TERME DI SATURNIA – TUSCANY, ITALY

TERME DI SATURNIA – TUSCANY, ITALY

The Cascate del Mulino waterfalls and Terme di Saturnia thermal spa are a popular attraction in southern Tuscany, Italy. The falls flow onto travertine rocks, which have formed small pools over the centuries. The spring water is apporx 99 degrees Fahrenheit and is...
KUROKAWA ONSEN – KYUSHU, JAPAN

KUROKAWA ONSEN – KYUSHU, JAPAN

Japan is known for its onsens, or natural hot springs. One of the prettiest is located in Kurokawa on the island of Kyushu, where you can stay overnight or get a day pass with access to three of the 24 baths. You can select from pools located in caves, surrounded by...
CHAMPAGNE POOL – WAIOTAPU, NEW ZEALAND

CHAMPAGNE POOL – WAIOTAPU, NEW ZEALAND

Champagne Pool is one of the most popular—and most vibrant—attractions in Waiotapu, a geothermal area on New Zealand’s North Island. Waiotapu is Māori for “sacred waters.” The 213-foot-wide spring contains high amounts of carbon dioxide gas, which...
TERMAS GEOMETRICAS – PUCON, CHILE

TERMAS GEOMETRICAS – PUCON, CHILE

Nestled in a lush forest in Chile, the hot spring spa known as Termas Geometricas is a stunning Japanese inspired red maze of planks that wind through the trees like something out of an ethereal Japanese wonderland. Suspended over a flowing stream, the red walkways...
BLUE LAGOON – ICELAND

BLUE LAGOON – ICELAND

This natural phenomenon is one of the most beautiful sites on earth. The geothermal water originates 2,000 metres below the surface, where freshwater and seawater combine at extreme temperatures. On its way to the surface, the water picks up silica and minerals. When...