Author Archives: jimcarr

About jimcarr

Freelance writer and blogger, associate editor of Spa Canada Magazine,

Who is digging up Chinese graves and why?

SOMEONE IS DIGGING UP the graves of Chinese and no seems to know why. Private Detective Denny (Dipper) DeGrace, a sometime actor with a special fondness for Cognac and coffee, is asked to find out why and put a stop … Continue reading

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Monica Majors named MSpa International’s first PR director

FOR MONICA MAJORS, recently appointed MSpa International’s first director of public relations, it’s a wonderful opportunity to tell the unique stories about the spas and their treatments in the MSpa family. MSpa International managed all spas within Minor Hotels, including … Continue reading

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Remembrance of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej 1927 – 2016

This month, SALA Hospitality joins the Thai people in mourning and bidding farewell to the nation’s late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who for over 70 years has been Thailand’s guiding light. The royal cremation ceremony is scheduled to take place from … Continue reading

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Patrick Huey Joins MSpa International as Group Director of Spa – Asia

FROM L.A. SPA RECEPTIONIST to global industry thought leader, Patrick Huey’s rise to the top has been anything but conventional. Currently on the board of directors of the International SPA Association (ISPA), Patrick joins Minor Hotel’s MSpa International in Bangkok … Continue reading

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Auto-proofing your skin at Six Senses

THE CHANGE IN SEASON might be leaving your skin dryer and tighter than usual, so rehydrate with Dr. Burgener’s Hydrating Swiss Milk Wrap, before wrinkles have a chance to appear. This nourishing treatment uses powerful milk protein, casein, together with … Continue reading

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Making wedding dreams come true at Amari

AMARI, PART OF ONYX HOSPITALITY GROUP, is ready to make all wedding dreams come true at its three romantic wedding destinations in tropical paradise locations across Thailand. Feel the cool ocean breeze, listen to the gentle swash of the waves … Continue reading

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Sailing Regatta set for Centara Samui in May

CENTARA GRAND BEACH RESORT SAMUI once again be host sponsor for the Samui Regatta 20-27 May. The Regatta, in its 16th year, has grown to attract the best yachts in Asia and a large spectator following. They come to Samui … Continue reading

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