The restorative getaway is among the top travel trends for summer 2021, and no wonder — who doesn’t feel the need to hit the reset button as the world reopens? Marin road-trippers are lucky in this department; we don’t have to go far to find a true nature-based retreat. These Carmel, Monterey and Big Sur […]
For more than a year, the pandemic has left globetrotters with nothing but their wanderlust. Now, with vaccines in arms, travelers determined to make up for lost time are packing their bags and planning for some serious revenge travel. So where are Chicagoans heading this summer and beyond? We checked in with travel industry leaders for […]
Please note that this article was written and posted before California’s recent Covid-19 restrictions prohibited any nonessential travel. Check for updates on Covid-19 regulations as well as with local authorities in the areas you might travel to before making any future plans. so consider this a guide for future trips. All of these destination spas […]
At the time of print, the county is on lockdown, but that doesn’t mean we can’t do some major self care until this forced homestay is lifted. We’ve gone to a few local spas to learn from their top people how to do some serious pandemic pampering. The Spa at Casa Madrona, Sausalito Where: The […]
Wellness. It’s an elusive goal that all of us are striving for and it means different things to different people. In a year when we have realized more than ever that health is wealth, it seems apropos that Chicago would debut a space for holistic wellness, combining all the elements of health under one roof. […]
Skip the plane and visit dream pools in red rock territory.
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Feeling the need to practice some much-needed self care or take a mental health break? Finding time for rest and relaxation is critical to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. According to Mental Health America, “Deep relaxation, like meditation, when practiced regularly not only relieves stress and anxiety, but also is shown to improve mood… it can […]
These gifts are perfect for that loved one who always seems to be off on an adventure (and wants their trip go as smoothly as possible). The Everywhere Bag, Away, $195 The perfect bag for any journey, you can easily store everything you need for your trip with pockets for your laptop, phone, umbrella, and […]
For an unforgettable romantic retreat, you’d be hard pressed to find a more idyllic spot than Bali. Locals greet you with melodic rindik — an Indonesian bamboo xylophone — upon arrival at The Mulia, easing you into vacation mode. The all-suite, all-inclusive Mulia is a resort within a resort, with access to the amenities at […]