Wednesday February 19, 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
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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