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Three places to unwind in 2014

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Unwinding gives our bodies a chance to slow down and relax from the hectic holiday season. Don't miss out on these five destinations for a fantastic blend of pristine white sand beaches, towering canyons, exotic temples and spas.

St. Vincent and the Grenadines
St. Vincent and the Grenadines offer travelers to various discounts to their all-exclusive resorts. Visitors to the islands can also choose from a variety of vacation rentals such as villas, condos, cottages and beach houses. Many of the resorts are situated on their own private reserves with a number of recreational activities, nature trails and water sports. No matter what you decide on when visiting St. Vincent and the Grenadines, you'll agree that this is an incredible destination in the Caribbean to vacation in.

Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
The Grand Canyon National Park is one of the most visited sights in North America. Visitors planning on staying overnight can find accommodation at the Grand Canyon Lodge located on the North Rim or the Historic Village District at the South Rim. The park offers some of the most dramatic views of the canyon with spectacular sunsets. Besides lodging, the park provides an RV park for campers. The best way to experience Grand Canyon National Park is on foot. From the Desert View Watchtower, visitors can look below and see the Colorado River winding through the canyon. Views of the canyon from the South Rim can be seen after driving in or arriving on the Grand Canyon Railway. If you prefer a smaller crowd, visit the canyon in late fall or early spring.

Kamalaya Spa, Koh Samui, Thailand
Kamalaya Spa, Koh Samui wellness sanctuary and holistic spa resort integrates a diverse range of oriental and western healing practices performed by experienced practitioners and provides the kind of treatment that attracts seekers of high-minded, high-end pampering. There are yoga, detox, weight loss, and a variety of fitness programs. However, the most popular chosen programs are the stress release and burnout packages. The spa provides vacationers with the ideal ingredients for a holiday in paradise.

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