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Briefing for My Boracay Spa Break.

Bedroom of Resort Villa, Mandala Spa, Boracay. Image © Mike Aquino, licensed to About.com I spent the better part of last week getting acquainted with Mandala Spa and Villas , a spa resort in Boracay Island in the Philippines. (Cue envy from my friends and my wife, who lives for spa treatments.) Being a relative spa newbie, I decided to grill Pia Mobo, the Mandala’s spa manager, for tips about the best spa treatments to pamper myself with. Pia, herself a spa enthusiast, was happy to share the inside info. (To read my review of the Mandala, go here: Review of Mandala Spa & Villas in Boracay, Philippines .) Mandala Spa & Villas’ traditional foot bath. Photo by Raymond Saldana. Image © Mandala Spa & Villas , used with permission. Q: What do you recommend for first-time guests to … [...]

Briefing for My Boracay Spa Break.

Bedroom of Resort Villa, Mandala Spa, Boracay. Image © Mike Aquino, licensed to About.com I spent the better part of last week getting acquainted with Mandala Spa and Villas , a spa resort in Boracay Island in the Philippines. (Cue envy from my friends and my wife, who lives for spa treatments.) Being a relative spa newbie, I decided to grill Pia Mobo, the Mandala’s spa manager, for tips about the best spa treatments to pamper myself with. Pia, herself a spa enthusiast, was happy to share the inside info. (To read my review of the Mandala, go here: Review of Mandala Spa & Villas in Boracay, Philippines .) Mandala Spa & Villas’ traditional foot bath. Photo by Raymond Saldana. Image © Mandala Spa & Villas , used with permission. Q: What do you recommend … [...]

Briefing for My Boracay Spa Break.

Bedroom of Resort Villa, Mandala Spa, Boracay. Image © Mike Aquino, licensed to About.com I spent the better part of last week getting acquainted with Mandala Spa and Villas , a spa resort in Boracay Island in the Philippines. (Cue envy from my friends and my wife, who lives for spa treatments.) Being a relative spa newbie, I decided to grill Pia Mobo, the Mandala’s spa manager, for tips about the best spa treatments to pamper myself with. Pia, herself a spa enthusiast, was happy to share the inside info. (To read my review of the Mandala, go here: Review of Mandala Spa & Villas in Boracay, Philippines .) Mandala Spa & Villas’ traditional foot bath. Photo by Raymond Saldana. Image © Mandala Spa & Villas , used with permission. Q: What do you recommend for first-time guests to the Mandala? A: … [...]

A Month for Love at Four Seasons Jakarta.

Poolside at the Four Seasons Jakarta. Image © Four Seasons. Used with permission. The guys at Four Seasons Jakarta are pulling out all the stops for an awesome Chinese New Year/Valentine’s Month . Here are a few promos that they’ve got planned for their guests: Valentine’s Bliss at the Spa is a 90 minute-massage for two, followed by a sensual bath together with your love. A red wine and neroli bath will be drawn for the lucky couple, combined with a few drops of grape and orange bath oils. Finally, the bed will be sprayed with rose water to make for the ultimate climax for a night… [...]

A Month for Love at Four Seasons Jakarta.

Poolside at the Four Seasons Jakarta. Image © Four Seasons. Used with permission. The guys at Four Seasons Jakarta are pulling out all the stops for an awesome Chinese New Year/Valentine’s Month . Here are a few promos that they’ve got planned for their guests: Valentine’s Bliss at the Spa is a 90 minute-massage for two, followed by a sensual bath together with your love. A red wine and neroli bath will be drawn for the lucky couple, combined with a few drops of grape and orange bath oils. Finally, the bed will be sprayed with rose water to make for the ultimate climax for a night of love! The Valentine Bliss package is only available from February 13 to 21, for Rp 1.190.000 ++ per couple. Call (021) 252 3456 … [...]

A Month for Love at Four Seasons Jakarta.

Poolside at the Four Seasons Jakarta. Image © Four Seasons. Used with permission. The guys at Four Seasons Jakarta are pulling out all the stops for an awesome Chinese New Year/Valentine’s Month . Here are a few promos that they’ve got planned for their guests: Valentine’s Bliss at the Spa is a 90 minute-massage for two, followed by a sensual bath together with your love. A red wine and neroli bath will be drawn for the lucky couple, combined with a few drops of grape and orange bath oils. Finally, the bed will be sprayed with rose water to make for the ultimate climax for a night of love! The Valentine Bliss package is only available from February 13 to 21, for Rp 1.190.000 ++ per couple. Call (021) 252 3456 ext. 7880 to book your slot. Pool-Side Cabana Romance. The Four Seasons’ … [...]