Salem has spas and swimming pools present. A spa is different from a swimming pool in the sense that this is essentially for relaxing and soaking in, rather than actual activity. Swimming is more focused on fitness and recreation. Many different spa and sauna treatments can be offered in the same place. Spas can be either for day treatments, or for longer retreats. These can be standalone establishments, or a part of a resort or hotel. Both of thse help improve health and wellness of a person, enabling him/her to face the challenges of life better.