Monthly Archives: April 2017

Hotel Das Rübezahl, Schwangau

The fabled castle of Neuschwanstein is probably on many a traveller’s bucket list. Set against the mesmerising backdrop of the Bavarian Alps and lake Alpsee, the 19th-century castle looks as though it belongs in a fairy tale. If you’re planning a visit, one of the best places to stay is the Hotel Das Rübezahl

Hotel Kitzhof Mountain Design Resort, Kitzbühel

Inspired by old Tyrolean farmhouses, the elegant Hotel Kitzhof Mountain Design Resort combines natural splendour with quirky design. Showcasing the region’s natural beauty, expect locally sourced materials in everything from furnishing to food, incorporating the best of the Tyrol, from its crafts to panoramas and people. Drawing inspiration from the timbered lodges of the region, this country gem is just a five-minute walk from the glamorous heart of town.

Guilt-Free Luxury

Offering sustainable luxury without compromising comfort is Jetwing Yala, one of the winners at the 2016 Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific (HICAP) Sustainable Hotel Award

Philippe Hennessy

Pevonia International’s president and CEO on a tailored approach to specific skin concerns

Provençal Warmth

Spa L’Occitane by the Bay is the first of its kind on the West Coast. The 6,200sqft sanctuary combines the brand’s authentic ingredients from the South of France with traditional massage therapies. Coupling modern elegance and Provençal warmth, the design features a waiting area complemented by scenic portraits, giving guests a glimpse into the natural beauty of the French countryside. Guests can choose from holistic rituals incorporating beloved products and natural ingredients such as lavender, verbena and immortelle for a delightful pampering

Personal Paradise

A part of the new Six Senses Zil Pasyon, Six Senses Spa Zil Pasyon brings contemporary architecture to the island highlighting sustainable processes with regular visits from wellness practitioners

Apple of My Eye

Aptly named for its surrounding apple trees and nature, Apfelhotel Torgglerhof’s new Wellness and Sauna merges into the landscape and forms an extension to the garden, its green exterior appearing as a hill

Action Packed

Since its rebranding from Langham Place to The Cordis in 2015, the urban hotel has reopened its Health Club

Decléor’s Aromessence Magnolia Oil Serum

Made of magnolia and ginger essential oils, peony extract, lychee, rhodiola, hazelnut and jojoba botantical oils, Decléor’s Aromessence Magnolia Oil Serum is composed of 100 per cent natural ingredients for skin that looks plump and firm with a veil of luminosity. Use gentle yet firm massage strokes for best results

Babor’s Reversive Anti-ageing Serum

A few drops of Babor’s Reversive Anti-ageing Serum can help turn back the clock. Packed with active ingredients including Lumicol for luminosity, ‘reverse’ actives, plant stem cells and active marine ingredients, the formula plumps the skin while evening lines and wrinkles, with the delightful aroma of rose