Before the ball dropped, did you make a New Year’s resolution? Are you hoping this one finally sticks? Join the club. Every year, people of all stripes make pledges to improve something in their life, from saving money and volunteering to eating healthier and traveling more. But, coming up with New Year’s resolutions is the fun part; keeping them takes effort, discipline and focus!
While you could always go it alone, there’s nothing like having some support to reach your goals. Bed and breakfasts are experts at helping their guests to not only reconnect and unwind, but also to try new experiences. Here are the perfect solutions to some popular New Year’s resolutions:
Bespoke Inn, Cafe & Bicycles
Resolution #1: I will spend more time with family and friends.
Weddings, anniversaries, and reunions shouldn’t be the only excuse to get family and friends together, right? At Bespoke Inn, Café & Bicycles, located in Scottsdale, AZ, you can take over the entire inn and rule this luxury nest with your clan of loved ones.
L’Auberge Provencale Bed & Breakfast
Resolution #2: I will get cookin’.
Don your chef hat at L’Auberge Provencale Bed & Breakfast and prepare to get schooled in the fine art of cooking! The White Post, VA, inn offers a cooking class for two at their Zagat-rated restaurant. Foodies will devour heaps of valuable knowledge and tasty delicacies at this quaint Shenandoah Valley B&B.
Resolution #3: I will be more adventurous.
At Mayhurst Inn in Orange, VA, hot air ballooning, biplane riding, and skydiving will get your heart racing and prepare you for a very adventurous start to 2014. Relax in the comfortable hammock on the landscaped grounds with some snacks after your sky-high adventures.
The Chanric Inn
Resolution #4: I will set aside intimate time with my loved one.
The Chanric Inn in Calistoga, CA, encourages couples to shut out the world and focus on one another. The couples’ massages, heated swimming pool and Jacuzzi, and endless chocolate truffles and champagne set the mood for an ideal romantic escape.
The Cottage at Brightwood Vineyard and Farm
Resolution #5: I will take care of the Earth!
Protecting the Earth for future generations is easy at The Cottage at Brightwood Vineyard and Farm in Brightwood, VA. Get your hands dirty at this eco-friendly inn where you can enjoy farm-fresh meals daily and reconnect with Mother Nature.
Don’t let your resolutions fade to black before Valentine’s Day! Once you’ve set your sights on a goal that you want to achieve, let a nurturing, peaceful, and rejuvenating getaway help you keep your New Year’s resolutions going strong.