Articles tagged “wellness”

Pass the Avocado Toast — Updating the Luxury Spa Experience for a New Generation

Pass the Avocado Toast — Updating the Luxury Spa Experience for a New Generation

Laura Powell, Skift

Luxury spas need to understand that because many millennials are already incorporating wellness into their everyday routine, they need something from high-end destinations. It might seem trite to highlight avocados but today's under-35s value food above almost everything else.

2 weeks ago

Hyatt Buys Yet Another Wellness Brand, Exhale

Hyatt Buys Yet Another Wellness Brand, Exhale

Deanna Ting, Skift

Hyatt is taking the concepts of wellness and "adjacent spaces" very, very seriously.

3 months ago

5 Trends Shaping the Future of Luxury Travel

5 Trends Shaping the Future of Luxury Travel

Laura Powell, Skift

There are so many forecasts about the future of luxury travel, yet most track the same trends. Here's Sabre Corporation's take on what's next.

4 months ago

How Trends Evolve and Shape Consumer Travel Habits

How Trends Evolve and Shape Consumer Travel Habits

Laura Powell, Skift

Focusing on current micro-trends will allow prescient travel businesses to get a leg up on the competition. The key, though, is distinguishing between a micro-trend and a fad.

4 months ago

Upscale Hotel Brands Are Forgoing FitTech to Focus on Holistic Wellness

Upscale Hotel Brands Are Forgoing FitTech to Focus on Holistic Wellness

Greg Oates, Skift

Hotel brands are developing more all-encompassing wellness retreats and partnering with trendy health brands in an attempt to deliver transformative travel experiences.

5 months ago

Interview: Pioneering the Next Generation of Luxury Spa Spaces

Interview: Pioneering the Next Generation of Luxury Spa Spaces

Laura Powell, Skift

Many hotels offer spa services, but there is a clear distinction between those that are simply going through the motions and those that are adding something distinctive.

6 months ago

Wellness Executives Question Hotel Chains’ Capabilities in the Sector

Wellness Executives Question Hotel Chains’ Capabilities in the Sector

Deanna Ting, Skift

Everyone in hospitality, it seems, is focusing on more wellness offerings, whether through mergers and acquisitions, partnerships, or enhanced programming — but what do the wellness vets think? Does this trend have staying power or is it just a fad?

6 months ago

Vegas Bets on Wellness Offerings for Tourists

Vegas Bets on Wellness Offerings for Tourists

Regina Garcia Cano, Associated Press

Namaste y'all. Vegas is yet another destination, much like Beverly Hills, that's hoping to attract more tourists with wellness-minded activities.

6 months ago

Beverly Hills Mixes Wealth and Health in New Tourism Push

Beverly Hills Mixes Wealth and Health in New Tourism Push

Laura Powell, Skift

Now you can spend a fortune shopping on Rodeo Drive, then find a place to quietly contemplate your coming credit card bill.

7 months ago

China Is Building a $3 Billion Medical Tourism Hotspot

China Is Building a $3 Billion Medical Tourism Hotspot

Bloomberg

Medical tourism is a big business, and China is looking to appeal to wealthy Asian patients who have to travel for care.

7 months ago

Cruise Lines Are Jumping on the Wellness Tourism Bandwagon

Cruise Lines Are Jumping on the Wellness Tourism Bandwagon

Justin Bachman, Bloomberg

Cruise lines have offered healthy dining options and fitness classes for years. They're now looking to partner with weight-loss brands that already appeal to cruising's main demographic.

8 months ago

Wellness Tourism Means Secondary Activities For Most Global Travelers

Wellness Tourism Means Secondary Activities For Most Global Travelers

Dan Peltier, Skift

As more brands design properties and programs with the health-conscious traveler in mind, they should remember that many guests want wellness to be only one aspect of their stay rather than the main attraction.

9 months ago