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Sultan Chic Thanksgiving: Dine

Even if you’re serving (or eating) traditional Thanksgiving fare, that doesn’t mean the table needs to be all pilgrimified! I’ve never really been a fan of the usual gratitude gala accoutrements.  I mean fall leaves?  Really?  How boring is that? Inspired by one of our favorite Moroccan spas, La Sultana, and the autumnal tones of […]

Veg Out Vibrations: Tibetan Singing Bowls

Our feature spa for the week, Wildflower Hall, borders Tibet and one of their signature treatments is called “Journey to Tibet”. During the Journey, guests are exfoliated and massaged while Tibetan Singing Bowls are played in the background. Though we wish we could whisk you there right now, we can at least offer up a […]

Holiday Spa Gifts from the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa

You can score authentic spa goodies direct from the source without hopping a plane. Forward thinking spa destinations have their own beauty formulations, skin savers, home accessories available online! Besides pampering yourself, their storefronts make awesome resources for unique gifts too! After all, who wouldn’t LOVE a little SPA-AHH as a pick me up or […]

Kickbox Your Waist Away Like They Do at Chiva Som

Thai kickboxing is a martial arts form that evolved from ancient battle practices. In the boxing ring, it can be quite brutal – an unlikely candidate for spadom right? Well, Chiva Som has a workout that vibes the cardio and strength building capabilities of this sport, without the gore. It’s a superb way to burn […]