Vacations should be a unique time to relax and get away. You should feel refreshed after your vacation so that you can get back to all of the daily things you have to do. Unfortunately, getting away on vacation can also be a little stressful. Quartz Magazine cites a survey of 2,000 Americans that found 62% “had ‘very or somewhat’ elevated stress levels during winter holiday vacations.” Planning ahead at work, packing, and even the travel itself can cause some stress. Once you have arrived, you should pamper yourself to eliminate any stress and start your vacation relaxed.
Get a Massage in Breck
Get a massage…. or two! Plan for a massage on the day you arrive. This will help work out any tension you have been carrying with you, or have accumulated while you were traveling to Breck. When you start out with a massage, you will be able to enjoy the rest of your vacation. Then, if you have planned any adventures, such as skiing or hiking, you can schedule another massage toward the end of your vacation to help work out any muscle tension or soreness. You might not have time for a regular massage in your everyday life; your vacation is the perfect time to make it a priority.
Enjoy the Hot Tub
Make sure your vacation home or lodge has a hot tub. A warm soak in hot water does wonders to relieve tension and relax muscles. Skiing will be even more fun when you can come back to your place and take a long soak in the hot tub at the end of the day.
Go Out to a Nice Dinner
Breckenridge boasts many restaurants that have creative menus and serve dishes made with local ingredients. You can even order a luxurious cocktail made with locally distilled spirits. Breckenridge dining has distinct character that you won’t experience anywhere else. Take time to relax enjoy these artful meals throughout your vacation. Making reservations in advance will ensure that you can dine at your favorite places.
Read our articles about healthy eating in Breckenridge and the best date night restaurants.
Get a Body Treatment
Did you know that a body treatment can rejuvenate your skin and relieve stress? Our full body treatment uses essential oils and aromatherapy to boost your mood and hydrate your skin. Consider a hand and foot treatment as well. Our hand and foot treatments use a carefully selected combination of restorative essential oils to soften and smooth the skin on your hands and feet. (Click here to see the body treatments we offer at our Breckenridge spa.)
Enjoy some quiet time. Vacations can be packed full of busy fun. Be sure to plan some quiet time to help you relax and enjoy the moment. This might be buying your favorite drink at a coffee shop and sipping it by the fire, or playing a game with your family at the lodge. Don’t miss the chance to slow down and take some quality time for yourself or with your family.
Plan to Pamper Yourself
When you take the time to pamper yourself on vacation, you will go home feeling relaxed and refreshed. Make an appointment at The Spa at Breckenridge for your massage or body treatment so that you will feel pampered from the very start of your vacation.