All posts tagged: ATHLETICS

What are the Best Events in Fitness & Sports this July?

The Dandelion Chandelier Luxury Calendar for Fitness and Sports highlights the most notable marathons, cycling races, professional tennis matches, Thoroughbred horse races, and professional sports championships around the world in July 2018. For the rest of the Luxury Calendar, click here. And for weekly updates on the top three things you need to know to be able to talk sports – even if you don’t really like sports – read TWIST: This Week in Sports Talk. 

What are the Best Events in Fitness & Sports this June?

The Dandelion Chandelier Luxury Calendar for Fitness and Sports highlights the most notable marathons, cycling races, professional tennis matches, Thoroughbred horse races, and professional sports championships around the world in June 2018. For the rest of the Luxury Calendar, click here. And for weekly updates on the only three things you need to know to be able to keep up with the sports fans in your life – even if you don’t really like sports – read TWIST: This Week in Sports Talk. 

the best luxury spas and hotels to offer animal therapy

The first time we heard it, we thought it was a joke: goat therapy. Are you kidding? (Pun fully intended). Then one of our team members spent a jolly afternoon at a local farm watching and playing with adorable little kids and goats, and returned convinced that it was a terrific, low-tech and reasonably accessible way to reduce stress and increase our feelings of well-being. Goat yoga is totally a Thing now, and there are wellness programs featuring equines, chickens, sheep, pot-bellied pigs and a host of other animals.

The best places to take a luxury hiking vacation now

Is hiking the new yoga? We recently read a summary of the big ideas coming out of this year’s SXSW conference, and one that caught our eye was the prediction that hiking will be the most important new health and wellness trend in the coming year, perhaps even displacing yoga as the mindfulness and stress reduction activity of choice among luxury consumers.