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A short history of thalassotherapy and El Palasiet

A short history of thalassotherapy and El Palasiet


As a therapeutic way, the sea has been exploited by all civilizations with three correspondent milestones of its great glory: The Roman Empire epoch, the XIX and XX centuries all over the Europe and the great present period at a global level.

However, nowadays, France is considered the birthplace of thalassotherapy around the end of the 50s.

Based on these historical considerations, it does not seem irrelevant that the foundation of the Hotel Termas Marinas of Benicàssim imitates the French model to start with the new business and it marked the 1966 as a really important event in the contemporary national time frame: it was a time when the Dr. Joaquín Farnós Gauchía with his French partners inaugurated the Thermal Centre of Helium-marine of Benicàssim, hospitable area specialized in functional rehabilitation in the marine environment and the precursor of the appearing of the Hotel El Palasiet four years later.

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