With the holidays just around the corner, there’s no better time to be a tourist in your own city. Consider taking a staycation at one of Chicago’s finest—the Swissôtel—a unique four-diamond downtown hotel boasting European luxury and Swiss elegance in a contemporary setting. I had the opportunity to unwind in one of the hotel’s corner king rooms and re-experience all that our beautiful city has to offer. Here are a few reasons why the Swiss do …
Whether cleaning out closets, smelling newly sprouted blooms or shedding winter wear, this season is the perfect time for renewal. Cheeky girls know not to neglect their beauty routines. That’s where the Ultimate Kate Facial comes in! The Spa at Trump Chicago offers this luxurious spring awakening for skin featuring products by celebrity facialist Kate Somerville (Jessica Alba, Lauren Conrad and Jordin Sparks are regular clients). The treatment, known for its calming and healing properties, includes a 90-minute experience with a hydrating oxygen service applying dermal boosts, which plumps skin with refreshing nutrients. After an invigorating pressure point massage, the pampering continues with DermaLucent therapy to protect from radical damage. During this … Read more
Need a getaway but want to avoid busy airports and winter travel crowds? Who doesn’t? A few short hours outside of Chicago lies Kohler, Wisconsin, a self-contained spa village that offers just about everything you need to relax and unwind. Home to a 25,000 square foot world-class spa, a five-star resort, multiple fine dining restaurants, a golf course, shopping and a yoga studio, Kohler might just be the perfect mini-retreat. Best known for their hydrotherapy treatments, Kohler Waters’ spa boasts top-notch service providers as well as specialty treatment rooms that feature the latest Kohler design has to offer. Always innovating, the upscale spa launches a new water service each year. Signature treatments … Read more
Everyone loves Chicago. Good food, good people and a million activities to explore. But what about thinking outside of the box when it comes to a night on the town? The next time you’re craving casino kicks without the Vegas vapidity and sleazy high rollers, we strongly suggest you consider Chicago, Illinois as your casino holiday destination! Chicago may seem like an unlikely town to choose for a gambling holiday destination; however, there are a host of great casinos dotted around Illinois, some of them just 30-40 minutes from downtown Chicago! The Hollywood Casino in Joliet offers a touch of tinsel-town glitz an hour from the Windy City, while Harrah’s Casino, also in … Read more
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