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  • Peruvian Healing

    Peruvian Healing

    From healing spa treatments from indigenous Andean plants and herbs to cleansing ceremonies bathed in mystical culture, the Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel is offering wellness experiences that allow guests to connect with the cosmic energy of ancient Peruvian civilisations, while …
  • Mexican Mindfulness

    Mexican Mindfulness

    Mindfulness is a mental state achieved by focusing awareness on the present moment. Mexico’s Mayan civilisation were masters at mindfulness, constantly observing their surroundings and the stars, studying rhythm and flow of the Universe to understand the meaning of life. …
  • Wellness takes root in Al Zorah, Ajman

    Wellness takes root in Al Zorah, Ajman

    Al Zorah, a premier mixed-use development by Solidere International and the Government of Ajman, sets another milestone with EZ Wellness Centre at the ground-breaking ceremony of the inaugural EZ Wellness Centre in the GCC region to be operated by The …
  • Wellness journeys in Sri Lanka

    Wellness journeys in Sri Lanka

    The Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort is offering 7-day wellness journeys based on the guiding philosophies of Ayurveda, and designed to balance and nourish mental and physical health. With coconut palms lining the Sri Lankan coastline, this is a place …
  • Dubai’s Healthy Partnership

    Dubai’s Healthy Partnership

    World-class spas, wellness centres and health facilities will be key to the new partnership between Emirates Holidays and the Dubai Health Authority’s Health Tourism Council who are joining forces to offer visitors tailor-made health and wellness holidays in Dubai. With …
  • A Focus on Wellness at The Arabian Travel Market

    A Focus on Wellness at The Arabian Travel Market

    It’s easy to talk about wellness but very different to experience it. Wellness is not an isolated event, travel is not just a trip. Combined, wellness travel has followed the experiential route where guests have tried and tested cultural paths, …
  • Wellness in the Caribbean

    Wellness in the Caribbean

    The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has declared 2018 as the Year of Wellness and Rejuvenation. The region’s diverse tropical landscape with mountain ranges, valleys and volcanoes, provide a range of opportunities for all ages and physical abilities from health walks …
  • Exhibiting Health and Wellness Tourism at The Arabian Travel Market

    Exhibiting Health and Wellness Tourism at The Arabian Travel Market

    What do James Bond, King Herod the Great, Audrey Hepburn and Antonio Banderas have in common. If you attended the Arabian Travel Market in Dubai this year, the answer was clearly exhibited throughout the show in the form of Wellness. …
  • Wellness gets a health check at Arabian Travel Market 2018

    Wellness gets a health check at Arabian Travel Market 2018

    Wellness is an all-embracing industry sector with a wealth of health and lifestyle dimensions.  Within it, the spa sector has a defined place and purpose but spas are no longer the preserve of the luxury market and for successful growth, …
  • Ayurveda, the European way

    Ayurveda, the European way

    Editor’s Review It has been a very busy year so far and it’s starting to show. I’m eating more of the wrong foods to cope with looming deadlines, my mobile takes priority, my weight is nudging the scales and my …

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  • Ayurveda, the European way

    Ayurveda, the European way

    Editor’s Review It has been a very busy year so far and it’s starting to show. I’m eating more of the wrong foods to cope with looming deadlines, my mobile takes priority, my weight is nudging the scales and my …
  • EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW SERIES: FACIAL REJUVENATION

    EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW SERIES: FACIAL REJUVENATION

    THE HEALTHCARE HOLIDAY -EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEWS  INTERVIEWEE: DAVID ALESSI – ALESSI INSTITUTE TOPIC: FACIAL REJUVENATION As facial rejuvenation is increasingly becoming a sought-after cosmetic treatment, The Healthcare Holiday wanted to seek professional advice to share with you We contacted Dr Alessi, …
  • Chewing Over A Modern Mayr Cure at Park Igls, Austria

    Chewing Over A Modern Mayr Cure at Park Igls, Austria

    My happiest New Year fantasy is to wake up back at the Park Igls Hotel in the Austrian Tyrol, all set to be cosily eased into a Modern Mayr Cure – making me healthier, fitter & thinner for 2018! The …
  • The Healing Waters of Bath

    The Healing Waters of Bath

    Dip your toe into the therapeutic waters of Bath for a reflection of a Roman era. Echoing a bygone time, it’s easy to imagine servants carrying vessels of mineral rich water, bathing in the warm waters that promise miraculous healing …
  • A Designer Touch

    A Designer Touch

    Editor’s Review: Versace clothing, jewellery, eyewear,  fragrances….. Welcome to Versace hospitality, to the Versace Palazzo in Dubai styling furniture, furnishings and paintings in this fashion branded hotel which stands smartly in the heart of Dubai’s developing Culture Village. Step into …
  • The Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai

    The Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai

    Editor’s Review: A Spa with a story to tell …. We have read tales of nomads crossing the desert in search of an oasis to revive and rejuvenate them for their onward journey. Today, searching for such finds has become …
  • Unveiling the refurbished Preidlhof Luxury Spa Resort

    Unveiling the refurbished Preidlhof Luxury Spa Resort

    Award-winning luxury health and spa resort, Preidlhof in South Tyrol, Italy has reopened following a €6 million luxury refurbishment. Overseen by Austrian designer, Reinhard Köck, Preidlhof’s refurbishment will see the the unveiling of 36 new luxury suites and five luxury …
  • May we have your tension please…..

    May we have your tension please…..

    Deep in the heart of Suffolk lies the pretty village of Lavenham with its crooked buildings dating back to medieval times. Woven between quaint teashops and art galleries sits the Swan Hotel, camouflaged by its age-old timber structure. Inside with …
  • ESPALife at The Corinthia

    ESPALife at The Corinthia

    My arrival is greeted with a warm chamomile tea and a gentle smile. The reception looks like a setting for Chanel – all champagne and shiny black marble with an imposing statue. It is calm, tranquil and luxurious. EspaLife is …
  • Groupe Floirat introduces Wellness Programme at La Réserve

    Groupe Floirat introduces Wellness Programme at La Réserve

    Located in the heart of the Basque countryside, the property invites guests to experience the most soothing yet nurturing breaks with a new wellness programme. Offerings will include various packages incorporating a revitalising two-night stay, fun fitness activities for guests …