Exactly two months from today the first “Global Wellness Day” will be celebrated worldwide (June 13). The buzzed-about brainchild of Belgin Aksoy, founder of Richmond Nua, Turkey’s first destination spa, Global Wellness Day is to make us aware of the value of our lives: to make us stop and think, get away from the stress of city living and our bad habits, and find peace with ourselves.

Simple and powerful…and the GWI is so inspired by the project that it’s launched a dedicated “Global Wellness Day Initiative.” We think every spa and wellness business on earth should get behind it, promote it and celebrate it…

So read more about the initiative chaired by Aksoy and its 12 global initiative members—and get involved!