Category: Spa Days

Ideas for great outdoor-inspired spas and hot springs.


A Blissful Break at Franz Josef Glacier Hot Pools

A Blissful Break at Franz Josef Glacier Hot Pools

Whether exploring New Zealand by car, bus, bike, train, or your own two feet, at some point – your body is going to need a break after all that adventuring. And we highly recommend arranging to take that break when staying in Glacier Country so that you can... Read more
Helsinki Sauna Day Trip

Helsinki Sauna Day Trip

Sometimes I get an idea in my head that is absolutely ridiculous. In these cases, I always give Buddy veto power and if he doesn't take that opportunity, then all bets are off. This is how we ended up in a Helsinki sauna during an eight-hour day trip to Finland (which... Read more
14 Unforgettable Places to Visit in New Mexico

14 Unforgettable Places to Visit in New Mexico

Before our month-long visit to New Mexico, it was just that state with the really cool balloon festival in the fall. But, now that we've explored much more of “the Land of Enchantment,” we have fallen in love with its varied landscape, rich culture, yummy... Read more
A Relaxing Resort Getaway in Black Hawk, Colorado

A Relaxing Resort Getaway in Black Hawk, Colorado

Sometimes we just really want to stay somewhere extra fancy with a giant tub we both fit in and everything we need just a few steps away. So, when we were looking for a hotel to stay at near Denver, Ameristar Black Hawk stood out immediately. I mean, there was a... Read more
Healing Hydrotherapy at Scandinave Spa in Mont-Tremblant

Healing Hydrotherapy at Scandinave Spa in Mont-Tremblant

After an eventful 24 hours in Quebec City, we were ready to get back to nature. So, we did the only reasonable thing and headed for the mountains. It was just the beginning of fall, but we could still see the tinge of color beginning on the trees. The cool air and... Read more
Iceland Spas: Blue Lagoon vs. Myvatn Nature Baths

Iceland Spas: Blue Lagoon vs. Myvatn Nature Baths

Iceland has become a very popular vacation destination in recent years and the reasons why are quite obvious if you have seen any pictures of this amazing place. While an adventure-lovers heaven, it is also famous for having some pretty epic spas. One of the most... Read more