Paris is a magic city, and also a wonderful Spa holiday destination . Right here you can pay a visit to the well-known museums, stroll around cafés but more… Saint German des Prés is possibly the oldest and the most “chic” district of Paris, it all started on an island, “île de la cité” and its prestigious highlight the cathedral Notre Dame. After a stroll about the sophisticated Ile St Louis and the Pont Neuf, the Latin Quarter, its cinemas and universities and style shops, climb up to the slope of the Montagne Ste Geneviève to the Panthéon, getting lost in the modest streets and charming squares , admiring the Jardin du Luxembourg on the way.
In Saint Germain Meet the French and take a cooking class (hum these beautiful macaroons and chocolat desserts…) with the chefs Marthe and Chef Véronique professional cooking teachers who offer classes in their family home in central Paris. They both teach close to St-Germain-des-près region on the left bank. In the region, you will get pleasure from a stroll in the Luxembourg Garden, sit at the café Deux Magots or café de Flore and diner in one of the restaurants of the Rue Mouffetard before relaxing in the spa of your hotel. You will be captivated by the relaxing welcome atmosphere of the Hotel Oceania**** Paris and its comfortable rooms. You will also love the relaxation region and its swimming pool with hydro jets, Jacuzzi, steam area and self-service fitness room prior to relaxing with a non-alcoholic cocktail in the hotel’s bar lounge or our 700 square meters exotic garden. Following a excellent night’s sleep, you will enjoy a “MomentO”, our breakfast, which is a hearty buffet perfect for exploring the capital.
In the region, you will appreciate a stroll in the Luxembourg Garden,The Montmartre district and its basilica and the restaurants of the Rue Mouffetard.
Your spa : Your pack consists of : access to the hydrojet bath and pool, jacuzzi, steam room & fitness room, 1 massage “shiatsu” or back massage (30 min), tea . Your environment is a 700 square meters exotic garden (rare in Paris city), a relaxing spa centre with indoor pool, jacuzzi, two hammams, a fitness area and a bar. Uncover the positive aspects of massage and locate serenity in a unique spot for relaxation. You can pick 1 treatment from a number of 30-minute massages such as the Shiatsu, the Golden Glow Powder Massage, or the Back Massage with Oils. Each and every of these therapies will restore your physique to its complete vitality and right away give it sustainable well-getting.
Spa and romantic weekend Paris
Asan: A neighboring city with many popular attractions
ASAN — Less than 20 minutes away from Humphreys Garrison, the nearby city of Asan (not to be confused with Osan) offers many distinctive attractions for tourists.
Asan is a city wealthy in history with its ancient hot springs and shrines. The city is also a hot spot for Korean sector and is one of the country’s trade and exportation hubs.
Here are some common Asan attractions:
Asan Spavis: This hot springs water park hosts a 4-season resort, wave pool, kids’ swimming pool and lazy river. The park also has a sports massage and skin care remedy center. It operates year-round and can accommodate up to six,000 guests at a time. Address: Chungcheongnam-do, Asan-si, Eumbong-myeon Shinsu-ri 288-six Telephone Quantity: 041-540-2517
Onyang Hot Springs: Built approximately 1,300 years ago for kings in the Joseon (Choseon) Dynasty, this is the oldest hot springs location in South Korea. The spring water has a higher concentration of radium and alkaline which is identified to be great for the skin and treating medical ailments. Address: Chungcheongnam-do, Asan-si, Oncheondong Phone Number: 041-540-2517
Shrine of Excellent Admiral Yi Sun-shin: Admiral Yi Sun-shin (1545-1598) was a prominent figure for the duration of the Joseon Dynasty. As a naval commander, Yi led several victories against the Japanese navy during the Japanese invasions in Korea. Yi spent his childhood in Asan and the city honors his achievements with the shrine and the annual festival in late April for his birthday. Phone Number: 041-544-2161
Oeam Folk Village: With far more than 400 years of history, this folk village has about 60 classic houses, low stone walls, and impressive gardens. Guests can also expertise conventional Korean folk performances and view artifacts from the Joseon Dynasty. In late October, the Jippul (Straw) Cultural Festival occurs. Festival activities consist of standard straw crafting, classical music performances, and residence thatching demonstrations. Address: Chungcheongnam-do Asan-si Songak-myeon Oeam-ri 19-167-1. Phone Quantity: 041-540-2110, 544-8920
Asan Station Buying Plaza: Across the street from the Asan subway station, the buying plaza gives a range of shops such as a two-story Daiso (the Korean equivalent of the Dollar Shop) and American-brand apparel stores and Korean restaurants. The plaza also hosts a extensive outside marketplace. Address: 305 Jangjae-ri, Baebang-myeon, Asan-si, Chungcheongnam-do.
Asan Pinnacle Land: Positioned on the Asan sea wall, Pinnacle Land is a multipurpose arboretum. Visitors can loosen up although they stroll along the walking trails, view the themed gardens and waterfalls, and go to the animal farm. There are also distinctive structures positioned in the park. The arboretum sits on prime of the Asan Bay and overlooks the West Sea and the Seohae Grand Bridge. Address: 45-two, Wonseon-ri, Youngin-myeon, Asan City, Chungnam. Telephone Quantity: 041-534-2580
U.S. Army pictures by Megan Clancy and Steven Ryan
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By USAG-Humphreys on 2010-07-07 19:11:26