Travel

Wellness travel isn’t just spa weekends and yoga retreats.  It’s an approach to travel that nourishes mind, body and spirit, which is important for people of all ages.  Read on to discover how you can adopt wellness travel in ways that will benefit everyone in your family. 1. Ask what they want to do. Your family will enjoy their vacation more if everyone participates in the planning.  Ask kids where they’d like to go and what they’d like to do while they’re there.  You don’t have to consent to all of their suggestions but at least allow them have a say. 2. Find something for everyone.  Once you’ve...

Anyone looking for a refreshing and luxurious getaway on Florida’s Gulf Coast will find the Ritz Carlton Sarasota an ideal destination.  From the hotel’s indulgent on-site spa to its own exclusive golf club, the Ritz Carlton provides a complete resort experience with 5-star service and amenities. Wellness-minded travelers will also appreciate Pure Rooms at the Ritz Carlton Sarasota, which help promote well-being and peace of mind.  Pure Rooms offer purified air, a hypoallergenic environment, and allergy-friendly bedding to help you to look, feel and be your best.  Recreation and relaxation abound at the Ritz Carlton, whether you’re planning a quiet afternoon for a massage...

Wellness travel has become a popular trend in recent years, encompassing everything from yoga classes to eco-tourism.  To better understand what this concept really means, we looked to the seven foundations of wellness (physical, emotional, intellectual, spiritual, social, environmental and occupational wellness) to see how these aspects of health relate to travel.  Read on to learn about wellness travel and what you can do to incorporate it into your next vacation or business trip. Physical.  Most of us understand what we need to do to take care of our physical health:  eat well, exercise regularly and get adequate sleep.  But these simple steps can become a...

Providing purified air and a hypoallergenic environment, Pure Rooms help wellness-minded travelers be their best away from home.  We’re excited to announce that these wellness rooms are available for the first time in Bucks County, Pennsylvania at the Sheraton in Langhorne. The wellness experience of Pure Rooms is designed to promote self-improvement and well-being when you travel.  The rooms eliminate contaminants and feature amenities like allergy-friendly bedding to help you look, feel and be your best.  For comfort and peace of mind, make Pure Rooms your guest room of choice. Health-conscious travelers can find these rooms at the Sheraton Bucks County, one of the premier...

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...