Make your holiday healthy!
Make your holiday healthy!
Once viewed as a minority dietary choice, veganism has since expanded to include a much larger, and fast growing, group of people seeking healthier food and a more enriching lifestyle. As a result, being a vegan is no longer seen as an inconvenience; it’s easy and accessible. To get into the vegan spirit, Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, is highlighting five great vegan stays across the world. So, make the most of your travels and really rejuvenate yourself with these healthy holidays.
The LifeCo Bodrum Well-Being Detox Center and Vegan Hotel, Golturkbuku, Turke
Situated in picturesque Türkbükü, a short walk from the Aegean Sea, Lifeco Well-Being Centre is a juice-fasting, vegan, detox retreat, which focuses on ways to boost health, lose weight, reduce stress and break harmful habits. The detox program is specially tailored to suit the needs of each individual guest. The program includes yoga, meditation, colon cleansing, steam room and infrared sauna, and guidance talks to help guests understand where body toxins come from.
Prinz Myshkin Parkhotel, Munich, Germany
The newly renovated Prinz Myshkin Parkhotel welcomes its guests in Munich’s first vegetarian hotel. In the restaurant ‘garden’ or terrace, guests are pampered with vegetarian and vegan breakfast, lunch and dinner from all over the world. As well as this, they cater for lactose free, gluten free and raw food diets.
Stanford Inn by the Sea, Mendocino, California
It wouldn’t be a health article without a mention of California! Located along the Mendocino coastline, this resort offers an indoor salt water pool, a hot tub and a restaurant. The luxurious rooms feature ocean views, rustic décor, plush linens and a fireplace. For those who want some wholesome entertainment the resort offers cooking classes, a wellness centre, free mountain bike rentals and yoga classes. The onsite restaurant, Raven’s, offers fresh, locally sourced vegan cuisine.
Bödele Alpenhotel, Schwarzenberg im Bregenzerwald, Austria
With direct access to ski slopes, cross-country ski runs and hiking trails, the modern Bödele Alpenhotel is just 3.7 miles from Schwarzenberg and 5 miles from Dornbirn. The hotel caters to guests with healthy vegan and vegetarian meals made using organic regional produce. A scenic lake with a small chapel is next to the hotel, and a ski bus to the Mellau-Damüls Ski Area stops right outside – perfection!
Casa Axis Mundi Raw and Vegan B&B, Valladolid, Mexico
Located on a quaint green property with an outdoor pool, lush gardens and beautiful sun terraces, Casa Axis offers guests everything you could want to rejuvenate; spiritual healing, Reiki training, meditation lessons, nutritional coaching and vegan cookery classes. Casa Axis serves vegan meals that focus on promoting health and detoxification. This is the ideal place to unwind and re fresh you’re mind body.