Once known as a place of all-night partying, the Balearic island of Mallorca has long since shaken its booze-fuelled reputation and has transformed into a wellness lover’s best kept secret synonymous with nature, health food and rustic beach living. Sound like your cup of tea? We’ve rounded up some of the best wellness activities this enchanting isle has in store.
Take it back to basics, before the skyscrapers of Bangkok and the oxygen tanks for deep sea-diving, and venture north to Thailand’s second city, Chiang Mai. Discover a land of temples, jungles, ruins and mountains, of festivals and celebrations – and, of course, markets. The former capital of the Lan Na kingdom, Chiang Mai has stayed true to its heritage whilst embracing the modernism of today.
From millenary massages in Thailand to Japanese Zen meditation, through to bathing rituals in Turkey, here are just a few examples of how wellness has become a part of the fabric of a country’s identity.
With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, it’s the ideal time to treat yourself and your loved one to a romantic city break or getaway for two. Whether you’re planning on taking a partner or a friend, we’ve homed-in on the top romantic destinations in Europe.
There’s more to a spa break than simply finding the nearest posh hotel; in fact, around the world there exist spa traditions set to pamper you silly, in surroundings that will leave you breathless. Discover our top-tip wellbeing destinations for unforgettable escapism.
The importance of taking time out to recharge and reconnect for both our physical and mental wellbeing is hugely important. For many, yoga is the key and imparts a multitude of benefits to your physical and mental health. So, grab your mat and we’ll take you on a journey to some of the best destinations for a little ‘yin’ and ‘yang’.
These Golden State film spots are fast-tracking their way onto tourists’ must-see lists quicker than you can say ‘action’. Here’s a rundown of the California filming locations you can enjoy front-row access to, no backstage pass required.
Prepare to take in the magnitude of sights that await you on the USA’s West Coast. Hiring a car in the states is somewhat of a necessity, but it bestows on you the freedom to explore so much more than you would by simply staying in one major city. San Francisco is an excellent starting place for the perfect Cali road trip, so buckle up and let’s begin.
With its miles of scenic countryside, brimming with all the old-world charm you’d expect from a county that’s home to one of the UK’s oldest settlements, Wiltshire boasts a line-up of walks worthy of their own place in the history books. Here are some of our favourites:
Finding thoughtful gifts can be challenging, especially around Christmas. Gifting experiences is an increasingly popular trend and we can’t think of anything we’d rather give (or receive) than a Secret Escapes gift voucher. Here are just some ideas for how they can use it.