A guide to global spa trekking
With more exotic and unusual spa treatments to choose from than ever before, 2014 is the year of the spa trek. Award-winning spa reviewer Jessica Baldwin gives us a whirlwind tour of this year’s must-visit wellness destinations.
Jermyn Street, London
Home to perfumers, barbers, tailors, and a certain Fortnum & Mason department store, this oft-overlooked London street revels in its long history and quirkiness.
24 Hours in Miami
Often referred to as ‘The Capital of Latin America’, Miami boasts the largest Spanish-speaking population in the USA, with its every corner emanating a Latin buzz. Couple that with year-round temperate weather (thanks to the Gulf Stream ocean current), and you have the ideal place for a US vacation.
Spring is often Chicago’s shortest season. It’s also one of the most pleasant times to visit the city, with its...
US roller coasters
The first roller coaster was patented in 1885. Ever since, roller coasters have pushed the limits of speed, height, and corkscrewing improbability. Feel the need for speed? Here are some of the world’s most...read more
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More than half the world’s mango crop is grown in India, and fortunately for us, it’s just coming into season. Here...
What to eat this summer
Along with being one of the most fun seasons of the year for outdoor activity, summer can also be one of the most dangerous for the body, due to exhaustion, dehydration, and sun damage. It is often said that you...read more
Fighting the summer frizz
Frizz isn’t fun, and the summer inevitably brings out untamed locks and those annoying fly-aways that can’t be calmed. The first step to combating any problem is understanding what causes it, and in the case...read more
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A concise guide to summer skincare
Winter is over, so throw out your thick, greasy moisturiser and opt for one that is oil-free, has plenty of SPF, and evens out your skin tone as it naturally darkens with the sun. Since even the best foundation...read more