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Hot Spots explore Great Getaways Top Spas at Top Resorts Barceló For Beach Bums ★ Zoëtry For Idealists ★ adare Manor For History Buffs ■ it’s an excuse to escape to the Caribbean paradise that is the Barceló Bávaro palace deluxe. ■ discover this Zoëtry wellness & spa resort, ideally perched on mexico’s beautiful riviera maya. ■ you can totally unplug at this neo-gothic manor (more like a castle) dating to the 1850s. Don’t Miss: ■ the beach. it’s considered the best in punta Cana, dr, with more than a mile of white sand protected by a coral reef — think perfectly calm waters. ■ Zoëtry paraiso de la Bonita, south of Cancún, boasts the first certified thalassotherapy spa in north america — at a healthy 22,000 square feet! ■ the irish countryside is the perfect place to indulge in this five-star estate’s activities, from fishing and falconry to horse riding and hot air balloon rides. Signature Treatment: ■ the tropical dream: a sea-salt body scrub, pure vitamin wrap, and massage, all enriched with mango, orange, or coconut. ■ thalassotherapy cleanses and invigorates via freshly heated seawater, seaweed, and marine mud that eliminate toxins. ■ retreat to the lavender Cottage for Beauty & Bubbles: a cool glass of prosecco followed by a facial and a manicure or pedicure. Mohonk Mountain For Leaf Lovers ★ halekulani For Searchers ★ Grand BoheMian For Artists Why: Condé Nast Traveler named mohonk mountain house in its 2013 top 10 spas in the u.s. ■ this serene hawaiian spa fronts gray’s Beach, known for its healing waters, or Kawehewehe. ■ this hotel has a prime spot in the middle of Biltmore Village in asheville, north Carolina. Don’t Miss: ■ dining outdoors at the granary to view the fall foliage surrounding the lake. it’s hard to beat this gem of a setting just south of albany, new york. ■ the resort is on the beach at waikiki, but don’t miss the work-of-art pool with an orchid mosaic made up of 1.2 million glass tiles on the bottom. ■ the art gallery with more than 100 works by local, regional, and international artists. this creative flair continues at the sea-themed poseidon spa. Signature Treatment: 14 ■ ■ towels infused with pure witch hazel wrap your head and feet during the mohonk red massage, in honor of the red witch hazel on site. ■ the quintessential polynesian bodywork, the ho’olele massage involves intense yet soothing strokes via bare feet. (yes, it’s deep tissue.) ■ try the hot stone silvretta massage, named after the austrian mountain range famous for glaciers and hot springs. OCTOber 2013 photos (CloCkwise From top leFt) Courtesy oF BarCeló hotels & resorts, am resorts, adare manor, the kessler ColleCtion, halekulani Corporation, and By miChael grimm/mohonk mountain house Why:

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - October 2013

Table of Contents
CEO Letter
From the Editor
Did You Know?
Making It Happen
Hot Spots: Top Spas at Top Resorts
Wine & Dine: Mail-Order BBQ
Wine & Dine: Hard Cider
Golf: The TOURAcademy at TPC Sawgrass
Adventure: P.F. Chang's Rock 'n' Roll Marathon
Style Spotlight: School Colors
Diversions: City Ghost Tours
Gear Up: Just for Sports Fans
Down to Business: Columbus, Ohio
Chefs Tell: Smith & Wollensky
Charlotte USA
Travel Feature: Maui
US Airways: BE PINK Campaign
Down to Business: IPNav
Going the Extra Block: Philadelphia Neighborhoods
University Spotlight: University of Dayton
Best of Health: Miami Beach Foot and Ankle Surgery
Best of Living: Eagles Nest
Great Dates
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
Video Entertainment
Audio Entertainment
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
Window or Aisle?

US Airways - October 2013