Category: Wellness

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Zenz: Sustainable Hairdressing & Eco Beauty Since 1999

Zenz has been around for nearly 20 years, but this Copenhagen-based organic hairdressing chain continues to revolutionize the business. About a month ago, I went to have my first ever organic hair treatment – and I was quite surprised. Here’s why… Sponsored The…

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5 mindful (and historical) spots in Copenhagen

There are times when the need to unplug and eliminate the hustle and bustle of city life becomes overwhelming, but where does one go to find a quiet spot in the middle of a big city like Copenhagen? With these…

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Checking in at Les Marmottes in Les Gets: An Alpine Paradise

For decades, Les Gets has been a European favorite amongst winter sport enthusiasts, and maybe especially those with an infinity for French culture and idyllic mountain settings. But how’s it like during summer? And where should you stay to truly enjoy the beautiful…

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A Day Spa experience at Comwell Borupgaard (Denmark)

Just half an hour’s drive North of Copenhagen, a beautiful story of health, hospitality and gastronomy unfolds. Comwell Borupgaard is the name of an old manor house turned into a modern conference and spa hotel, where you can easily spend a weekend…

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5 spectacular meditation/mindfulness retreats in Europe

We all occasionally need to unwind from our hectic everyday life, hence the invention of meditation and mindfulness retreats. Embark on a journey of self-growth and inner peace in one of these five spectacular places: it’s an investment in yourself and…

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Samsø: A getaway for body, mind and soul

Often referred to as ‘the heart of Denmark’, Samsø is a small island with a lot of character. After my first visit last fall, I’ve been thinking about this gem quite a few times! Continue reading to find out why…

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Checking in: Alter Meierhof, Glücksburg

Some hotels captivate you from the moment you step inside the lobby. Alter Meierhof is such a place. For 17 years, the five star wellness hotel has been synonymous with well-being in its purest form. Come with me to a place that…

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Travel in style: Manicure

This post is dedicated to all the lovely ladies globetrotting around the world – or simply anyone with a weakness for a good manicure like myself. Having my nails done is a monthly ritual I can’t (and won’t) live without…

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5 luxurious spa hotels in Sweden

Sweden is not only well-known for its comfort and breathtaking nature; it’s a spa lovers paradise! From North to South: Here are five of my favorite spa hotels. Sponsored Ystad Saltsjöbad The southern-most region of Sweden is called ‘Skåne’, and here…

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Imodium: take care of your stomach when traveling

It can happen to anyone when traveling.  A bad stomach can basically ruin your entire holiday, but you can prevent or treat it with Imodium!  Sponsored What is Imodium?  Imodium is a drug that slows the rhythm of the digestion…