Hot Springs Connection Blog

Harness the Geothermal Healing Powers of Mother Nature with Medicine Springs Mineral Therapy

There is one universal truth about hot springs: soaking is restorative. This idea traces back to Native Americans who gravitated toward the therapeutic properties of geothermal hot pockets. Today, hot Continue Reading

The Hot Springs Association Debut

The Hot Springs Association is a non-profit trade association made for hot springs owners and associates, by hot springs owners and associates in North America. Founded in 2019, the purpose Continue Reading

AARFID for All Your Industry Technology Needs

The hospitality industry is at a crossroads: with an ever-involving array of technology solutions, a business can either jump on board or find itself falling behind. AARFID is a company Continue Reading

Meet Charles Davidson, Founder, Chairman and Creative Director of Peninsula Hot Springs and Chairman for the Global Wellness Institute’s Hot Springs Initiative

Charles’ passion for hot springs started in 1992 the moment he entered the waters at Kusatsu Onsen in Japan. Since that time Charles has traveled to 51 countries on Continue Reading

Hot Springs and CBD Products a Natural Fit

In 2016, Bryan Ward’s friend decided to expand his Colorado ranch by planting hemp and asked him for help. With a background in technology startups, Ward was intrigued and Continue Reading

What’s New at Hot Springs Resorts in America

There is a whole lot of new going on around North America’s hot springs industry. Check out this round-up of both practical and innovative solutions to make the hot springs Continue Reading

Meet David K. Aaker, Hot Springs Connection Keynote Speaker

Many business owners can attest, when it comes to customer service, it’s a must for any successful public-facing endeavor. A welcoming and supportive environment can transform an experience, whether it’s Continue Reading

Meet Matthew Williamson, COO of Design for Leisure

As the Chief Operating Officer of Design for Leisure, Matthew Williamson has a wide range of experience in the hydrothermal wellness industry. Williamson oversees the company’s operations and activities in Continue Reading

Meet Janet Abbott, BANA Board President

The power of water is far-reaching; in the geothermal arena especially, mineral waters are known for their wellness, health, hygienic and therapeutic benefits. Janet Abbott is the board president of Continue Reading

Meet Dr. Jonathan De Vierville

For Dr. Jonathan Paul De Vierville, Ph.D., MSSW, LCSW, LPC, health and wellness has transcended into all areas of his career. Based in Texas, he’s an educator, business owner and Continue Reading

Meet Mogli Cooper, Co-Owner of Iron Mountain Hot Springs

When Mogli Cooper was only 20 years old, she left her home in Lucerne, Switzerland with only a backpack. According to Roaring Fork Lifestyle Magazine, she landed in New York Continue Reading

Meet Steve Beckley, Co-Owner of Iron Mountain Hot Springs

In nearly any given conversation with Steve Beckley, you’ll find out several things about him: he has a passion for caving, he’s a problem-solving engineer and he is an innovator. Continue Reading