International Standards of SpaExcellence(SM)2014
A Quality System Approach for Spa Businesses
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Spa Associations in the News
ISPA Defines "Spa"
At the ISPA
Media Event in New York, NY July 22, 2004, the International Spa
Association announced it had developed a new definition for the
Definition of Spa
Spas are devoted to enhancing overall well-being
through a variety of professional services that encourage the renewal
of mind, body and spirit.
In The Grand Spas of Central Europe, historian David Clay Large follows the grand spa story from Greco-Roman antiquity to the present, focusing especially on the years between the French Revolution and World War II, a period in which the major Central European Kurorte (literally, “cure-towns”) reached their peak of influence and then slipped into decline.
Northern Lights for the Soul
Four-day program in Kilpisjärvi, Finland includes yoga, meditation, a special wellness nutrition menu, and other fitness and wellness activities.
March 7-11, 2016
The Ultimate Ashford Escape Spa Package
Ashford Castle, County Mayo, Ireland
prices from €930 (approx. US$1,063)
• Two nights' in a Corrib Standard Room
• Breakfast in the George V dining room
• Bottle of Champagne and chocolate-dipped strawberries in room on arrival
• One dinner for two in the George V dining room
• Ashford's Signature B|Together Spa Experience -- designed to add positive love energy to relationships
• Healthy post-spa lunch in the Drawing Room
• Access to the relaxation pool, steam room and gymnasium
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