Virtuoso Life - May/June 2018 - 78
Massages at one of
Banyan Tree Phuket's
Spa Sanctuary villas.
The overachiever's guide to slowing down
on a tropical spa retreat.
BY AMY CASSELL
V I RT U O S O L I F E
HE BEAUTY OF TRAVEL OFTEN LIES IN THE REALIZATIONS
that come with miles logged. We discover things about ourselves that we wouldn't learn at home.
My latest epiphany: I'll never be a type A wellness seeker.
The setting for this revelation is Phuket, the 222-square-mile island
(Thailand's largest) beloved by partyers and peace seekers alike. Beyond
its rowdy beach bars and sacred Buddhist temples, there's no shortage of