Though January is over, we’re still obsessing over Dr. No’s (our James Bond film for January) escape. For instance, it’s kitted out with copper. From the automatic sliding pushbutton doors, to the elevators and walls, bright shiny copper glams up the place. Spas are no stranger to copper either. With a gorgeous aesthetic and renowned […]
Today’s Spot On Sense-ational Style is this French laundry styled dining room dripping in linen. A retreat for the palate & the body – as loads of gathers envelop the table, chairs and windows. Imagine yourself having afternoon tea here with a cup of Harney & Sons Super French Blue Lavender perfect for relaxing spa […]
A snow wrap at the Hotel Mont Blanc in Megeve, France – a sparkling way to chill this holiday season.
The Hotel Mont Blanc’s starlit snowy facade welcomes guests to the mountain retreat and spa with glamour and warmth. Even the window boxes flaunt red and white underlit plants!
Have you ever wondered why people pay $4 or 5 for even a small bottle of water? Does it really taste better? Is it a packaging or marketing ploy? Is it really any better? This “watered down” version of wine party will not only answer these questions, but it’s also a fun way to help […]
A long relaxing soak is one of the quickest relaxation and beauty measures we can do at home. The therapeutic aspects of bathing are achieved at Evian by using water directly out of the spring & then upping the ante with infused baths for specific conditions. You may remember last year, I wrote about the […]
“Water water everywhere” should be the theme for this week’s waterlogged spa – not only is The Evian Resort & Hotel Royal (formerly the Royal Parc Evian) situated on the awe-inspiring South Bank of Lake Geneva at the foothills of the Alps but. . . Spa Evian Source sits on the mineral springs that spit […]
I couldn’t resist sharing the inventive headboards & beds that the designers at Les Sources de Caudalie have dreamed up. Steal their genius for your own maison: L’Ile aux Oiseaux Got white sheets? Got pillows? You’ve got a bed and headboard. The frameless bed sits on the ground anchoring the sleeping area. Chambre Prestige Shutters […]
Caudalie Chef Franck Salein gives video how tos for several spa favorites on Gourmandia. Get ready to salivate over sumptuous and healthy dishes such as: Bon Appetit!
Doesn’t a sunny cycle through Caudalie’s sumptuous vineyards sound (and smell) di-vine right now? Good news, you don’t have to travel to France to enjoy a relaxing, rejuvenating ride. And winter weather? Who cares? Our Virtual Vineyard tour leaves from your living room daily: Choose a Bike 1. A stationary bike can be a reluctant […]