Similar to past tenses, tense backs are related to things that happened a while ago and are incomprehensible to most 5-year-olds. Brush up on the basics of back bliss with today's Groupon: for $39, you get a 30-minute Swedish massage at Ryan Mansion Boutique Hotel & Spa, located downtown (a $77 value).
The highly acclaimed luxury hotel and spa threads together a full menu of soothing services that blend Thai, European, and Ayurvedic relaxation techniques with pampering Pañpuri spa products. Sip steaming hot tea as tired feet soak in a warm footbath. Then, stretch out in one of the spa's private treatment suites as a spa therapist pounds out pressure from back muscles, tendons, and errant grapefruit in a 30-minute Swedish massage that can boost flexibility, circulation, and immune systems to heights previously thought achievable only by wearing moonshoes.
Steeped in history, Ryan Mansion's sweeping grand staircase was designed and built by the same craftsmen who worked on the interiors of Titanic. The luxurious mansion boasts grandiose furnishings and an attentive staff willing to listen to the detailed descriptions of clients' reoccurring dreams. Arrive 15 minutes early to admire the spa's sumptuous surroundings.
21 Rennies Mill Rd.
St. John's, Newfoundland A1C 3P9