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  • Visiting Masters of Health in Vietnam

    Visiting Masters of Health in Vietnam

      Chakra balancing, energy healing and yoga sound journeys, The Nam Hai, The Four Seasons Resort in Vietnam, has announced the Visiting Masters  of Health Programme in the coming months. The tailored specialist experiences take place in the resort’s Heart Of The …
  • Wellness Festival Announced in Mauritius in May 2019

    Wellness Festival Announced in Mauritius in May 2019

    A new Wellness Festival will take place in Mauritius on the 3rd-5th May 2019 which is the first of its kind on the island and in the region. Organised by Heritage Resorts the festival embraces wellness in connection with nature, …
  • Scotland – A Wellness Holiday Destination

    Scotland – A Wellness Holiday Destination

    Joining other destinations around the globe, Scotland is targeting the wellness traveller to benefit from its breath-taking scenery, fresh revitalising air and the outdoor and adventurous activities its land offers. Adapting itself to the growing traveller demand for “wellness” holidays, …
  • New Longevity Health & Wellness Hotel to open in Portugal

    New Longevity Health & Wellness Hotel to open in Portugal

    A state-of-the-art wellness centre is scheduled to open later this year in Alvor, Portugal. Heralded as the first of its kind to embrace modern integrative and regenerative medicine, it will offer the most advanced wellness and preventative diagnostics, therapies and …
  • Wellness On The Rock

    Wellness On The Rock

    Wellness comes in many forms. It maybe the calming waters of a floating cruise liner, a relaxing treatment in a spa or a cultural experience to revitalise the mind. A change is as good as a rest so add to …
  • 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 …

Reviews

  • Natural wellness sparkles in Hotel Plunhof’s stylish Spa Minera

    Natural wellness sparkles in Hotel Plunhof’s stylish Spa Minera

    Swimming with snowflakes, floating by flames, massaged with stones, pummelled with rollers and immersed in the smoke of burning bark.  Wellness takes on the natural elements at the sparkling new Spa Minera at Hotel Plunhof, peaking out of the Stubai …
  • Wellness On The Rock

    Wellness On The Rock

    Wellness comes in many forms. It maybe the calming waters of a floating cruise liner, a relaxing treatment in a spa or a cultural experience to revitalise the mind. A change is as good as a rest so add to …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …