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TRENDS / April 10, 2023
Trend Watch Emotional Wellness: Mental Wellbeing as a Destination
Wellness - we know and love it. Less known, however, is the trend of the so-called emotional wellness: here the mental health is the focus of the vacation.
TRENDS / April 10, 2023
Trend Watch Digital Detox: Even in 2023, We'll be Vacationing Without Smartphones & Co.
Not at all new, but still as topical as ever: digital detox. What's behind the trend and why it's still so important in 2023.
TRENDS / 21 March 2023
Trend Watch Psammotherapie: The Craze VIPs Swear By
The latest spa trend is actually ancient. Psammotherapy is a treatment that is said to have already been appreciated by Cleopatra.
TRENDS / 19 January 2023
Trend Watch: Liquid Healing
Sunbathing on the lounger, reading, relaxing and getting healthy at the same time? Liquid Healing is designed to make just that possible.
TRENDS / January 11, 2023
Trend Watch Curanderismo: The Power of an Ancient Tradition
The Latin American healing tradition is becoming increasingly popular in Europe. We reveal what it entails and who it's suitable for.
TRENDS / December 19, 2022
Trend Watch: Hairspa
Rossano Ferretti is considered the mastermind of an entire industry. Stars like Angelina Jolie and Jennifer Lawrence vie for an appointment with the Italian coiffeur. We reveal what all the hype is about.
TRENDS / September 20, 2022
Urban Wellness: The Best Spa Experiences in the Center of Vibrant Cities
Out of the woods and into the city: wellness is making its way into the world's urban centers. Hotel chains such as Aman, Six Senses and One&Only prove that there's definite demand for relaxing retreats in the midst of bustling cities.
TRENDS / August 30, 2022
Wellness Hotlist: 5 New Trends From Around the World
Some wellness concepts come and go, but these five innovative programs, treatments and retreats might have come to stay.
TRENDS / August 27, 2022
Trend Watch Shinrin-Yoku: The Japanese Practice of Forest Bathing
In Japan, immersing yourself in a lush green forest has been a popular practice for years – "Shinrin-Yoku" is even considered an official form of therapy. Now forest bathing is also finding its way into the wellness sector in the Western world.
TRENDS / August 7, 2022
Trend Watch: This is what aromatherapy 2.0 can do
For a long time now, aromatherapy has been more than just using essential oils for spa treatments: the age-old tradition is being further developed by finding new ways to help people gain an improved sense of well-being. This is aromatherapy 2.0.
TRENDS / July 23, 2022
Trend Watch Thalasso: The power of the sea
Immersed in the salty waters of the sea, with your skin covered in soothing algae or nourishing mud, experience the power of Thalasso, the spa movement that's becoming increasingly popular. We reveal what's behind the trend.
TRENDS / 11 May 2022
Cruise with superstar Gwyneth Paltrow: Goop at Sea
Celebrity Cruises is taking on Gwyneth Paltrow as a wellbeing consultant and is inviting the actress on a cruise in September.
TRENDS / April 6, 2022
OTIVM: The special art of pampering
With OTIVM, Silversea Cruises is taking relaxation and wellness to a new level. The exclusive wellness concept was inaugurated on the new Silver Dawn.
TRENDS / 23 February 2022
Trend Watch: Everything you need to know about Holistic Wellness
Body, mind, soul and emotions in harmony: Holistic Wellness treats people not as a mere sum of their parts, but in their entirety. A trend that does quite a bit of good. PLUS: our Top 5 Leading Retreats for Holistic Wellness.
TRENDS / 10 February 2022
From fasting to detox
The millennia-old tradition of therapeutic fasting and modern eating cultures away from the mainstream are enjoying increasing popularity today. As a counterpoint to the rapidly changing times, the gentle methods ground and at the same time offer deceleration. A 'best of' fasting and detox, plus the best hotels!