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Hoftuin – striving to make the city a bit more beautiful

Working on the Global Wellness Event NL 2016, we had several meetings in the Weesperstraat. And somehow we never before crossed over to the Hoftuin in the garden of the Hermitage, but now we did! A wonderful place, in the heart of the city, green and serene. A restaurant with a social vision…

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Loft Lifestyle Salon

When 3 skilled, uber-creative managers of AVEDA start their own Salon you get nothing but quality. That’s why visiting these hair artists and beauty professionals in Loft Lifestyle Salon is a guarantee for the real Mc.Coy ; they make the latest trends, styles and products work for you! Whatever service you look for, you can trust this inspiring and beautiful team offers you the best and makes the difference.

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Dutch Catch: Shellfish in Winter

The salty flavor associated with the WATER element – Winter Season, is not just about salt itself, but also mineral rich shellfish like oysters and sea vegetables. Salty flavors are used to strengthen the entire system. They build up the bones, increase stamina and will power.

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Derma2Care – Skin Therapists

Top quality, high performance and a track record for great results; these are just a few qualifications for the therapeutic skin- and laser treatments that founder Renske Ypma and her team are providing in the Derma2Care clinics, besides the warm personal care and attention.

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BBROOD – real Artisan Sourdough Bread

When aromas of freshly baked warm bread float into your nostrils, creating a longing for uncut, round Middle Age artisan breads, you might be in the neighbourhood of BBROOD. While walking near one of there shops, you easily smell your way.

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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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A mouthful of stories – Dutch Wine

We think this is actually the best way to enjoy wine, with friends and with good food. We unconsciously know that we are feeling well when surrounded by friends, great food and well produced wine. There are over 190 professional wine makers in The Netherlands! Dutch quality Wine!

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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.