Top 5 spas in the UK

Top 5 spas in the UK

With so many spa towns (some of which originated in the times of the Roman occupation of Britain), it's not that hard to figure out that the UK is a paradise for spa treatment fanatics. If a rainy or chilly day has ruined your plans of sightseeing or visiting natural attractions, you have the perfect excuse to retreat to a spa and spend the entire day being pampered in every possible way. You can soak in warm water, relax your sore muscles with a massage, sweat it out in a sauna or get treat... [ read more ]

The best spa towns in the UK

The best spa towns in the UK

The health benefits of British mineral springs have been supposedly discovered by the Romans, who promptly put them to good use and built thermae where they could indulge in the healing and relaxing properties of these precious waters. These mineral springs were the spark that gave rise to Britain's many spa towns, which have been immensely popular for the past several centuries. While the baths were the territory of the rich in the 18th or 19th century, nowadays they can even be part of a r... [ read more ]