January is a great time to treat yourself to a post-Christmas detox and get rid of all the leftover stress and mince pie weight, so with the help of our friends at Wellbeing Escapes the team at maiden-voyage.com, have put together some of our favourite healthy holiday destinations to help you get back on track for the New Year.
1. Boost your energy and cleanse your body at Ti Sana, Italy
An exclusive detox programme at Ti Sana will leave you with bright eyes, a beaming complexion, a toned physique and a brand new positive outlook that you just can’t put a price on.
2. Award winning spa UK breaks in the UK at Rockliffe Hall, Darlington
Lounge in the stunning thermal suite at Rockliffe Hall between dreamy treatments before zenning out in the cosy sleep retreat without the need to leave the country.
3. Escape to peace and tranquility at La Clairière, France
Found in the Alsace region of France in the middle of a lush, green forest, La Clairière is an eco-spa hotel whose holistic approach to wellbeing focuses on three key elements: Nature, Energy & Inspiration. La Clairière offers a great getaway for anyone looking to unwind in beautiful and peaceful surroundings after a hectic Christmas.
4. Get that rosy glow at Intercontinental Geneva
Spend a day on the slopes close to Geneva before checking-in to a Lake View Suite, swim in the outdoor heated swimming pool and serious pampering at the Clarins Institute and Day Spa, perfect for a winter rosy glow.
5. Fitness and Fun at laidback Phuket Cleanse in Thailand
Phuket Cleanse is surrounded by nationally protected jungle-covered mountains. This is one of those rare and wonderful places that can truly transform your life. Eat nutrient-rich raw foods, and relax with herbal steam sessions, and massages in your own bedroom.
6. Me time in Menorca at Biniarroca
A personal warm welcome awaits you from British artist Lindsay Mullen at this unique little boutique hotel, a popular retreat and regular host to stressed out city women. Packages can be tailored to include yoga, meditation and massage in beautiful surroundings.
7. Affordable comfort close to home with Middle Piccadilly, UK
Finding wellness doesn’t always mean having to board a plane. Found in the peace and serenity of the beautiful Dorset countryside, history, nature and comfort combine at Middle Piccadilly. I love the idyllic setting of Middle Piccadilly and, after an expensive Christmas, it is the perfect Wellbeing Escape without the luxury price tag.
8. Detox your mind at Madhyamaka, Pocklington
Retreat to a Buddhist meditation centre in the heart of North Yorkshire to cleanse your mind and raise your intuition, leave the technology at home for a weekend, the results may be startling and life-changing.
9. Try Ayurveda at Schloss Pichlarn, Austria
In the picturesque setting of Austria’s ‘Styrian Ennstal’ valley, at the foot of Grimming Mountain this magical and romantic landscape is abundant with natural beauty. Prepare to fall under its spell.
10. New Year, New Challenge at Institute de Francais
There’s no better way to clear the mind, raise confidence and see life a little differently than a new mental challenge such as learning a new language. Learn French on the Cote d’Azur overlooking the beautiful Villefranche harbour.