Living the Right Life: A Wellness Getaway in Spain

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DEPARTURES Editor in Chief Richard David Story on the stunning stay that helped him quit smoking.

By the time you read this, it will have been nearly one year ago that I stopped smoking. Before turning out the lights in my bedroom in Alicante, Spain, on January 22, 2016, I stepped out onto the terrace in the chill of the Mediterranean night, under the stars, overlooking the sea...and lit my last Marlboro Lights 100’s. To be honest, I haven’t thought much about smoking since then. Seriously...