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Dames in the desert: Part Deux

On Sunday, we treated our hostess to a spa day as thanks for putting us up and schlepping us around all weekend. I picked The Spa at Camelback Inn, simply because my parents used to stay there and I knew it was good.  It was. That said, I've had better massages for one-third the price here at home.
Site of the most intense massage I've ever received. I have bruises on my back. Seriously!
The obligatory feet by the pool shot. Still a little cool to swim, but not to hot tub. 
I love a fanciful succulent, don't you?
I was jump-up-and-down thrilled to obtain TSA pre-approved status on the flight home. I was the only one without it on the flight out and, let me tell you, it makes all the difference in the world. The other girls were almost on board before I got through the line and had my picture taken by the naked x-ray machine.  They told me it was because they were over 60 and I wasn't. I didn't buy that for a second.

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A good succulent can change a gal's outlook on life. A mean-spirited massage? Not so much.
I don't do spas anymore. I tried Ten Thousand Waves in Santa Fe because I'd heard how great it was.

I was sorely disappointed.

I concluded that spending big bucks to have a bunch of malnourished vegetarians of indeterminate gender scratching my ass with palm fronds and seaweed was a bit of petty bourgeois self-indulgence I could live without.
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Scottsdale is very very heavy on it's destination spas, as well as local spas. Next time, I would just hit up Yelp -- there is at least 5 more massage places within 5 miles that would have done better massages at a 1/3rd of the price.
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