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Can a Hammam treatment prevent us from colds and flu?

WELLNESS TIP: Our bodies are highly dependent on the strength of our immune system and the body’s ability to kill invading viruses when it comes to preventing colds and flu in the Fall en Winter season. One of the natural and very soothing remedies that can boost our immune system in this time of the year is – besides healthy food and nutrition, moderate exercise, enough sleep and relaxation – a well done Hammam treatment.

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Rooftop Wellbeing at W Amsterdam

W Hotels debuted recently in the Netherlands with the opening of the W Amsterdam. We went to see it and it is breathtaking in every possible way. The hotel brings definitely the W brand’s distinctive New York energy that we love and know so well at ConsumingPassions.

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Conscious Hotels – Hip, friendly, green & fun

Conscious Hotels integrates sustainability into their offerings in exciting and inventive ways. Sustainability at Conscious Hotels is defined as minimizing the use of natural energy resources, water, waste and pollution. They offer their guests a positive choice supporting environmental care and charity.

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Being Conscious – as a Hotel. Trends in Travel

As travelers’ interest in environmentally friendly - conscious - holidays continues to grow, so does the number of innovative travel experiences on offer.The travel industry contributes to a significant amount of waste and pollution. While many travelers do care about the environment, a personal lack of action only increases their desire for hotels to be environmentally considerate. Travelers expect the [...]
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The Bubbly and Lively energy of the Summer in Ibiza

The warmth of summer gives us the power to fully celebrate life in its abundance. We went to Ibiza for summer inspirations and a lot of food. The amazing thing about Ibiza is that you have so many options to live life to the fullest, the way you appreciate it. Being known to some as an island many, many people visit living a hedonistic lifestyle, Ibiza can also be a place tranquil, laid-back, simple and oh so relaxing!

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When Art becomes Food

Gastronomy as a unique sensorial experience. When arts becomes food, food becomes art and emotion takes the lead. What some creative chefs do blows our mind. Sublimotion in Ibiza is truly evoking the senses! “Food is ultimately about emotion, and emotion goes beyond taste” – French chef Paul Pairet, founder ULTRAVIOLET in Shanghai. [..]

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Spectacular Popup Terrace – Panoramic View Amsterdam

The Japanese artist Taturo Atzu created a spectacular popup terrace on the Old Church in Amsterdam. A unique view of the intricate street pattern of the old Amsterdam city centre. Fascinated by contrasts that touch each other, the Japanese artist Taturo Atzu (Nagoya, 1960) first public project in the Netherlands centres around the historic weather vane and the small roof turret (with the Angelus Clock) of the Oude Kerk in Amsterdam.