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The blue & white rub: trendy Israeli spas energize body and soul

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/from_hollywood_to_the_holy_land/article/the_blue_white_rub_trendy_israeli_spas_energize_body_and_soul_20101019

Strike up a conversation about mending body and soul in Israel and the conventional wisdom is to talk up the wonders of the Dead Sea and the hotel spas situated along the banks of its mineral-rich waters. Although there are several high-quality spas in the Dead Sea region, a growing number of upscale inner-city, beachfront and country hotels across Israel are also offering a wide array of soothing spa experiences, which rival almost anything the Dead Sea has to offer. Ran Bibi, manager of Inbal Jerusalem Hotel’s Health Club & Spa (inbalhotel.com), says that over the past decade there have been three shifts — cultural, geographical and spiritual — that helped widen the focus of the spa tourism business in Israel.

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