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My Kamalayan paradise

September 6, 2013


Yesterday, I arrived in Koh Samui at the simply stunning Kamalaya. It is absolutely sublime and despite several months of wistful daydreaming about what to expect, even my over-active imagination fell short. It all started after an introduction to the place via my friend Andrea Oschetti. Andrea is a fellow runner, writer, North Face adventurer, food […]

Doing it @ home

June 7, 2013


I flopped into bed last night feeling utterly exquisite. Why?  Because moments before, a gorgeous Balinese masseuse called Ani had closed the door behind her after a blissful massage chez moi. You see, despite being blessed in Dubai with great spas on pretty much every street corner, there is one thing that undoes the wonderful […]

Massage with benefits

August 15, 2011

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Yesterday, I spent an hour or so at one of Dubai’s best-kept secrets … Slim Spa on SZR. I discovered them a while ago … have written about them before – Peeling Oranges and tori loves slim spa) … and fast became a firm devotee. When you go yourself, you see why. I had a Lymphatic Drainage […]

Getting off pant-free

March 25, 2011


There isn’t a LOVESTYLE diva out there who doesn’t LOVE spa treatments. It seems no matter how busy we are, with work, rest and play, time will always be found for a pre-party body scrub, an energising massage or a youth-grabbing facial. But with so many spas in the city … of varying size and […]

tori loves slim spa

January 26, 2011


Cellulite, that cottage cheese-like spread that all too often appears on our thighs, bum and elsewhere is truly the devils work. And even though we all suffer from it to some degree, even the likes of Jen and Angelina, I’m still not best pleased when I catch a glimpse of my rear view demonstrating said […]