Usage examples for spa

  1. Spa and Bristol Waters. – Collections and Recollections by George William Erskine Russell
  2. In the summer of 1870 I spent several weeks at Spa, in the Ardennes. – The English Gipsies and Their Language by Charles G. Leland
  3. Both she and it reached the Rhenish spa by some circuitous route. – The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax by Arthur Conan Doyle
  4. Why do they call this the Spa? – Mr. Punch at the Seaside by Various
  5. Mrs. Sevier told me of being at a spa in Germany one summer when she was young, with Mr. Sevier. – A Portrait of Old George Town by Grace Dunlop Ecker
  6. You will go with me to Spa, where I shall place you under your father's protection. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  7. Then I would, without letting any one see my face, start for some German Spa for the benefit of my health; before I had been away three months I should be forgotten, and free to wend my way wherever I pleased. – A Witch of the Hills, v. 1-2 by Florence Warden
  8. For the last three years I have seen her at Monte Carlo in the winter, and at Spa and Aix- les- Bains in the summer. – The Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  9. He had promised to spend a week with Charles Annesley and Lord Squib, who had taken some Norfolk Baronet's seat for the autumn, and while he was at Spa were thinning his preserves. – The Young Duke by Benjamin Disraeli
  10. Struggling to the bank, he regained his foothold, and, rounding the promontory of cliff which had almost defeated his search, he turned the angle that hid the grotto, and found himself at the Gin Spa Well. – Lancashire Idylls (1898) by Marshall Mather
  11. The gardens were those of Vauxhall- still in existence as a small park: Ranelagh, at Chelsea: Marylebone, opposite the old Parish Church in High Street: Bagnigge Wells, which lay East of Gray's Inn Road: Belsize, near Hampstead: the White Conduit House in the fields near Islington: the Florida Gardens at Brompton: the Temple of Flora, the Apollo Gardens, and the Bermondsey Spa Gardens, all on the south side. – The History of London by Walter Besant