TABACÓN HOT SPRINGS Tired after a long morning of hiking through the jungle? Sooth your aching bones in these naturally-heated thermal springs, surrounded by lushly landscaped gardens offering a perfect view of the active Arenal Volcano. The strongest stream flows over a sculpted waterfall, providing the perfect hydraulic shoulder massage. The resort’s impressive spa also offers professional massages and mud masks.
Osborne House, Isle of Wight The summer residence of Queen Victoria, and the site of her death in 1901, Osborne House was designed by Prince Albert to resemble an Italian palazzo. Today it is cared for by English Heritage, and open to visitors. Highlights include glorious views of the Solent, opulent state rooms and superb gardens.