The Siam in Bangkok was featured in the Financial Times, How to Spend It, “Flawless luxury in a genteel Bangkok neighborhood”.
The Lodge and Spa at Brush Creek Ranch in Wyoming was listed among the top 10 most relaxing resort spas in the U.S by MSN here, and a great article in Cigar Aficionado does a nice job describing the luxury ranch experience. Read article.
Down to Latin America where the new Mukul in Nicaragua continues to command attention. Recently included in Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report, the resort was also featured in Forbes, “Five Things to Know about the New Mukul Resort”. Mukul was also included in Travel Agent Central’s roundup of trending Destinations of 2013 here.
Another new and exciting Latin American property, Villa Manzu, has appeared in Forbes, “Costa Rica’s Most Exclusive Hideaway, Villa Manzu”. Luxury Travel Magazine also featured the luxury 8-bedroom villa in Costa Rica here.
On to wellness, where many of our resorts shine. There is no better time of year to plan a trip to a true destination spa to start 2014 off with a spring in your step. Rancho La Puerta in Mexico was featured on Bay Area Bites, “Culinary Vacation at Iconic Spa in Baja.” More from Girls Getaway Guide, here. This iconic spa has also recently launched a new executive wellness program with a 5.5 hour Lifewellness exam in San Diego before arrival. Learn more.
Rancho La Puerta & Ananda were featured in USA Today’s “World’s Best Wellness Resorts”.
The Ranch at Live Oak Malibu’s new 4-day program, R4.0 received a play by play from Ann Abel at Forbes, “A New Quick Fix from America’s Top Weight Loss Retreat”.
Elite Traveler feature on top 5 Wellness Resorts & Spas includes SHA in Spain, Ananda in India, Kamalaya, and more here.
Lastly, SpaFinder’s Reader’s Choice Awards, “Best Spa by Country” chose Ananda for India, Rancho La Puerta for Mexico, Kauri Cliffs for New Zealand, SHA Wellness for Spain, and Chiva-Som for Thailand. Congratulations!