This is a guest post written by Kacey Mya
A vacation is meant to give you a break and recharge your body and soul. If you’re in need of a vacation that will help you reconnect with yourself and refill your energy, one of these vacations is the answer.
These are some of the best vacation spots to focus on your mind and body, relax and recharge. In today’s world, it seems like everything is nonstop from work to friends to family. Take a break and choose a vacation that is all about you.
Miraval Resort & Spa (Tucson, Arizona)
Take a well-deserved vacation at this luxury wellness spa in Tucson, Arizona and enjoy a private room or suite with a beautiful view. The selling point of this resort is The Life in Balance Spa, which offers energy rituals, massages, skin care, manicures and pedicures, body renewals and more.
Whether you want to be pampered or are looking for a cleansing and rejuvenating experience, you can find it all at Miraval Resort & Spa. There are also many different types of fitness classes offered and a unique restaurant. Miraval’s mission is to help you journey to a life in balance.
If you’re interested in yoga, the Kalani Retreat Center is the perfect place to visit. Immerse yourself in Hawaii’s unique culture by staying in simple lodgings and participating in any number of workshops and classes, from meditation to dancing to hula, as well as daily classes for all levels and types of yoga.
Kalani is made up of 120 acres on Hawaii’s volcanic coastline and is surrounded by a tropical jungle that keeps the entire campus at the perfect temperature all the time. The lodgings don’t have phones or televisions to encourage a simple lifestyle during your stay.
Want to travel outside of the US? Thailand’s friendly people will welcome you with open arms and the culture and offerings of the country will help you become your best self. To relax, try a Thai massage or spend some time in an herbal steam cavern to refresh your body. To challenge yourself, try one of the many weight-loss programs and boot camps offered throughout the country.
Many resorts are located right on the beach and offer fabulous escapes, complete with spas and yoga classes. Don’t forget to try the delicious locally grown food and visit the beautiful temples.
San Diego, California
California is known for its stunning views, so why not camp out in San Diego, a scenic park with beautiful surroundings? Rent a log cabin and spend your vacation in the wilderness where you are free to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and reconnect with nature. With trails to hike and views to explore, you’ll be able to exercise and feel close to nature. If you want to venture outside of the wilderness, San Diego itself offers many restaurants and attractions.
Country Walkers (Williston, Vermont)
With Country Walkers, you can participate in a self-paced and self-guided walking adventure that will help you get in shape while getting in touch with nature. Enjoy scenic trails and beautiful landscapes and don’t worry about keeping up with the group – you are your own group!
There’s no stress involved with these walking tours so you’re free to taste the region’s famous wine and cuisine and take as long as you’d like to take in the views. Getting this close to nature will help clear your mind and refresh your spirit.
Perhaps the best trip to go on if you’re in need of soul-searching is to Bali, Indonesia. Bali is famous for its serene energy and calming atmosphere. There are tons of retreats that you can choose from including yoga and meditation retreats that will teach you how to find inner peace through simple practices. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery that will be all around you, like botanical gardens, temples and mountains. Your life will be changed for the better after a healing vacation in Bali.
Any of these vacations will help you refocus and come back to everyday life with a new energy and zest for life. Don’t settle for a boring vacation to the beach. Enjoy a challenging, relaxing and renewing vacation.
Kacey is a lifestyle blogger for The Drifter Collective, an eclectic lifestyle blog that expresses various forms of style through the influence of culture and the world around us. Kacey graduated with a degree in Communications while working for a lifestyle magazine. She has been able to fully embrace herself with the knowledge of nature, the power of exploring other locations and cultures, all while portraying her love for the world around her through her visually pleasing, culturally embracing and inspiring posts.