Posts tagged Spa
A Weekend in WeHo: Indulge. Repent. Repeat

It will become my wife, Kerry, and I's mantra during a long weekend of self-regulated revelry in West Hollywood. For every drink sipped at the rooftop pool of The London West Hollywood Hotel there will be an hour of cycling in Beverly Hills spying the mansions of the rich and famous. The morning after a wine-paired dinner at Lucques on Melrose Avenue, an hour at the trendy urban sweat lodge is de rigueur. Another dinner at Sunset Boulevard hotspot Tesse requires next-morning jogging in the Hollywood Hills. Yet, the indulgence of playing with The London's real-life bulldog mascot, Winston, requires no repentance at all. He's just so cute and cuddly.

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Living Like A Swiss Princess In Zürich

For the record, Switzerland does not have a royal family and is actually as close as you get to a direct democracy in this day and age. But these are just details. If there was a Swiss royal family, I imagine they would live in a modern castle like The Dolder Grand, with Warhol and Dalí paintings hanging casually on the wall.

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New Spa and Hotel in Los Cabos

Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos is a new adults-only, all-inclusive hotel with 374 guest rooms and suites that range from 760 to 1,400, sq. ft. Each room features an ocean view.  Distinction beyond its dining, spa, and recreational essentials expect personal butler service, nightly aromatherapy menus, a pillow menu, CHI blow dryers and flatirons and BVLGARI personal grooming products, Apple TV and Lavazza coffee makers.

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Go for the Exercise. Stay for the Food.

Admittedly, I’ve never heard of Lo-Wei, a unique exercise class that combines yoga, strength training and flexibility that stretched my body in ways my mind never thought possible. But it is only one of almost three dozen fitness classes, all part of the dawn-to-dusk workout, weight loss and education focus of the one-of-a-kind, all-inclusive Deerfield Health Retreat and Spa in East Stroudsburg, PA where my friend Kathy and I spent three nights recently.

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