Is health and weight loss at the top of your resolutions this year? Did you also resolve to travel more?
What if you could marry your two goals? Travel to a dream destination AND come home healthier?
Foodie BestTrip.TV travel video host Lynn Elmhirst trades in cocktails and cuisine for a juice fast at an extreme wellness, weight loss and fitness retreat in Costa Rica.
Every year, I make, like everyone else, New Year’s Resolutions. This year I wanted to hit the reset button after years of foodie travel and the good life, and an injury that interrupted my workout regime. A serious wellness vacation. AND create a fantastic travel video.
So I did some research, then recruited my friend Nancy to join me on a girlfriend getaway for a two week juice fasting detox/cleanse at a resort in Costa Rica. Not just a massage or two and opting for ‘spa’ items on the menu while everyone around us is chowing down on steaks and margaritas.
We wanted to go ‘all in’, an extreme wellness retreat where we would see and feel significant results.
Here's our experience at a no-holds-barred juice fasting resort with six hours a day of workouts beginning with a 7:30 am hike… in one of the most beautiful seaside destinations in the world.
CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO and hear about our challenges and our triumphs, AND our final judgment: is an extreme wellness retreat a good travel option?
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