Travel Tips & Trip Ideas Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Solo Relaxation Spa Resort Trip for Labor Day Weekend for 40th Birthday

Jump to last reply

I have decided to take my first solo vacation for my 40th birthday. I want to do a resort/spa vacation to celebrate myself. Most of my friends have children, spouses, mates, and, frankly, if I wait on any of them to go anywhere or do anything I wouldn't ever leave the state!

Anyway, I've decided that I want to do something beach-like but relaxing, leaving on Sept 1 and returning Sept 6. I need the trip to be budget -friendly (whatever that is), since I have just started a new job, but I want to enjoy my experience. I'm not looking to do anything crazy--no crazy diets, exercise, or anything too far off the beaten path, but just a quiet, relaxing vacation that might have some enjoyable off-site excursions. Since I don't have children, I would prefer to go somewhere where there will not be a lot of interaction with kids/families----again, stressing a quiet, peaceful getaway. Lots of massages and beauty treatments would be fun to try. Can anyone recommend a resort or even a location? I live in the Midwest, so I don't want to go so far that I am so jet-lagged that I won't enjoy myself, but I am open to going as far as is feasible.

5 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement: Writers Needed for Morocco Guidebook
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Apr 11, 14 at 05:51 PM
View all Travel Tips & Trip Ideas activity »
  1. 1 Travel pants for women - advice needed for Europe trip (soon!)
  2. 2 What are the best wlking shoes for in city travel?
  3. 3 Traveling to Eastern Europe
  4. 4 Delices & Gourmandises
  5. 5 Europe Trip Itinerary Check
  6. 6 Prepaid debit cards in Brazil
  7. 7 Packing Help - What to take
  8. 8 Amsterdam to Normandy
  9. 9 Trip Report Why Do A Cycling Tour?: A review of various tour companies and general tips
  10. 10 Places to travel in June or July
  11. 11 Visa expiration and re entry
  12. 12 Driving trip from Vancouver to Rockies in June
  13. 13 Rovia booking engine
  14. 14 Jacket with pockets
  15. 15 2 Week Trip for Newleywed's - Adventure and Beach
  16. 16 Your Top 5 travel iPad Apps
  17. 17 Trip suggestions for 3-5 day vacation from New Orleans?
  18. 18 Dual time zone watches
  19. 19 Escorted Travel Agency?
  20. 20 30th Birthday Girls Trip
  21. 21 Website for good hotel rates?
  22. 22 Famous Places to Visit in Paris?
  23. 23 What color nail polish in France
  24. 24 Travel Clothing
  25. 25 advance single 1st class rail travel with virgin trains
View next 25 » Back to the top