9 historic European spas and bathhouses to relax in
- December 3, 2022
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While we relish the opportunity to indulge in a bubble bath in the oversized porcelain tub of a luxurious hotel room, a 20- or 30-minute soak in even the most modern and perfectly lit marble bathroom cannot compare to classic European spas and bathhouse experiences. That is why we make it a point to visit those very establishments dedicated to the timeless ritual that invites deep relaxation and a special kind of letting go made possible by the calming, cleansing and cathartic abilities of water. Whether you just want to switch off and unplug for a few hours or want a more focused outcome to your ailments, rest assured that one of these classic bathhouses and European spas will leave you happy with a glowing complexion enough for it. Here are the best ones to plan a trip and the unique spa rituals you can expect to find in each of them.
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