Even though the hustle and bustle of the holidays is over, the stress may still linger; it’s time to start thinking of ways to kick back, relax and rejuvenate after the stressful season.
Wellness travel and experiences are always popular as travelers look for different ways to relax and escape. With spas, yoga and wellness retreats, there is always a way to escape. One trending wellness experience is visiting a salt cave.
I recently visited the Salt Cave in Newtown, Bucks County, located in Pennsylvania, and felt rejuvenated afterward. I went with my aunt and enjoyed a 45-minute Deluxe Salt Room Session. During our session, we were in our own private room, seated in full-body compression massage chairs. Water was available, along with a blanket for added comfort and warmth. I was so relaxed, I fell asleep, and after the session my sinuses and head felt clear.
Other session options available are packages of three, five or 10 45-minute sessions for an individual, a salt session with reflexology, a salt cave facial, a reiki session and more. For a full list of sessions, click here.
During your time in the Salt Cave, there will be meditative music playing and the halogenerator pumps therapeutic salt into the air. The caves hold more than 5,000 pounds of pink Himalayan sea salt — even the floors are bedded with pink salt!
Each session in the Salt Cave can help guests relax and ease eczema, asthma, psoriasis, migraine and headaches, seasonal allergies, common cold symptoms, depression and more. For a full list of benefits, click here.
For some extremely last-minute holiday gifts this year, you can still give back by gifting with the all-new Adopt an Animal program with Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium. Based in Springfield, Missouri, the museum’s virtual program allows would-be guests and nature lovers around the country to connect with the 35,000 resident animals of Wonders of Wildlife.
Travelers go on trips for various reasons: Some love to enjoy unique culinary experiences, while others want to explore new cultures and have authentic local experiences. Whatever the reason, vacations should have one thing in common — rest. In fact, healing and healthy ways to boost the immune system are trending topics now and Korean-style wellness is just what you need on future trips. At the 48 recommended wellness travel destinations in Korea, visitors can relax and recharge by enjoying different types of Korean therapy and participating in programs that seek healing in nature. Stay at home and visit Korea for a wellness vacation when it's safe to travel again.
New Year’s Eve is going to look a little different this year. With celebrations scaled back and reduced gatherings, people seek different ways to ring in the New Year. Whether spending the holiday in your hometown or going on a little getaway for a change of scenery, check out these cities to spend the holiday.
Step right up to the greatest show on Earth as FXExpress Publications, Global Traveler, trazeetravel.com and whereverfamily.com celebrate their 2020 award winners! Join the big top on Dec. 14 as we virtually award the winners of the 17th annual GT Tested Reader Survey awards, including the Airline and Hotel of the Year; the 17th annual Wines on the Wing Airline Wine Survey; the eighth annual Leisure Lifestyle Awards; the sixth annual The Trazees; and the third annual Wherever Awards.