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  • Announcing IMTEC 2019

    Announcing IMTEC 2019

      The 2019 International Medical Tourism & Healthcare Exhibition & Conference (IMTEC Oman) . This annual exhibition provides a platform for hospital groups, medical travel organizations and health services companies to increase their global presence and international patient network. It serves as …
  • The Healthy Shores of Majorca & Ibiza

    The Healthy Shores of Majorca & Ibiza

    Against a backdrop of sunshine, beaches, culture and gastronomy, the Balearic islands are prescribing medicinal additives to visitor experiences. From sports physiotherapy, fertility, dentistry, ophthalmology, preventive medicine, to dialysis facilities and increased private medical services, the islands have plans to …
  • A new wave of active lifestyle cruising on the horizon

    A new wave of active lifestyle cruising on the horizon

      Blue World Voyages is carving a new niche within the global cruise industry to promote “Active Lifestyle Cruising”. Scheduled for a summer 2019 launch in the Mediterranean, the inaugural ship will break from conventional cruising, with one entire deck …
  • How to beat those Winter Blues

    How to beat those Winter Blues

    As the summer months retire, cooler weather and shorter days can blow in those winter blues. To enhance moods and wellbeing during the colder months,  Kohler Waters Spa at the Old Course Hotel in Scotland has launched a range of …
  • Mountains bring a breath of fresh air for asthma sufferers

    Mountains bring a breath of fresh air for asthma sufferers

      With around 5 million people in the UK suffering from asthma and a startling rising death rate of 20 per cent in five years, cures and relief therapies are vital, especially after the 2018 summer with its heatwave, hay fever …
  • A-list treatments at the Kenshō Psarou Spa

    A-list treatments at the Kenshō Psarou Spa

    Beach treatments, a yacht menu or a Quartz Sand Bed, the new kid in town is the Psarou Beach Spa in Mykonos, offering spa indulgences powered by French luxury skincare brand CODAGE. First up is one of their signature treatments, …
  • An Expert’s View into Insomnia

    An Expert’s View into Insomnia

      Insomnia Having a good night’s sleep is dependent on our own individual sleep architecture but the amount and quality of our sleep is affected by a host of internal and external factors. The Healthcare Holiday interviewed Insomnia Expert & …
  • Holistic Hong Kong at the Four Seasons Hotels

    Holistic Hong Kong at the Four Seasons Hotels

    In sync with the changing world of wellness, the Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong is has launched its own Well Feeling initiative. Recognizing that the guests of today are increasingly mindful of their mental and physical wellbeing, the Hotel is taking a …
  • 360º Wellness Experience

    360º Wellness Experience

      Wellness reaches greater heights at the Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar  in Oman which brings the mountain to the Mind & Body.  This resort provides the earthy setting for guests to harness nature’s healing powers and an holistic approach …
  • Conrad Algarve Tailors Wellness Programmes

    Conrad Algarve Tailors Wellness Programmes

    This September Conrad Algarve is offering its guests personal fitness journeys with its seven new spa and fitness programmes using a holistic and innovative approach to help develop new lifestyle habits Whether individuals are looking to improve their mind and …

Reviews

  • Cocooned in comfort at Rudding Park & Spa

    Cocooned in comfort at Rudding Park & Spa

    There are cloisters and cobbled streets, a castle and listed Church, leafy Georgian avenues and Bettys Cafe Tea Rooms, according to my online research. Harrogate, is a Victorian Spa town and in its heyday a sought-after fashionable resort with curative …
  • The Healthy Shores of Majorca & Ibiza

    The Healthy Shores of Majorca & Ibiza

    Against a backdrop of sunshine, beaches, culture and gastronomy, the Balearic islands are prescribing medicinal additives to visitor experiences. From sports physiotherapy, fertility, dentistry, ophthalmology, preventive medicine, to dialysis facilities and increased private medical services, the islands have plans to …
  • River Cruising to Health

    River Cruising to Health

    A flute of sparkling wine or a glass of healing gemstone water, circuit training, yoga flow or afternoon tea? Tricky decisions. A fast-paced Vienna walking tour, a castle hill hike in Passau, an 18-mile bike tour to Durnstein, a gentle …
  • 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 …