Posts Tagged ‘relaxation’

Block Island: Why It’s One Of The “Last Great Places”

Block Island: Why It’s One Of The “Last Great Places”
By Erin Kent Special to The Lost Girls  Named by the Nature Conservancy as one the twelve “Last Great Places” in the Western Hemisphere, Block Island lies about 13 miles south of the coast of Rhode Island and 14 miles east of Montauk Point on Long Island – but beyond New England, most people have...
August 9th, 2011 | Ideas, Rhode Island | Read More

Detoxification Vacation: My Stay at Viva Mayr in Austria

Detoxification Vacation: My Stay at Viva Mayr in Austria
By Susan Michals Special to the Lost Girls I really wanted something to be really wrong with me. But Dr. Stossier told me otherwise. This was my first morning at Viva Mayr, the Center for Modern Medicine, located on the banks of idyllic Lake Worthersee in southern Austria. For years, people have traveled...
June 22nd, 2010 | Austria, Spiritual Travel | Read More

Lost Girls Spa Review: Skana

Lost Girls Spa Review: Skana
By Holly Corbett LG Executive Editor I usually equate casinos more with the smell of cigarettes and flashing lights than with the smell of sage and bubbling mineral baths, but I experienced both at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, New York. Run by the Oneida Indian Nation, their spa named...
November 3rd, 2009 | New York State, Spa & Beauty | Read More

City Escapes: The Jade Journey at Juvenex Spa

City Escapes: The Jade Journey at Juvenex Spa
When The Lost Girls began our backpacking adventure in South America, we knew we had to trade in certain luxuries (i.e., private rooms, hot showers, meals served without chicken feet) in order to adhere strictly to our $30 per day budget. Some days-particularly the sub-arctic ones in the Andes-it was...
January 26th, 2009 | New York City, Spa & Beauty | Read More