Monthly Archives: April 2011

Palmilla, Baja California, Mexico

Baja California should not be confused with America’s plain old California, except for maybe in one respect – it’s crammed full of celebrities and, therefore, brillliant rubber-necking territory. When I arrived at the Palmilla, John Travolta had not long checked … Continue reading

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Fawsley Hall Spa, Northamptonshire

This is the sister property of Grayshott,  the UK’s leading luvvie spa where the likes of Dames Judy and Maggie can be seen, wafting around in frightfully fluffy bathrobes and extraordinarily generous helpings of star quality. Fawsley therapists are trained … Continue reading

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The Elounda Spa, Blue Palace, Crete

I did go a while ago so perhaps things have changed but… although I think the hotel is perfectly nice, I wouldn’t come here if I was after a spa holiday. The spa feels like a midmarket department store to … Continue reading

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