Europe's most inviting spa destinations
Where are the most beautiful and historic hydrotherapy centers located?
We've been indulging in spa breaks since antiquity, when the Romans first started using the word, perhaps as an acronym of the Latin phrase sanitas per aquas ("health through water"). In the 14th century after a curative, thermal spring was discovered in Wallonia, Belgium, citizens started naming the source Spa, and a whole new wellness industry was born. Today, a destination blessed with geothermal credentials is commonly known as a spa town—and there are numerous places in Europe offering hydrotherapy as part of their tourism product. But where are the most beautiful and historic spas located?
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