If you find yourself in St. Louis, don’t hesitate to take a “me” day and treat yourself. St. Louis has perfected the art of relaxation and comfort. Life can be a little rough at times, and you deserve to give yourself a break every now and then.
Remember that whole section of the Declaration of Independence that guarantees it’s citizens the right to pursue happiness? Well, that isn’t just a suggestion–it’s a demand! Start pursuing it today and take advantage of some of these amazing treats that St. Louis has to offer.
Start off your day right with a relaxing morning at the spa. Whether you need a massage, a facial, or just some time in the hot tub, St. Louis has some incredible spas that will put you in a zen-like state.
Indigo Massage & Wellness located in Benton Park, has some great day spa package deals. They even have regular yoga workshops combined with massage sessions. If you’ve never tried yoga before, this is a great opportunity to introduce yourself to a refreshing practice.
Also, be sure to check out the spa at the Four Seasons Hotel. They have lots of spa treatment packages to choose from. If you have a loved one to treat as well, be sure to check out their spa packages for couples. Some of them even include a bottle of champagne!
To truly treat yourself, you’ll need to head downtown to the Clayton neighborhood in St. Louis. They have entire streets filled with cute boutiques and cool art galleries. There’s bound to be some kind of gift calling your name in one of these shops. Clayton is a bustling little area that’s fun to just walk around in as well.
If you’re an antique fan, be sure to check out Cherokee Antique Row in the city. Allow yourself to buy that one crazy antique that you would have never considered buying on any other day. This area is full of unique collectibles and treasures that can only be found in the heart of St. Louis.
What would a ‘treat yourself day’ be without a literal treat? St. Louis has got a big sweet tooth. From divine chocolate decadence to homemade delectable ice cream, this city has got your sugar cravings covered.
If you are more of a chocolate person, you simply must go to Bailey’s Chocolate Bar. Located right near Lafayette Park, this is the best place to indulge. They have a huge selection of chocolate martinis. Order the triple chocolate brownie with Bailey’s ice cream. It’s the definition of divine.
If ice cream is more of your thing then head on over to Serendipity Homemade Ice Cream. It might be the best scoop of ice cream in St. Louis. Go for the Gold Coast Chocolate or the Salted Caramel Swirl. It’s like tasting heaven.
To really get the day right, why not take the day off from driving and reserve a limo? Our limo service travels to all of the places mentioned above. Getting you to where you want to go with safety and comfort, our chauffeurs are service professionals.
Also published on Medium.