Travel & Play

Ask Susie: London

Hi Susie, I’m looking for a spa treatment in a London hotel for the day. Do you have any suggestions? Regards, D. Hi D., London spas are the perfect place for a day-break!  There are quite a few to choose from – 186 on the SpaFinder website to be exact (including days spas)  – so []

Mandarin Oriental, Boston

Spa 101

Time Rituals and Mandarin Oriental Debuts

Mandarin Oriental is making its mark on SpaFinder, with a plethora of new international properties joining the getaway spa partner program. Acclaimed for its luxury and sophistication, the Mandarin Oriental brand is also renowned for the Spas at Mandarin Oriental, which offer guests a holistic menu that combines ancient Asian healing rituals with contemporary Western techniques.

Living Well

Pritikin Spa Edging to a New Generation

Pritikin Spa Edging to a New Generationby Susie EllisSpaFinder Insider Just returned from a very nice Labor Day Weekend which Peter and I spent down in Florida on a boat tied up right near Pritikin Longevity Center and Spa in Aventura. Paul Lehr, President of Pritikin and author of their new book Pritikin Edge, was []

Living Well

Aspen Spa Day

It’s rare to hit a home run the first time at bat, but that’s what happened at our first Aspen Spa Day. The plan was to add on an extra day to the Aspen Center for Integral Health’s (ACIH) Healthy Gourmet Food Festival in which we have participated for the past two years. This extra []

Living Well

Finding the elements embraced at this Ayurvedic Spa

After a scrumptious breakfast on the sun drenched dining porch of the Hillcrest mansion (with a view of Lake Ontario from every window) we headed to our next spa – Elemental Embrace. Stacey gave me some background about the property explaining to me that they are very much into ayruveda and that we would be []