Wellness

Kumis: The Kyrgyz Cure-all

Nargiz Koshoibekova | June 22, 2018

This detox isn’t a spa. Kumis, a slightly alcoholic drink made of mare’s milk, is a peculiar facet of the hills and herds of nomad culture in Kyrgyzstan that will cure what ails you.

Asia Wins Big at World Spa Awards

Tyler Roney | January 5, 2018

From Vietnam’s plush JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Hotel, World Spa Awards were given to hotels from desert getaways in Abu Dhabi to shopping malls in Bali.

Wellness and Spirituality in Nepal

Remote Lands | May 18, 2016

Journey to the “roof of the world” and meditate on your impressions. A trip to Nepal offers even more than the opportunity to hike and trek some of the most spectacular scenery on the planet.

Asia’s Top 5 Luxury Wellness Retreats

Remote Lands | May 12, 2016

Our favorite wellness retreats include Ananda in the Himalayas, Shambahala Estate, Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landa Giravaaru, Kamalaya, and Chiva Som. Here, we’ll tell you why we like them so much.

Adventures of Spirituality and Wellness in Japan

Remote Lands | February 19, 2016

Embark on a journey to the land of the rising sun and open your mind to spiritual practices, ancient therapies and mind-blowing landscapes, for an effective reset and perhaps the opportunity to pick up a few life-altering new habits or ways of thinking.

Asia’s Top 5 Downtown Private Pool Resorts

Remote Lands | May 28, 2013

Whilst private pool rooms/villas are usually more associated with beach resorts, a growing number of urban properties in Asia are including private pool accommodation in their product offerings. Here are 5 of our favourites…