Ojai Valley Inn & Spa launches a plastic-free initiative

The iconic Southern California escape Ojai Valley Inn & Spa will become free of single-use plastic items throughout Spa Ojai, its 30,000-square foot spa. The  movement replaces traditional spa amenities with eco-friendly, reusable versions and establishes a new benchmark in the luxury spa space. Stemming from the realization that in 2016 Spa Ojai guests discarded […]

Florida experiences abound from coast to coast in the Sunshine State

At 85 million visitors, Florida tourism has increased 5.5 percent year over year. Don’t expect a letup anytime soon. With that in mind, Florida hotels and experiences are offering new savings for staycations from the Florida Gulf Coast, to Orlando and along the Atlantic. Here’s a look at few: Summer of Fun: Hilton West Palm Beach is partnering with local […]

Pallavi Luxury Spa: A new leaf at Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach

Following its recent opening earlier this year, Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach is introducing The Pallavi Luxury Spa. Pallavi, meaning “new leaf,’’ is the guiding principle and concept behind the treatments and therapeutic rituals at the new 5,700-square-foot spa. www.wyndhamgrand.com The Pallavi Luxury Spa, designed and operated by WTS International, features six treatment rooms including a […]

Rome’s Hotel Eden to re-open April 1 after 18-month renovation

In line with Dorchester Collection’s continuous investment in luxury experiences, Rome’s famous  Hotel Eden will re-open on April 1 following an extensive 18-month restoration. World-renowned architect and interior designers Bruno Moinard and Claire Betaille of 4BI & Associés, together with Patrick Jouin and Sanjit Manku from Jouin Manku, oversaw the renovation, comprising 98 guestrooms and suites, a […]

Turnberry Isle Miami is the perfect getaway for golf, spa and dining

Here’s one of my favorite golf, spa, dining getaways: Turnberry Isle, Miami. Located in the trendy North Miami enclave of Aventura, the resort has a pair of terrific golf courses (Soffer and Miller), the new  âme Spa & Wellness Collective and two great restaurants- Michael Mina’s Bourbon Steak and Corsair Kitchen & Bar. http://www.turnberryislemiami.com/ If you’re […]