The Golden Age of Spa
Spa was famous as health-resort and for it's mineral water from the late medieval times into the renaissance. The real Golden Age was the time around 1900, when Spa became very popular and attracted people from all over Europe. Both for curing as well as place where the high society met and had their exclusive parties. Later Spa got more attractive for corperative groups and it was soon a well-known conference-resort.
Spa, water paradise
When the weather is grey and cold, you're a bit under pressure, you need some time for yourself, ... Spa is the perfect destination !
Located in one of the most beautiful part of southern Belgium called "les Fagnes", Spa is famous for its mineral springs and healing waters. The name itself is said to derive from "espa" which means fountain. Recently renovated, the Spa baths are a real water paradise that offers hot mineral water swimmingpools, jaccuzis, saunas and hammams, fitness room, relaxation room under infrared lights or with aromatherapy and perhaps massages. After all that, you feel completely relaxed and your skin is as soft as baby's.