Trend Exploration: A New Feminist Wellness

Why healthy travelers are choosing fitness retreats over spa vacationsWell+Good
In a survey of nearly 5,000 Well+Good readers, Well+Good found that 40 percent of respondents would rather go on a fitness retreat with a beloved instructor than head to a five-star resort.

In an era of empowerment, more trips for womenNew York Times
As the #MeToo movement gains momentum, tour operators and hotels are offering all-female excursions and programs that address gender equality.

Empowering, women-only trips show a hidden side of life in the Middle EastAFAR
Intrepid’s new Women’s Expeditions reveal sides of daily life that tourists don’t usually see in Iran, Jordan and Morocco.

Solo women travelers on the riseThe Hans India
The number of solo women travelers has been rising in India, with several tour operators seeing 75 percent growth in women-only bookings.

 
 
This is an excerpt from the TRENDIUM, a bi-weekly communication exploring the wellness trends identified in the 2018 Global Wellness Trends Report.
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