Historic Thermal Towns: A Cultural Route of the Council of Europe

Last updated on March 10th, 2023 at 10:25 pmThere is nothing like stepping into a bath to soak away the stresses of the week. Thermal baths are no exception, with added benefits to our health and well-being. The European Historic Thermal Towns Association (EHTTA) plays an important role in growing this tradition thanks to fantastic…

Photo overlooking people swimming in the Gellert Spa indoor thermal pool in Budapest, Hungary.

Greek Spa Towns for Fantastic Wellness Getaways

Last updated on March 25th, 2024 at 04:50 pmThe cradle of western civilization, Greece is an idyllic destination for sun kissed beaches, an excellent culinary scene and inspiring history. Set amongst gorgeous landscapes, it is also a fantastic country for natural thermal spas and springs. Bathing in thermal waters is both relaxing and rejuvenating, making…

Alex raising his arms below the waterfalls in an outdoor natural pool of thermal water in Loutra Pozar, Greece.

What to Expect in Hakone, Japan at a Ryokan

Last updated on February 20th, 2024 at 11:59 pmRyokans are traditional Japanese inns renowned for the ultimate zen experience. They typically offer comfortable rooms, traditional kaiseki dining, mineral baths (onsen) and wonderful customer service. Visitors to Japan should definitely plan to stay in a ryokan for a portion of their trip. Here is what to…

Photo of snow capped Mount Fuji with a cable car

Capon Springs: West Virginia Mountain Resort

Capon Springs and Farms is tucked away in the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia. The 119 room all-inclusive resort is a wonderful oasis to relax and enjoy a wide range of activities like golf, tennis, swimming and their luxurious spa. This is an ideal getaway for a digital detox or family reunion. Here is what you can expect to experience at the resort!

Hampshire Building at Capon Springs and Farms in West Virginia