Category | Spa Watch

A Holistic Fasting Retreat at Israel’s Dead Sea

Posted on 26 January 2016

by Buzzy Gordon The Dead Sea has been extolled throughout history for its healing properties. While thousands of sufferers from psoriasis, rheumatoid disorders and other diseases flock annually to its… Continue reading »

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Best Weight-Loss And Fitness Spas: Mountain Trek In British Columbia

Posted on 18 January 2016

By Gary Walther On the first full day at Mountain Trek, a tall, silver-haired figure slides through the side door of the dining room at 7:40, walks over to a… Continue reading »

SpaWatch: La Mer at Morritt’s Resort, Grand Cayman

Posted on 15 July 2014

By Mary Alice kellogg Sometimes SpaWatcher yearns for a simpler, time-warp era, when not every treatment had deep psychological/spiritual meaning and homework. A time when a massage didn’t necessarily thrash… Continue reading »

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SpaWatch: Akasha Spa, Amsterdam

Posted on 16 July 2013

By Mary Alice Kellogg There’s water, water everywhere in Amsterdam, and SpaWatcher has decided not to experience them by jumping in a canal, even though the city’s postcard-worthy waterways are… Continue reading »

SpaWatch: Where Loofahs Run Wild in Antigua

Posted on 10 April 2012

By Mary Alice Kellogg SpaWatcher dreams of a place where loofahs grow on trees. She also dreams of that perfect little spa that doesn’t need big bells and whistles to… Continue reading »

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SpaWatch: Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain, Arizona

Posted on 29 March 2012

By Mary Alice Kellogg SpaWatcher has a soft spot for the Sonoran desert of Southeastern Arizona, which happens to be where she was born and raised. Recently she hopped the… Continue reading »

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Stein Eriksen Lodge

Posted on 17 January 2012

By Gerrie Summers As much as I loathe freezing temperatures and only enjoy the sight of snow from the interior of a very warm building, Stein Eriksen Lodge in Utah,… Continue reading »

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Spa Watch: Aji Spa, Arizona

Posted on 03 May 2011

By Mary Alice Kellogg An Arizona native, SpaWatcher wonders: where’s the resort where views from an award-winning restaurant include wild horses roaming free in the desert distance, luxe rooms incorporating… Continue reading »

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SpaWatch: Skaná Spa

Posted on 18 October 2010

By Mary Alice Kellogg Normally SpaWatcher is skeptical about the spa-casino combo. She has frequented many a casino resort spa – for research, of course – and too often found… Continue reading »

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Posted on 24 August 2010

By Mary Alice Kellogg SpaWatcher looked forward to The Spa at Trump SoHo opening, particularly since the buzz promised a heady Moroccan ambiance. Could this newest entry in the Manhattan… Continue reading »

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