This is one of the most anticipated and indulgent holidays you’ll ever take, so naturally expectations are high. Once-in-a-lifetime experiences such as champagne picnics on uninhabited islands, diving with whale sharks and staying in over-water villas with their own chef tend have long lured happy couples. But now action and adventure are a top priority for newlyweds who have already taken sun, sea and sand holidays together numerous times – anything from gorilla encounters in Uganda to tandem skydiving in New Zealand. And twin-centre honeymoons – city and spa, safari and sand – are also very popular. Some things never go out of honeymoon style, though: a big bed, amazing views, fantastic food and top-notch service. Over-water villas Baros, Maldives 30 wooden water villas line a crescent boardwalk in the lagoon, and these are furnished with large four-poster beds and private sunbathing decks with daybed and loungers. It’s also home to Lighthouse, one of … [Read more...] about The world’s 50 best honeymoon hotels and destinations
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PUBLISHED: 11:18 26 October 2018 Sam Volpe Hampstead fitness blogger Tracey McAlpine. Picture: Denise Quinlan / Seymour PR Denise Quinlan, Insightful Images Running on the Heath can be, quite literally, the first step in making a transformative lifestyle change, according to Hampstead blogger Tracey McAlpine. Tracey, 58, has been running health blog Fighting Fifty since she hit the half-century, and is now working with health company Bupa on a national campaign to encourage people hitting milestone birthdays to use the fear of ageing to inspire a new outlook on life.Her message is: it’s not all downhill once you’ve left your 40s.Tracey’s site encompasses beauty, health and fitness tips, along with general lifestyle and product advice. Tracey told the Ham&High: “I started the site because as soon as I turned 50 I started to get adverts targeting me that seemed to suggest all I could look forward to was pensions and … [Read more...] about Heath health blogger warns: ‘It’s time to take healthy living seriously’
Lifestyle by Sponsored Content 25/10/2018, 12:00 pm FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter It’s getting colder, darker and windier, and for many of us this time of year brings with it the need to look after ourselves better. Whether it’s a touch of the winter blues or just some relaxation before the rushing around of the festive season, we all need to take time to unwind and take care of ourselves. These are some great ways to do just that, both physically and mentally, in beautiful and tranquil surroundings. Join Yu Spa, Dundee – the ultimate relaxation destination! Whether it’s going for a peaceful dip in the spacious Ozone pool, detoxing in the herbal-infused steam room or unwinding in the sauna, the Japanese-inspired Yu Spa in Dundee has something for everyone when it comes to relaxation. This award-winning spa is fast becoming Scotland’s ultimate day spa destination, and with it being open … [Read more...] about Keep your health and wellbeing high this winter
HELEN Flanagan knows how to get fans hot under the collar. By Olivia-anne Cleary / Published 23rd July 2018 Instagram HELEN FLANAGAN INSTAGRAM: Coronation Street's Rosie Webster dared to bare in a hot photoshoot The actress is currently on maternity leave from Coronation Street, where she portrays the role of Rosie Webster.As followers of the Helen Flanagan Instagram will know all too well, the 27-year-old recently gave birth to her second daughter, Delilah Rose.The Manchester native and her long-term partner, Celtic footballer Scott Sinclair, 29, are also parents to Matilda, 3.Helen famously sets pulses racing with her photoshoots, and the starlet reminded fans of her modelling prowess when she posted an eye-popping throwback snap on her social media. A post shared by Helen Flanagan (@hjgflanagan) on Jul 21, 2018 at 11:04am PDT Sizzling Corrie babe Helen Flanagan's sexiest snaps Corrie babe Helen Flanagan aka Rosie Webster flaunts her figure in daring outfits. 1 / 47 … [Read more...] about Helen Flanagan bares abs and tattoos in sizzling bra exposé
It is every parents’ worse nightmare. Each year, sepsis claims tens of thousands of lives, with tiny, defenceless newborns among those most at risk. And cases of the life-threatening condition are rising, with fears that one day the infection may become untreatable. Last week, Coronation Street viewers were brought to tears by scenes which showed the moment seven-year-old Jack Webster learned the devastating news that his foot had been amputated. Surgeons were forced to remove his foot and part of his leg after the school boy contracted sepsis from a tumble while playing football. In recent months, there have been dozens of harrowing and heartbreaking tales in the media of families who have lost loved ones to the condition. But why are cases of sepsis increasing? Dr Ron Daniels BEM is chief executive officer of charity UK Sepsis Trust. He says that there are several factors behind the rise, such as an aging population, advances in treating premature babies, and antibiotic … [Read more...] about Every parents’ nightmare: Why is sepsis on the increase, and what can be done?