Los Angeles remarkable ethnic diversity has brought more than exotic food and rich cultural traditionsits led to a wealth of incredible (and incredibly inexpensive) therapeutic massage treatments. Gail Herndon and Brenda Goldstein, both health-care professionals, spent five years visiting Southern Californias Thai, Korean, Chinese, Russian, Japanese, Indian, and Hawaiian spas, and they share the details on their favorites. They explain the treatments and their benefits and tell you where to go, what to expect, how to tip, even where to park and where to eat in the neighborhood. A beautifully photographed and designed gift for adventurous Southern Californians.
Spa Less Traveled
Prospect Park Books
Discovering Ethnic Los Angeles, One Massage at a Time