Bucket List: Vietnam & my powerful Green Tea Scrub

Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Six Senses Resorts and Spas Con Dao
Six Senses Con Dao

Next up on my bucket list of must-visit spa destinations is Vietnam. While there are many well-known spa resorts located around Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi, I'm particularly interested in a little island called Con Dao. Never heard before? Yeah, me neither until I stumbled upon a travel magazine article that raves about its untouched beauty and lush tropical mangroves.

The Wellness Curator...

Friday, March 15, 2013
Print by Longfellowdesigns
Print by Longfellowdesigns

Yesterday these lyrics by the Rolling Stones popped up in my head and I sort of started meditating over it ever since. Do you get what you need instead of what you want right now? Think about it - once you embark on a journey of self-reflection you might just find new horizons opening up for you!

Bucket List: Bali & Nourishing Homemade Hair Mask

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Como Shambhala Bali
Como Shambhala Bali Estate

A little island that has been on my bucket list for many years now is Bali. Search for yoga & wellness retreats on the internet and you'll get at least 20 entries for this "heaven on earth" as yogis, surfers, hippies and world travelers call it. And it's such a shame I've never been there given how close I am (in a geographical and philosophical sense). Despite my meditational efforts, I often become jealous whenever friends or family brag about traveling there, participating in a cleansing yoga retreat, fun surf camp or re-enerizing spirit festival.

Current Objects of Bliss...

Wednesday, March 6, 2013
My current objects of bliss...

My favorite objects for blissful living this week are inspired by a recent hike with my friends - it was a rainy, cold and grey Saturday yet we were quite determined to head out and explore a rather unknown little island in Hong Kong. Our little excursion came to an end only after two hours when even my über active dog Lizzie decided it was a much better idea to return home, have some tea & biscuits and just relax instead:

The Wellness Curator...

Friday, March 1, 2013
My Dreamcatcher

"It is through your body that you realize you are a spark of divinity" - B.K.S. Iyengar