Top subscribe filter_none issues my account search apps login google-plus facebook instagram twitter pinterest youtube lock

Finding Quiet

7 places to experience silence

Create Article

Solage in Calistoga, CA | Photo by Briana Marie Photography

1. In Wine CountryOsmosis is an eco-friendly, six-acre sanctuary in Sonoma County, California, offering a wide menu of healing and alternative spa treatments, including its famous cedar enzyme baths. Sign up for the Meditation Day Retreat and enjoy sitting and walking meditations throughout the serene Zen gardens, as well as silent spa time, lunch, and more quiet reflection. osmosis.com2. Near the Grand Ole OpryIf you’re looking for a silent retreat in America’s country music capital, mark your calendar for March 27 to 30, when Nashville’s Scarritt Bennett Center will offer its Silence Speaks Retreat. The nonprofit educational center is situated on 10 lush acres and has a history of social activism and community engagement. scarrittbennett.org3. In the Shawangunk MountainsJust 90 minutes from New York City, Mohonk Mountain House is a National Historic Landmark that has been committed to environmental stewardship since 1869. Popular with families, but also ideal for solo travelers, Mohonk is a place to set your own pace. Guests may sign up for a number of Mindfulness in Minutes programs offered throughou …

Mary Bemis is the editor in chief of Journey to Renewal and the founder of

Mary Bemis is the editor in chief of Journey to Renewal and the founder of

This entry is tagged with:
Journey to RenewalPeaceQuietRetreat Centers

Enlightening, Empowering, Innovative, Inspiring… Don’t Miss a Word!

Become a subscriber, or find us at your local bookstore, newsstand, or grocer.

Find us on instagram @SpiritHealthMag

Instagram @SpiritHealthMag

2019 Spirituality & Health MEDIA, LLC

Give us your opinion and you could win a $150 Visa Gift Card!

What you want and need from Spirituality & Health magazine means everything to us.

Our goal is for Spirituality & Health magazine to be one of your most valuable spiritual resources—one you find both practical and inspirational. Will you consider taking a few minutes to help us do a better job for you?

Your thoughts and opinions will determine how we move forward in the coming year regarding a project we are working on—we genuinely can’t wait to hear from you. Thank you in advance for your time and advice!