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14 Hot Springs Locations in 5 Countries Come Together for "Soakember" on November 13

Published on 11/1/2021

The Global Wellness Institute’s - Hot Springs Initiative in association with the Hot Springs Association is holding a Global Live Soak event on November 13th, 2021. The second annual virtual event showcases hot springs and nature-based wellness activities in five different countries, including New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Hungary, and multiple locations across the United States, including Bozeman Hot Springs, Glen Ivy Hot Springs, The Spring Resort, The Springs Resort, Astoria Hot Springs and Saratoga Hot Springs. The event will be live-streamed on the event website:

Soakember 2021 celebrates that 'we are separated by oceans but connected by water.' The virtual event highlights hot spring hydrothermal therapies and nature-based wellness activities from hot spring communities across the globe. Participating resorts contributed videos for the global collaboration of hot springs' unique wellness and cultural activities. The collaborative video will premiere on at 10 PM GMT.

Each hot spring community has unique water rituals and activities that help improve mental and physical wellbeing. Activities such as Aqua Yoga, Thai Yoga Sound Bath, and Contrast Bathing have shown to: balance the immune system and aid in its response to infection, rid the body of toxins, reduce blood pressure, improve circulation, boost brain activity, decrease stress and increase happiness.

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