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Wellness & Spas

It's time for a little self-care.


A 48-Hour Itinerary for Córdoba, Spain

This two-day itinerary in Córdoba has everything: Moorish history, flamenco dancing, spa indulgences, and a soup that deserves UNESCO recognition.

What Rosie Huntington-Whiteley’s Trip to the Maldives Taught Her About Self Care

The mother of two and founder of clean beauty line Rose Inc. opens up about the wellness routines that kept her grounded—and recently sent her flying to her first wellness retreat.
Readers' Choice Awards

20 Top Destination Spa Resorts in the United States: Readers’ Choice Awards 2023

Condé Nast Traveler readers rate their top destination spa resorts in the United States.
News & Advice

The Vacation Sunday Scaries: How to Make the Return From Travel Less Stressful

Listening to yourself can help you better prepare for your next trip. 

Everything You Need to Create the Perfect Hotel Spa Experience at Home

Eucalyptus shower spray, comfortable robes, and calming teas help set the tone. 

We Tried Out the New Dior Spa on Board the Royal Scotsman Train—Here's What It's Like

Think glossy lacquered walls, the Maison's burgundy Toile de Jouy, and one of the most comfortable spa beds in the world.

The Best Hotels in Costa Rica, From Luxury Glamping Sites to Sustainable Resorts

Beautiful hotels in an even more beautiful place—as chosen by our editors.

7 Babymoon-Friendly Hotels That Are Relaxing, Rejuvenating, and Restorative

Quiet inns and beachfront properties to visit alone, with a partner, or with a group before baby arrives.

The Best New Wellness Hotels in the World: 2023 Hot List

The best wellness hotel openings of the past year, selected from our global list of winners.
Wellness & Spas

6 New Winter Wellness Retreats for Embracing Winter’s Chill

The latest crop of wellness retreats are embracing the health benefits of snow yoga, downhill skiing, and ice-cold plunges. Here’s where you can reset in nature this winter.

The 11 Best Spas in New York City

From Japanese Shiatsu massage and a Roman bathhouse to a hyperbaric oxygen chamber at a new social wellness club.
Wellness & Spas

In Kerala, India, Reconnecting With Nature Through Ayurveda

A timely  journey across the mountains, beaches, and backwaters of southern India has transformative results.
Wellness & Spas

The Healing Power of Horses

How spending time with horses in the Arizona desert and beyond helped me cope with the anxieties of loss and aging.
Spa Guide

The 13 Best Spas and Retreats in the United Kingdom

From Bath mainstays to Cornwall country houses.
Spa Guide

The 19 Best Spas in London, According to Our U.K. Editors

This is the ultimate guide to the best spas in the English capital.

A Sense of Wellbeing Among the Trees in Mendocino County, California

In Northern California's Mendocino County, where the crashing Pacific meets old-growth forests, encounters with nature are the key to mindfulness.
Wellness & Spas

The Best Palm Springs Spa Retreats for a Desert Wellness Escape

The Coachella Valley’s soothing desert air is a perfect excuse to steal away for a break—and these top spas want you to know the true meaning of an oasis retreat.
Wellness & Spas

This Medi-Spa in Northern Germany Embraces Cutting-Edge Medical Treatments and Natural Healing

Europe's leading medi-spa opens near the shore in north Germany—with its familiar gut-busting results.
Wellness & Spas

The Best Spas for a Weekend Getaway

For when you need some serious self-care.
Wellness & Spas

The 17 Best Wellness Retreats in the World

New year, new wellness frontier—from Connecticut to the Caribbean.

The Best Spas and Retreats for Recharging in the Catskills and Hudson Valley

The region’s resorts have provided relaxing retreats since the 19th century (at least), and more recently are upping the ante.

9 Historic European Spas and Bathhouses to Unwind At

From Iceland to Estonia, these relaxing spots in Europe will leave you blissed out—with a glowing complexion to prove it.

34 Best Wellness Gifts for Travelers Who Deserve a Day Off

From cozy waffle knit robes to soothing gua sha sets, these gifts will help anyone relax.

The World’s Coolest Underwater Hotels

These over-the-top aquatic suites take “deep sleep” to a whole new level. 
Food & Drink

How 'The Vines' Brings Wine Lovers Together on Group Trips Around the World

On a long weekend in Mendoza, Argentina, Mercedes Bleth sips Malbec and cooks alongside chef Francis Mallmann.

The Best Travel Coffee Table Books to Give (and Keep) This Year

Gorgeous photography and insider narratives for the armchair traveler in all of us.
Air Travel

Window Seat Passengers Will Now Get Priority Boarding on United Airlines

If you're traveling in economy, your seat preference will determine how soon you can board the plane.
Food & Drink

The World’s 50 Best Bars 2023 Have Just Been Announced

And a bar in Barcelona once again takes the top spot.

The 50 Best Restaurants in India, According to Condé Nast Traveller India

For the third time, Indian Accent in New Delhi takes the first spot in the year's Condé Nast Traveller India's Top Restaurant Awards.

7 Barcelona Ice Cream Shops to Bookmark for Your Next Trip

Get ready for some unforgettable flavors, from parmesan to Catalan cream.

Women Who Travel Book Club: 10 New Books We Can’t Wait to Read This Fall

Our editors and contributors share their favorite new titles.

The Most Exciting Fall Hotel Openings of 2023, From Oregon to Mexico City

Instant classics, from coast to coast—and beyond.

The 23 Most Terrifying Places on Earth

From hell-themed amusement parks to islands covered with snakes, these are some of the scariest spots in the world—visit them if you dare.