Tuesday September 22, 2020

Switzerland: check in for a five-star check-up

A medi-spa by Lake Lucerne combines traditional hospitality, wellbeing and modern medicine in one luxurious hotel stay

9th February, 2020
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The spectacular surroundings of the Waldhotel near Lake Lucerne

“Close your eyes and take a deep breath,” our yoga instructor suggests in a low, soothing voice. Standing in silence above Lake Lucerne, I greedily inhale the pure, pine-scented air. Exhaling slowly, the winter sun warms my face, a gentle heat tempered by the promise of a snow that has not yet fallen.

Before me, the ground drops away, a precipitous cliff edge carpeted in greenery sweeping down to the vast blue lake....

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