Monthly Archives: August 2012

August 22 2012

Governors Island: Escape the Madness of Manhattan for an Afternoon

Governors Island might not be New York City’s most famous island (that would be Manhattan, of course), but it certainly stands out as a stellar summer destination. Sitting in the heart of New York Harbor just beyond shadows of Lower Manhattan’s skyscrapers, Governors Island attracts thousands of visitors each summer in search of live music, great food, acclaimed art and fresh air. A trip to Governors Island is the perfect way to celebrate the end of summer during your next … Read More

August 07 2012

Pamper Yourself at The Palace Spa

The harsh sun and sand of summer is tough on your hair, skin, and nails. The New York Palace has the perfect solution for your summer skin woes—a visit to The Palace Spa. Spa & Fitness Director Rita Rroku offered some of her favorite tips and services offered at our New York City luxury spa. Q:     What do you think are the top three treatments offered at The Palace Spa? A: The Aromatic Hot Towel Massage combines vigorous … Read More