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From the Jan/Feb 2010 Issue
Eco-Friendly Diesel Cars
A new breed of diesel cars is staking claim to being green machines.
Yountville’s Eco-Friendly Spa
Who’s the greenest of them all? A model of sustainable luxe in Napa Valley.
Mastering the Art of Spa Cuisine
A recipe for finding your inner health nut in a bowl of broth.
The Dorchester’s New Tea Salon
The classic London hotel's spa has added a tea room for post-treatment treats.
Shopping at the Original Kiehl’s
The original New York apothecary, Kiehl’s, in Manhattan’s East Village, is more than a store to the brand’s devotees. It’s a destination.
Ritz-Carlton Palm Beach’s New Eau Spa
The Eau Spa promotes fun play as much as quiet zen to relieve stress.
7 Natural Beauty Treatments
’ Paris-based contributors shares a selection of her favorite spa treatments—and where to get them
Best Affordable Cape Town Spas
The South African city’s new wave of high-end spas offers an international experience for very little cost.
Switzerland’s Other Luxury Medical Spa
A health retreat in the Swiss Alps, an hour outside Zurich, combines spa amenities with comprehensive medical care.
The Golden Door’s Spa Guru
When the Golden Door’s Annharriet Buck invented the resort’s mind-body program nearly 30 years ago, guests found it inspiring. Today they find it invaluable.
Coastal Cult Gyms
Boutique gym classes like cycling, power yoga, and boxing have spun off into workout-specific clubs of their own.
3 Unique St. Barths Spas
The French West Indies island of St. Barths has never been known as a spa destination—until now.
Mandarin Oriental’s Custom Spa Treatments
The hotel's spas are now offering personalized treatment sessions tailored to each client's specific needs.
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Staying Healthy on Flights
Preventing deep-vein thrombosis and other negative effects of flying.
How to Beat Jet Lag
Four strategies for avoiding exhaustion and insomnia.
Updates from editor-in-chief Richard David Story
Tented Luxury in Botswana
With four tents on 325,000 acres, Zarafa has become the model for a new generation of African camps.
Malaria: What Travelers Should Know
Malaria is still a major—and potentially life-threatening—concern for world travelers. Here’s what you need to know.
The Pierre Hotel’s Elegant Renovation
After a two-year renovation, New York’s grande dame will be quiet no more.
Traveling With Your Health Records
USB keys, flash drives, and online storage make medical records portable.
Our Favorite Spa Recipes
This season, a taste of four very special resorts around the globe—with recipes, just in case.
Four Jetsetters’ Medicine Kits
A peek into the personal travel kits of four frequent fliers.
Travel Emergency Services
Resources for accessing first-rate care anywhere in the world.
Medical Evacuation Insurance Plans
A guide to six options.
Treating Lingering Symptoms
Bradley Connor, M.D., discusses which lingering symptoms to take seriously.
Departures' Guide to Healthy Travel
From insurance and inoculations to packing smart to dealing with ailments abroad, an essential guide to protecting your health away from home.
Combating Altitude Sickness
Climbing the world’s great mountains--safely.
Buying Over-the-Counter Remedies Abroad
A guide to popular medications available abroad without a prescription.
Global Infectious Diseases Update
From SARS to swine flu: Checking the status of recent outbreaks around the world.
How to Avoid Montezuma’s Revenge
When the local fare is too much for your digestive system.
Traffic Safety Abroad
We may worry more about parasites or contaminated water, but traffic collisions pose a much greater risk to travelers.
Most Luxurious New Cruises
A fleet of just-christened ships, a new wave of savvy itineraries, and a choice of nine different pillows at sea? This is not your grandma’s cruise.
A Brief History of Travel Medicine
How the field developed and why it’s important to consult a specialist.
Essential Travel Vaccinations
Who’s at risk and which shots to get when.
Exploring California's Northern Coast
It’s the way it was...and the way it still is.
finds beauty, bliss, purple sand, and good vibrations along the old Hippie Highway of Northern California.
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Necessary Luxury: Judith Jamison
A highly personal inventory of essential items
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