The holiday season can be a time of stress when trying to get everything accomplished. Here are four places in the Valley sure to relax your mind and body while providing an enjoyable experience, including picks from Tatum Luoma of Scottsdale Convention & Visitor’s Bureau.
By the time fall hits I am usually primed and ready for activity and raring to go after a lazy summer. This year, the summer months proved to be almost as jam-packed with to-do lists as the rest of the year, leaving me an exhausted, wilted flower. Luckily, I was offered a day off and the chance to sample the Alvea Spa in the Encanterra community's jaw-dropping La Casa Clubhouse to relax and revive for the weeks ahead.
While many associate the relaxing nature of a spa visit with vacations to far off destinations, at the San Tan Valley community of Encanterra, residents are finding that alignment of mind, body and spirit can be found within the community’s gates.
“Back to School” means new notebooks, calculators and sneakers—but how about agave mud wraps, coffee bean scrubs and moonlight massages? With their little ones back in the classroom, stressed-out moms can get the pampering they deserve at these eight Valley spas.