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  • The ‘Ayurbodha’ treatment in Kerala

    The ‘Ayurbodha’ treatment in Kerala

     Introducing ‘Ayurbodha’, a new offering from Kerala Tourism Development Corporation (KTDC) aimed at blending tourism and the knowledge of Ayurveda. Under this new initiative, the traveller can stay at any of the KTDC resorts located in Kerala and learn about …
  • The Caribbean to reinvigorate wellness tourism

    The Caribbean to reinvigorate wellness tourism

    The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has declared 2018 the Year of Wellness and Rejuvenation in the Caribbean. “For those who focus on renewing body and spirit, the options are virtually endless; from beachfront workouts and yoga retreats, to wellness resorts …
  • Cliveden is honoured to back on the spa scene

    Cliveden is honoured to back on the spa scene

    Cliveden Spa, was awarded the accolade of ‘Best New or Back on the Scene Luxury Spa’ in the annual Condé Nast Johansens 2018 Awards for Excellence. The opening of The Cliveden Spa in July 2017 marked the completion of a …
  • Blind Therapists shine light on Shinta Mani Spas in Cambodia

    Blind Therapists shine light on Shinta Mani Spas in Cambodia

    Cambodia hotel group, Shinta Mani Hotels, has introduced a programme to train and employ local blind people to work as massage therapists in the hotels’ spa. This initiative provides the therapists with an opportunity to earn an income which may not …
  • National Spa Week Offers

    National Spa Week Offers

    National Spa Week highlights the importance of time for you. Indulge in one (or several) of the many therapies and pampering experiences offered by enticing facilities. National Spa Week runs from October 30th – 5th November. UK Rudding Park Spa, …
  • His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Richard Gere choose the tranquillity of Bagni di Pisa, Tuscany

    His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Richard Gere choose the tranquillity of Bagni di Pisa, Tuscany

    The Bagni di Pisa in Tuscany was the headquarters for a three-day event in Tuscany exploring Buddhist philosophy and psychology, led by His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama and attended by practicing Buddhist, actor and humanitarian activist Richard Gere. As …
  • Cruising for wellness

    Cruising for wellness

    Wellness is making waves. Forget the confines of the traditional massage table, wooden sauna and crowded steam room, facilities are now drifting out to sea. Many cruise-lines are embracing the wellness concept with a more holistic lifestyle attitude with integrated …
  • An A – Z of Medical Spas in Europe

    An A – Z of Medical Spas in Europe

    DENMARK The Place: Kurhotel Skodsburg, North Zealand, Copenhagen Kurhotel Skodsborg is situated in a beautiful part of North Zealand, the wealthiest area of Copenhagen in between the ocean and the forest, also bordering Dyrehaven, one of the most exquisite UNESCO Heritage nature reserves …
  • Return to Wellness this National Spa Week with Thermae Bath Spa

    Return to Wellness this National Spa Week with Thermae Bath Spa

    Throughout National Spa Week 2017, Thermae Bath Spa is proving its wellness credentials with a series of special events designed to celebrate the wellbeing, history and culture synonymous with one of the Great Spas of Europe. And most of the …
  • Silvotherapy – the art of Tree Hugging in Italy

    Silvotherapy – the art of Tree Hugging in Italy

    Hugging a tree could seriously improve the quality of your life as demonstrated by a new package offered by Adler Dolomiti’s “Yoga & The Healing Power of Trees” This three-night half-board package includes two sessions of outdoor yoga amid the …

Reviews

  • 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 …