Taking a weekend trip is one of the best ways to unwind when you can’t get away for a real vacation. A serene spa retreat in beautiful natural surroundings gives you a chance to recover and regroup. It’s also the deal setting for a romantic getaway. Combining holiday activities like hiking, swimming, and boating with wellness spa treatments and massages can be a pleasant way to de-stress and let go all of your worries. In fact, the starry night skies may even give you a new perspective on your problems and concerns. And you’ll go back to your everyday life prepared to face everything life has in store.
Choosing a spa holiday
When planning a holiday, a surprisingly large number of people prefer a quiet romantic getaway for couples to a busy urban destination with sightseeing and nightlife. Almost four out of ten or 42% of people surveyed said that they felt more romantic when on vacation. Getting away from the pressures and stresses of daily life gives you a chance to regenerate and to focus on your relationship.
That’s why many spa retreats offer special romantic getaway packages, with special features like couples massage. Yoga and meditation can give you the tools for relaxation and concentration that you can also take back with you. A recent international survey found that more people prefer quiet holidays to active ones. As many as 59% of those surveyed said they would choose a relaxing holiday over a busy one.
What you’ll find on a spa getaway
Spa retreats are all about wellness. From clean mountain air to Roman baths and hot stone massages, you’ll find a place where you can recharge your batteries and steal a few days of peace. The good news is that the you can take back the peace and serenity within you to your busy life. The peaceful landscapes of the Finger Lakes region invite exploration and outdoor adventures. Hiking trails, boat rentals, and quaint old towns all beckon the inquiring spirit.
There are vineyards and farms where you can pick your own strawberries and blueberries, and also some extra baskets to take back for your family, friends and colleagues. A spa weekend is a good time to catch up on wellness and beauty treatments, with choices like Roman baths, Swedish, Hawaiian and hot stone massage, and manicures, pedicures, and facials. Most spas in upstate New York take advantage of the proximity of farms with fresh food to offer healthy menus to go with the wellness treatments. It’s difficult to believe that the Big Apple and the busy tristate area is just a few hours drive away.
Spa retreats offer a relaxing holiday away from the pressures and demands of your regular life. A quiet romantic getaway for couples is one of the best ways to recover your focus and and renew your relationship.