkansas Ozarks is a fresh respite from the ordinary and certain cure for… (more)
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Top 10 for Thermal Bliss

Ease into the steaming hot waters. Soak away the stresses of everyday life. For centuries people have flocked to known thermal hot spots for the reported health benefits of their healing waters.Hot springs are formed by naturally heated groundwater that… (more)
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Girlfriends take to the seas

What do girls want when they travel together? A little pampering, a bit of enrichment, perhaps some adventure – and lots of time to laugh together. When girlfriends take their gatherings to the seas, they get all this and more… (more)
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Bucket List Adventure: ‘Indulge me’ packages from Maryland to Middle-earth

Channel your inner hobbit and slip into a hobbit-hole where you can read “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy to your heart’s content. Feel the world melt away as your muscles turn to jelly beneath a blanket of hot stones… (more)
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Love’s at the Spa on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a time for couples to express their love for each other in the most romantic way possible.   Whether staying local or planning a weekend retreat, the ideal setting for couples to indulge together may just… (more)
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New year, new spa treatments

Ah. A new year, a fresh outlook. It’s the perfect time to try something novel – especially something inherently, deliciously renewing. Here are some new spa treatments designed to reinvigorate both body and soul. Reconnect with your inner harmony At… (more)
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Lap of Luxury in India

The retreat is nestled in the serene and unspoiled landscape of the Sahyadri mountain range in the Western Ghats. Located approximately a 2.5-hour drive (100km) and 30-minute helicopter ride from Mumbai and 1.5-hour drive (80km) from Pune, the property encompasses… (more)
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Voluptuous Valentine Adventures

This Valentine’s Day toss the store-bought candy and sappy greeting cards. Immerse yourself in a spa splurge, instead! From the Atlantic City marina to the mountains of Camelback, the island of Aruba to the hot springs of southern California, sumptuous… (more)
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In Search of the Hot Springs in Aix en Provence

Long, long ago, before early humans migrated north from Africa, hot springs bubbled up through rocky cracks in a parched land, forming pools where moss and ferns flourished.  Millennia later, our forebears from the south walked around the great… (more)
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Bucket List Adventure: Sleep like a celebrity

Bed down at one of Nick Lachey’s or Eva Longoria’s favorite haunts. Rise and shine atop the trees in an open-air suite with authentic Bali bridal bed. Soak in sybaritic abandon in a “levitating” tub or sip your martini (shaken,… (more)
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Camp Getaway

Six months ago, when I first Googled ‘Camp Getaway’ and discovered Patti Londre’s brainchild, I knew that I would have to hone my powers of persuasion in order to convince my Los Angeles-based best friend to participate in the adventure.… (more)
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Feeling Maui: Eighty Minutes at a Time

Manual application of oils or lotions to the skin to stimulate circulation and promote well-being are rudimentary basics of a spa treatment.  Enhancement with indigenous products and techniques, rooted in a region’s culture, people, and unique geography adds a… (more)
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Best Bachelorette Destinations

The countdown to the big day is on, but before the wedding vows are exchanged, one last party must take place. Here are a few destinations to help the bride- and groom-to-be say “so long” to their bachelorette and bachelorhood… (more)
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Spoil yourself (and your family) at the Midwest’s only AAA Five-Diamond hotel

If a Hammam Ritual isn’t on your bucket list, you need to amend that, as quickly albeit gently as possible. Hammam, meaning “spreader of warmth,” is a mindful intention that will reveal itself as soon as you slip into a… (more)
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Bucket List Adventure: Sonoma is the place for life list overachievers

An hour north of San Francisco, Sonoma sits at the confluence of several bucket list adventures. For fans of director Alfred Hitchcock, it harbors the setting where scenes from his 1963 horror classic, “The Birds,” were filmed at Bodega and… (more)
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Finding Serenity and Safety in Riviera Nyarit, Mexico

One of the newest “Rivieras”, Riviera Nyarit is made up of dozens of seaside resorts, beaches and pueblos that  dot the 200 mile coastline. Not yet over-run with tourists, it is bounded by beautiful beaches along the coast and… (more)