Archive for May, 2012

$299 for a Two-Hour Photo Booth Rental Starter Package from Pink Shutter Photobooths ($634 Value)

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
$299 for a Two-Hour Photo Booth Rental Starter Package from Pink Shutter Photobooths ($634 Value)

Photographs provide the only evidence that the past existed, aside from the outdated swear words used by grandparents, such as “huckster” and “aw, chestnuts.” Make history with this Groupon.

$299 for a Two-Hour Photo-Booth-Rental Starter Package ($634 Value)

  • Attendant to set up and staff booth
  • Room for up to 12 people
  • Unlimited 4"x6" prints and digital copies

Pink Shutter Photobooths

Each of Pink Shutter Photobooths's self-service memory capsules is equipped with a high-resolution, digital SLR camera. A touchscreen displays a live view of subjects as they try on props such as hats, masks, and sunglasses. Photo strips in limitless supply emerge from the booth's printer within 12 seconds, allowing for short lines and minute-by-minute updates on beard-growing competitions.

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$345 for a Six-Hour Winery Tour in a Stretch Limo for Up to Nine from Liberty Limousine ($750 Value)

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
$345 for a Six-Hour Winery Tour in a Stretch Limo for Up to Nine from Liberty Limousine ($750 Value)

Studying wine grapes in their natural habitat is much more enjoyable than exploring the dank, melancholy caverns of root beer's namesake. Stroll through blissful vineyards with this Groupon.

$345 for a Six-Hour Winery Tour in a Stretch Limo ($750 Value)

Up to nine passengers lounge in a sleek stretch limo as their chauffeur traces a route through wine country, stopping at vineyards to taste their signature wines (tasting fees not included) and smell their freshly washed glasses. Customers can either map their own selection of four to five wineries within a 60-mile radius of San Francisco or leave the itinerary to the knowledgeable driver. The six-hour trip includes a stop for lunch, either for a picnic that the group has brought along or for a meal of their choice along the way.

Groupon customers can also add on additional hours at $125 an hour.

Liberty Limousine

Liberty Limousine’s drivers treat passengers to luxurious cruises within sleek stretch limos, Lincoln Town Cars, and GMC SUVs. As chauffeurs navigate the streets and rollercoasters made of vines that run through San Francisco and Napa Valley, guests lounge in the spacious backseats while sipping complimentary soda and water.

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One or Three 90-Minute Swedish Massages at Wisdom Of Healing in Martinez (Up to 53% Off)

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
One or Three 90-Minute Swedish Massages at Wisdom Of Healing in Martinez (Up to 53% Off)

Getting a spa treatment is a great way to reward yourself, much like presenting yourself with a check for $1,000 worth of self-hugs (one). Thank you with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $55 for a 90-minute Swedish massage (a $110 value)
  • $155 for three 90-minute Swedish massages (a $330 value)

Wisdom Of Healing

The health specialists at Wisdom Of Healing aim to balance the body, mind, and soul with holistic treatments. Migraines and cluster headaches are eased with pressure-point therapy and an inflammation-reducing cold-stone treatment, and hot towels soothingly swaddle hands and feet. Patrons can also relax with the aid of an authentic Swedish massage, which employs gliding kneads to calm the nervous system and untangle anatomical half-hitches.

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Sushi and Other Japanese Fare for Lunch or Dinner at Shabu Sushi (Up to 52% Off)

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
Sushi and Other Japanese Fare for Lunch or Dinner at Shabu Sushi (Up to 52% Off)

For years, European merchants searched for a direct route to Asia, eventually burrowing through the earth and accidentally rediscovering Luxembourg. Quell your own inner rumblings with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $29 for $60 worth of sushi and other Japanese fare for lunch or dinner
  • $10 for $20 worth of sushi and other Japanese fare for lunch

The menu includes spicy tuna roll and sushi-nigiri combo meals ($21.95), spider rolls ($9.95), shrimp tempura ($6.95), and Shabu hot pot-style meals ranging from vegetarian to lamb.

Shabu Sushi

The chefs at Shabu Sushi create sushi and Japanese-style hot-pot meals made with bold, flavor-packed meats from beef to lamb. Dozens of sushi rolls and nigiri options tempt diners, in no small part because of the presentations that, like teens getting medical degrees to write notes excusing themselves from middle school, are elaborate. The roster of specialty sushi rolls includes the Lion King with eel, avocado, salmon, and cheese, and the staff prepares it fresh. All-you-can-eat Shabu meals for lunch and dinner merge the diner's choice of meats with assorted veggies, udon, rice, and ice cream for a brain-freezing finale.

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$59 for Three Oil-Change Packages at Dannicks Auto Care in Sunnyvale ($225 Value)

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
$59 for Three Oil-Change Packages at Dannicks Auto Care in Sunnyvale ($225 Value)

A car engine relies on fresh motor oil to decrease friction amongst its moving parts, who would otherwise bicker constantly over who is the sparkplug’s favorite. Promote the right kind of internal combustion with this Groupon.

$59 for Three Oil-Change Packages ($225 Value)

Infusions of brand-new oil protect moving parts, and tire rotations and inspections ensure long-term safety.

Dannicks Auto Care

For more than 20 years, the certified technicians at Dannicks Auto Care have employed their well-practiced expertise and factory-floor training to deftly repair and maintain a vast array of makes and models. Dannicks hires its mechanics based on their skill and integrity, without incentivizing unnecessary repairs or the conversion of autos into bipedal robots through commission contracts. Staff members regularly familiarize themselves with computerized auto technology, ensuring speedy, masterful work as they execute routine oil changes and wheel balances as well as complete transmission and engine overhauls.

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$59 for Hand Car Wash with Wax and Clay-Bar Treatment, Interior Wipe Down, and Vacuum at Precision Body Shop & Detail ($125 Value)

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
$59 for Hand Car Wash with Wax and Clay-Bar Treatment, Interior Wipe Down, and Vacuum at Precision Body Shop & Detail ($125 Value)

Driving a shiny car is a great way to experience luxurious transportation without the hassle of carving a carriage out of marble and training a yoke of peacocks to pull it. Keep your ride looking ritzy with this Groupon.

$59 for Hand Car Wash, Wax, and Clay-Bar Treatment ($125 Value)

After diligently hand washing exteriors, detailing technicians treat paint to a clay-bar treatment designed to remove surface contaminants, while creating a smooth, polished finish. Next, they hand wax surfaces to seal in shine and protect paint, and dress tires. The two-hour treatment wraps up with an interior vacuuming and wipe down.

For an additional $50, customers may opt for a polish or interior detail.

Precision Body Shop & Detail

Precision Body Shop & Detail’s trained technicians rejuvenate cars from bumper to bumper with repair and detail treatments. Detailing crews hand wash and wax exterior surfaces, removing contaminants and overspray with a clay-bar treatment. They spruce up interiors with swift vacuuming and wipe downs, or dispense deep-cleans with carpet-extraction cleaning and seat shampooing. In the auto-body shop, certified technicians mend or replace busted windshields, and remove dents caused by accidents, shopping carts, and revengeful exes. During lengthy services, drivers can take advantage of the shop’s free shuttle, which runs through the San Rafael or Colma Daly City areas. Additionally, each of Precision Body Shop & Detail's auto-body repairs come with a complimentary detail and a lifetime limited warranty for as long as the customer owns or pays alimony to the car.

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$32 for a Manicure and Pedicure with Salt Scrub and Hand-and-Foot Massage at Leann’s Nails in Alameda ($65 Value)

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
$32 for a Manicure and Pedicure with Salt Scrub and Hand-and-Foot Massage at Leann’s Nails in Alameda ($65 Value)

A pedicure is one of the best ways to get feet ready for a summer spent walking across sand at the beach or coals at a barbecue. Show off elegant paws with this Groupon.

$32 for a Manicure and Pedicure ($65 Value)

Each one-hour treatment includes a salt scrub to exfoliate skin and a relaxing hand-and-foot massage.

Leann’s Nails

Diligent nail technicians escort clients to cushioned pedicure thrones and manicure stations for a wide range of pampering services, including salt scrubs for exfoliation and hand-and-foot massages for relaxation.

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One or Two 60-Minute Massages at Ayjeré Salon (Up to 57% Off)

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
One or Two 60-Minute Massages at Ayjeré Salon (Up to 57% Off)

Having sore muscles, like wearing a suit of armor or signing a five-year lease, makes it difficult to move. Evict bodily stress with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $39 for one 60-minute massage (an $80 value)
  • $69 for two 60-minute massages (a $160 value)

Ayjeré Salon’s state-licensed massage therapist delivers full-body relief with a combination of Swedish and relaxation massage. She also incorporates deep-tissue techniques to help alleviate pain and maneuver stockpiled candy bars from the latissimus dorsi’s rigid grasp.

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$59 for Three Oil-Change Packages at Dannicks Auto Care in Sunnyvale ($225 Value)

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
$59 for Three Oil-Change Packages at Dannicks Auto Care in Sunnyvale ($225 Value)

Like toothbrushes and American vice presidents, motor oil is best changed every three months. Keep the engine of democracy running smoothly with this Groupon.

$59 for Three Oil-Change Packages ($225 Value)

Infusions of brand-new oil protect moving parts, while tire rotations and inspections ensure long-term safety.

Dannicks Auto Care

For more than 20 years, the certified technicians at Dannicks Auto Care have employed their well-practiced expertise and factory-floor training to deftly repair and maintain a vast array of makes and models. Dannicks hires its mechanics based on their skill and integrity, without incentivizing unnecessary repairs or the conversion of autos into bipedal robots through commission contracts. Staff members regularly familiarize themselves with computerized auto technology, ensuring speedy, masterful work as they execute routine oil changes and wheel balances, as well as complete transmission and engine overhauls.

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5 or 10 Fight Shape and Ground & Pound Kickboxing Classes at Crispim BJJ Barra Brothers in Pleasanton (Up to 81% Off)

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
5 or 10 Fight Shape and Ground & Pound Kickboxing Classes at Crispim BJJ Barra Brothers in Pleasanton (Up to 81% Off)

Like practicing the piano while leg-pressing another piano, martial arts help develop strength and discipline simultaneously. Bolster body and mind with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $29 for five Fight Shape and Ground & Pound kickboxing classes (a $100 value)
  • $39 for 10 Fight Shape and Ground & Pound kickboxing classes (a $200 value)

The Fight Shape and Ground & Pound kickboxing classes draw upon traditional mixed-martial-arts moves from muay thai, boxing, and Sancho to form a high-intensity workout designed to tone muscle and burn calories. Though these classes focus on MMA techniques, there is no sparring during the sessions.

Crispim BJJ Barra Brothers

Alexander Crispim, the muscular, prolific leader of Crispim BJJ Barra Brothers, presides over his blue-floored kingdom, watching as patrons battle one another with traditional brazilian jujitsu grappling techniques. Rows of heavy, black punching bags dangle between padded walls, all centered around the gym's main draw—the MMA cage, which is free of man-eating tigers. In addition to jujitsu, the gym offers a variety of combat-based programs including muay thai, boxing, and wrestling. Those looking for a high-intensity workout without the sparring can opt for MMA fitness classes, which turn traditional boxing and muay thai moves into aerobic routines to burn fat and build strength.

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