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Travel can really take a toll on your health and wellbeing.  Even when you’re on vacation, the physical and mental rigors of travel as well as the disruption of your normal routine can leave you feeling tired and worn out. But travel ought to be a rejuvenating experience.  It should be an opportunity to step back from daily life to reflect and to refresh your overall health and state of mind.  Try these tips during your next trip to get the most out of your time away from home and to be your best! 1. Use a small suitcase. These are easier to carry and help...

At Pure Wellness, we look to provide travelers with as many wellness  options in as many cities and destinations as possible.  We’re excited to announce that Sofitel, the Paris-based upscale hotel brand, has installed its first wellness rooms by Pure at the company’s exclusive downtown Chicago property. Sofitel is renowned for its unique brand of luxury, which interprets French art de vivre through sleek, modern architecture.  Designed by noted French architect Jean-Paul Viguier, the Sofitel Chicago is a striking, 32-floor glass tower that has left in impressive mark on the city’s skyline.  This bold, sophisticated design extends inside as well, where you’ll find posh yet playful furnishings and...

  We’re excited to announce that Pure Rooms are now available in Omaha!  The Omaha Marriott is the first hotel in the state to offer these rooms to travelers.  Centrally located near Interstate 80, the Omaha Marriott’s convenience to both downtown and the airport make this hotel an ideal opportunity to experience the comfort of Pure Rooms the next time you’re in the city. Whatever your reasons for visiting, the Omaha Marriott is perfect for both families and business travelers.  Those in town for work will appreciate the Marriott’s convenience to Omaha’s business community, which includes major corporations like TD Ameritrade, Cox Media and PwC.  Stay...

Wellness-minded travelers can now find a guest room of choice at the Silversmith Hotel, right in the heart of downtown Chicago.  This exceptional boutique property offers guests the health and wellness experience of Pure Rooms, which help promote self-improvement and peace of mind. The Silversmith provides the ideal location from which to explore the best of the Windy City.  Situated just one block from Millennium Park, guests at the Silversmith can walk to cultural attractions like the Art Institute of Chicago and the Chicago Children’s Museum, as well as world-class shopping, dining and entertainment nearby.  Metro stops for all of Chicago’s “L” lines make...

Now that spring has arrived, many people are looking forward to a warm weather vacation to help shake off the winter blues.  This is a great time of year to travel, so we put together our best tips to help you and your family get the most out of your spring break. Pack for the climate.  Overpacking is a common travel mistake, especially when you’re excited to break out your summer wardrobe. You’ll make your trip simpler and easier by limiting the clothes you bring. Purchase tickets in advance. The busy spring travel season means that many sights and attractions will be packed with other tourists.  Take...

For comfortable, rejuvenating accommodations near Boston, wellness-minded travelers can count on the Courtyard Boston Billerica/Bedford for the best guest room experience.  The hotel recently installed new Pure Rooms to help satisfy the growing demand for wellness travel options in the area. Just 30 minutes from downtown Boston, the Courtyard offers travelers a convenient location in Billerica, MA.  Business travelers will appreciate the hotel’s proximity to corporate offices for General Electric, Raytheon and Parexel, as well as the University of Massachusetts Lowell.  Experience the area’s historic, cultural and recreational attractions before ending your day in a private, quiet setting just off the highway. You’ll find a...

Happy World Sleep Day!  This annual holiday is organized by the World Sleep Society and has been celebrated every year since 2008.  The goal is to educate people about the problems caused by inadequate or insufficient sleep and to promote the benefits that healthy sleep provides. Read on to learn about some ways that you can get involved today on World Sleep Day and help raise awareness about this important health issue. Educate yourself.  For example, did you know that sleep deprivation costs the US around $400 billion each year?  The more you know about sleep and its impact on people’s lives, the better you’ll be...

Travelers who value health and peace of mind will find plenty of overnight options in the greater Hartford, CT area.  We’re excited to announce the arrival of Pure Rooms at two hotels in nearby Manchester, the Residence Inn Hartford Manchester and the Courtyard Hartford Manchester, which provide guests with a rejuvenating, hypoallergenic environment during their stay. The Residence Inn and the Courtyard both offer a convenient location with easy access off I-84.  Situated adjacent to each other, these hotels are within walking distance of the retail, dining and entertainment options around The Shoppes at Buckland Hills. You’re just a short drive to all of...

For travelers looking to explore the greater San Francisco area, nearby Walnut Creek makes for a great place to stay.  This charming city in the East Bay features a historic downtown with high-end shopping and dining while also providing convenient access to San Francisco, Oakland and Napa Valley.  And for wellness-minded travelers, the Embassy Suites Walnut Creek now makes this area even more attractive.  The hotel offers guests the option of a Pure Room during their stay, which helps promote well-being as an integral part of the guest room experience. Our Pure Rooms at the Embassy Suites Walnut Creek have been comprehensively treated to...

When you’re visiting a city with the character and tradition of New Orleans, you want accommodations that match this unique destination.  Le Pavillon, one of New Orleans’ most beautiful and historic hotels, reflects the charm and grandeur of its surroundings for travelers looking to discover the best of the city. Wellness-minded travelers will also appreciate Le Pavillon’s new Pure Rooms, which provide a superior guest room experience that helps enhance wellbeing and peace of mind. At Le Pavillon, you can now enjoy the opulent luxury of this iconic property along with the rejuvenating comfort of Pure Rooms. Ideally situated in the heart of New...