Health and fitness holidays

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Digital detox: Going cold turkey with no wifi in the Lake District
After some early dismay, one family revels in a break from the online world at a remote Lake District cottage

Gemma Bowes

22, Jan, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Uphill hikes and downward dogs in the Black Mountains of Wales
A women’s yoga and fell walking break in the Welsh borders leaves our writer with aching muscles but a heart full of joy

Antonia Bolingbroke-Kent

15, Jan, 2022 @1:00 PM

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All well and good: 10 top healthy retreats in the UK for 2022
Our wellbeing breaks, from chic Richmond to remote Cairngorms, all include some yoga, but add camping, foraging, swimming and even pottery to the mix

Jane Dunford

15, Jan, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Covid clinics: hope and high prices on the long road to recovery
Yoga, mud baths and liver compresses… Welcome to the world of luxury wellness and long Covid. Amelia Tait reports on the extreme wealth divide in the search for a cure

Amelia Tait

02, Jan, 2022 @9:00 AM

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The Muslim hiker inspiring his community to hit the hills
The Muslim Hiking group received racist comments when they posted pictures of their Christmas day walk in the Peak District. And that makes their leader Haroon Mota more determined to ensure the great outdoors is a diverse and inclusive place

Neelam Tailor

31, Dec, 2021 @12:58 PM

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Silent hike, holy hike: a thoughtful country walk in Sussex to ease the soul
As Christmas approaches, a new micro-pilgrimage is offered for those wanting to walk in complete silence. But is it an experience worth shouting about?

Phoebe Smith

22, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

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It’s snow time: 10 new winter holidays in Europe for skiers and non-skiers
Fresh ideas from the Dolomites to the Arctic include rail tours, gourmet mountain huts, eco-friendly snowmobiling – and great skiing

Gemma Bowes

30, Oct, 2021 @10:00 AM

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10 of the best eco-friendly places to stay in Europe
Sustainable stays offering the chance to share mountain views with bears, sleep easy in a low-carbon hotel and wellness experiences

Holly Tuppen

23, Oct, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Jump in and chill out: 10 of Britain’s best affordable retreats
From an ice-cold plunge to a Finnish sauna, treat yourself to massages, steam rooms and scrubs

Caroline Sylger Jones

16, Oct, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Core needs: wellbeing holidays bounce back to tackle ‘pandemic posture’
Wellness tourism continues to grow with demand driven by the ageing boomer generation and health-conscious millennials

Harriet Sherwood

05, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Indigenous Amazon singers and sacred cacao … the UK festival that’s wild in a different way
The Medicine weekender specialises in nature and cultural exchange – a rare festival that you leave feeling better than when you arrived

Jane Dunford

01, Oct, 2021 @5:30 AM

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The saints go marching on: taking a pilgrim’s trek across north-east England
On a four-day hike from Heavenfield to Durham, our writer takes in the scenery, sunshine and sourdough on one of six new – but ancient – pilgrimage routes

Phoebe Taplin

24, Sep, 2021 @5:30 AM

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