Staff picks: Healthy holidays to beat the winter bulge
As the days become shorter and the mercury falls, one's resolve to exercise and eat healthily tends to dissolve into a roster of calorific comfort food and couch time. Similarly, most holidays are rife with temptation and waist-widening hazards (indulgent dining, pool-side lounging, and so on…).
With that in mind, we've handpicked our top five winter escapes that seamlessly combine active pursuits with sheer relaxation and fun to keep that dreaded kilo creep in check!
OUR TOP 5 HEALTHY HOLIDAYS
1. WATERSPORTS FOR WELLNESS IN MEXICO
Snorkelling, kayaking, beachcombing, paddle boarding – the list goes on. Costeau's Aquarium of the World
in the amazing Sea of Cortes is a water lover's paradise. Travel to the place where famous French oceanographer Jacques Cousteau led numerous expeditions for the active adventure of a lifetime. The region is renowned for its abundance in marine life, so swimmers, snorkellers and divers will be well positioned to experience the richness of this underwater world. There are also opportunities to hike inland and partake in other fun and wholesome activities, from bird watching to stargazing.
2. sOAK UP THE 'SUNSHINE VITAMIN' IN TAHITI
Our Tahiti Heavenly Duo
exotic island getaway is the perfect blend of low-impact exercise and play. French Polynesia is a mesmerising wonderland of reef-fringed islands and translucent aqua lagoons. Shamelessly chic and seductive, between stints of pure relaxation take a long stroll on the beach to soak up some of those Vitamin D-rich rays, swim laps in your own private beach villa infinity pool, or go snorkelling in the coral gardens and the turquoise lagoons that litter the island.
3. WORLD-CLASS HIKING MEETS PURE LUXURY IN PERU
Trekking the legendary Inca trail is considered a feat of endurance and an achievement. You can now experience this spectacular beauty with the added comfort of luxury facilities on our Peru Luxury Inca Trail
journey. Among the luxurious draw cards, travellers can look forward to mouth-watering exotic cuisine, fine wines, plus daily pampering by a professional masseuse.
4. OUTDOORS TO ORGANIC IN CANADA
The British Columbia Ranch & Resort Combo
mixes the wholesome outdoorsy fun and beauty of the British Columbian wilderness with the luxury and indulgence of an island resort getaway. Be spoilt with plenty of exciting activity options, relaxation opportunities and impeccable service. Visitors can look forward to horseback riding, fishing, organic pasture-to-plate cuisine and optional hikes.
5. HOLISTIC HOLIDAY IN INDIA
Plunge into the world of yoga and meditation on a quest towards self-realisation on our Yoga with Spirituality
trip. This six day journey in Delhi combines the spiritual sites with an intensive schedule of yoga and meditation. You will leave feeling rejuvenated and refreshed.
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