From affordable treatments to splurge-worthy services, «Destinations» picks best massage salons in Lviv. There’s no need to go on a weekend getaway with these spas in Lviv here to help you relax and unwind.
Photo: shutterstock.com Owing to its complex geological composition, Zakarpattia (Transcarpathian) region of Ukraine is punctuated by natural hot springs. Rich in sulphur and an array of other minerals, these waters are considered to have endless health and beauty benefits. There's no better way to soak your body and free your mind then to visit one of the best thermal resorts in Ukraine.
Photo: shutterstock.com It’s only the beginning of winter, however with chilly October and November behind, many of us can already have a bad case of the winter blues. There’s no better remedy than unwind and throw the cares away with a massage, cozy robe, and pair of warm slippers. Plan a weekend getaway to seek out luxury and relaxation at one of these best spa hotels in Ukraine.
Truskavets, the world famous spa resort, is located in the picturesque valley in the Carpathian foothills at an altitude of 350 m above sea level and 105 km away from Lviv. This is a cozy and ecologically pure area with mild continental climate and a wide variety of natural resources. The resort is one of the oldest balneological resorts in Europe. Its territory is pictured with mineral water springs and rich deposits of mountain wax — ozokerite.
Bringing positive emotions, Thai massage has no equal. The Thai system of healing massage treats as methane, meaning the southern Buddhism, as a voluntary offering of the kind, bestowing healing. For your best relax check out the top 3 Thai massage studios in Kiev.
Hammam is a popular signature spa treatment that will detoxify, steam and purify. These days Kiev spa salons offer different variations of traditional hammam as well as a selection of additional spa services that go well with hammam.
Kosino, a small town in Western Ukraine near the Hungarian border, is a popular travel destination for those who want to soak their bodies and free their minds while getting the healing treatment in thermal waters with endless health and beauty benefits. «Destinations» offers the review of Kosino Complex and Spa.
Different salons and massage studios in Kiev offer prenatal massage for pregnant women using their own technics. But most of the specialists work with lumbar area and legs. Massage in each period of pregnancy has its own nuances.
Photo Yulia Kurta Autumn is the season of contradictions. From one side we feel blues with all these rainy days and cloudy sky, but from the other side nature pleases us with bright colors of tree leaves and some warm days. All of us need some inspiration and some changes to recharge in fall. In this case you will need a MUSE.
Photo: depositphotos.com Lviv is chock-full of the various nail salons, nail bars and hand spas, so it is relatively easy to keep your nails on-point. Dull, minimalistic manicures are so last season. Get your nails decked out at most popular nail studios in Lviv, rounded up by “Destinations”.
Photo by Yulia Kurta “Caring for the body means not only well-known spa treatments, but also care about invisible but very tangible and influential part like state of mind”, – Alla Gardenina, body aesthet and massagist of Elixir Spa Deluxe, Kyiv, says. “Destinations” editor decided to check such opinion and spent some time in that SPA center. We share this experience with our readers.
Photo: shutterstock.com For those who want to relax in a quite atmosphere, do some beauty procedures, take care of health and just spend a nice time with a company there are different types of sauna in Kiev that will suit all tastes.
Photo Shutterstock MedEstetTsentr Clinic was created in 2002 as the Center for applied aesthetics, contouring, and cosmetic medicine. Today the clinic has a strong position in the market of the beauty industry and is developing dynamically. “Destinations” editor visited the clinic and had a chance to test some beauty treatments.
Traditional Thai massage is a therapeutic massage and treatment for relieving stress and tension, and for the treatment of back pain, stiff neck, shoulder pain as well as muscle and tendon strain. Now WAI TAI SPA offers this traditional treatment in Lviv.
Photo: Pier 39 Official Facebook page The new hot spot at VDNKh in Kiev will be open all summer long for you to discover the extravagancy of ‘urban beach’ format with open-air swimming pools, volleyball court, tasty cocktails and delicious food.
If the weather in Kiev whispers “go to the beach and soak up the sun”, it does not necessarily mean that you have to leave the burning capital. Here are the top 3 places in Kiev to sunbathe, where you can swim, lie back in the sun and enjoy icy cocktails.
Italian designer Paolo Coia creates unique things that perfectly unite aesthetic and practical functions. His works, including modernized electronic version of traditional Ukrainian instrument – bandura, look like they have just arrived from the future with help of a time machine. In our interview Paolo has told about his sources of inspirations, upcoming projects and experience of visiting and working in Ukraine.
On June 7, 2018 in Cherkassy the Institute of Plants’ Health was solemnly opened. It is the first private research institute in Ukraine, into creation of which Ukravit group of companies invested $ 7 million. And the initiator of such a large-scale return of Ukrainians into science is the owner of Ukravit - Vitaly Ilchenko.