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The Secret to Stress-Free Aging

By Jo Foley This story originally appeared in the Hotels, Resorts and Spas issue of Elite Traveler. Need help managing the process of aging? Spas around the world offer a wealth of programs designed to do just that. It’s a three-letter word that causes more anxiety and panic than any word three times its length: age. As a noun, “age” describes […]

Obligatory Me-Time: 9 Ways to Relax and Unwind

Taking care of yourself is a necessity, not a luxury. Our lives are stressful enough, and with the busy holiday season a faint memory away it’s time to take some time out to relax and regain our energy for the New Year ahead. For instant happiness, try these top expert tips. Have a luxury soak If everyone made it their […]

11 Best Nail Colors For Winter: Sparkle this Party Season

There’s nothing more satisfying than buying a new shade of gorgeous lacquer. And with festivities in full swing, there’s no better time to update your manicure. This season is all about sparkly golds and silvers, eye-catching glitter and warm and rich berry colors. For us though, quality is just as important as the color. These long lasting, luxury polishes will […]

7 Gorgeous Winter Candles You Need In Your Life

There’s nothing more satisfying than a beautifully scented candle. The scent of warm seasonal spices, pine, cinnamon and other wonderful things is a sure-fire way to get us snuggled up and cozy on the sofa. Just what we need on a chilly winter’s evening… Plus, it makes a fabulous last-minute gift for family and friends. Here’s our season’s top picks to choose from. Jo Malone, Orange […]

Stay Energized: Best Exercises for Long Haul Flights

The consequences of a long haul flight can leave you feeling tired and groggy, not to mention the increased risk of developing travel-related deep vien thrombosis (DVT). Hours of no movement and confined spaces means your blood circulation becomes stagnant, reducing oxygen levels in the blood and often causing swelling around the foot and ankles. However, there are plenty of things you can […]

Beauty 101: How To Survive The Festive Party Season

It’s true that our skin woes reach a peak during the festive season. Canapé laden feasts, flowing champagne, late nights and of course, the end of year stress, all come at the most unwelcoming of times, but fear not, Elite Traveler is here to help. From re-stashing your beauty arsenal to investing in a good quality detoxing supplement, there are plenty of tips […]

Relax & Unwind: World’s Best Yoga Retreats

If you’re looking for a place to unplug, unwind and experience the purity of life, look no further than a luxury yoga retreat. From the blue Aegean Sea to the tropical rain forests of Indonesia, the true yogic design and culture of these retreats promise to give you an unimaginable yoga experience. Time to reconnect with your inner goddess… here […]