Top 10 Plant-Based Gurus on Instagram

1 Aug 2019

Top 10 Plant-Based Gurus on Instagram

Veganism is so on-trend it hurts. It helps that plant-based diets are delicious, ethical and good for your health (and the planet), too. If you’re hungry already, prepare to crave some seriously colourful calories by the end of this tour through Instagram’s good food gurus. @ohsheglows  View this post on Instagram Peace out summer ✌️ […]

Lakes with Legends

1 Aug 2019

Lakes with Legends

Temptingly deep and darkly dangerous, lakes attract legends like they were going out of fashion. Some have multiple creation myths from mystical creatures and meteor strikes to raging gods and vengeful goblins. Refresh your imagination and dip your toes in the waters of wonder with these lake legends from around the world. Loch Ness, Scottish […]

Amazing Treehouses You’ll Want to Move Into

23 Jul 2019

Amazing Treehouses You’ll Want to Move Into

Once reserved for child’s play in the garden, treehouse living for grownups is back with a verdant vengeance. Remote cabins, suspended pods, hexagonal-glass roofed curiosities – ‘treepreneurs’ and artisans around the world are busy creating their high-altitude escapes. These favourites will have you booking your next mini-break (or penning your Downsizing Manifesto) in no time. […]

5 TED Talks on Success (and Failure!)

23 Jul 2019

5 TED Talks on Success (and Failure!)

Success? Most of us crave that in some way. Failure? Fewer of us set out with that as the goal. But are we striving for the right things and must we learn from our failures to hit our ultimate targets? This diverse handful of TED Talks fills in some blanks, from the man who sought […]

AlkaWonder and Zumba Join Forces!

18 Jul 2019

AlkaWonder and Zumba Join Forces!

We’re delighted to be joining Zumba as the official hydration partner for Zincon 2019. Zincon is Zumba’s annual convention, attracting around 6,000 instructors from over 90 countries. Zincon will take place in Orlando, Florida from July 25th to July 27th. Zumba has taken the world by storm since Colombian dancer and choreographer Beto Perez introduced his […]

Everything You Need to Know About…Forest Bathing

17 Jul 2019

Everything You Need to Know About…Forest Bathing

What is Forest Bathing? Forest bathing as we know it today originated in Japan in the 1980s. It was called shinrin-yoku, a notion that loosely translates as ‘taking in the forest atmosphere’ or ‘bathing in nature’. For years people have sought peace, comfort and a sense of tranquillity by being outdoors. In that sense, forest […]

The World’s Wildest Waterfalls

17 Jul 2019

The World’s Wildest Waterfalls

Waterfalls are a wonder of the natural world. They can be hypnotic, vertigo-inducing or romantic but it’s the wild ones we really love; from the world’s highest cascade to a plunge pool in a cave.  Cascada Cailor, Romania Deep in the Carpathian Mountains – where AquaVia is bottled at source – is Cascada Cailor, Romania’s […]

The Water Cure – How Nature Heals Us

25 Jun 2019

The Water Cure – How Nature Heals Us

Humans’ bodies are between 65%-70% water and over 70% of the planet’s surface is covered in water. It’s vital for our own wellbeing and for life as we know it on Earth yet many of us know little about it, except that we need it when we’re thirsty. Here are some incredible ways in which […]

Van Life – Cool Campers of Instagram

18 Jun 2019

Van Life – Cool Campers of Instagram

There’s hitting the road…and then there’s hitting the road in a totally bespoke, incredible, purpose-designed for you campervan. These people – intrepid solos, kitted-out couples, whole families and four-legged friends – are living the dream. Take a peek at their van lives. VAN LIFE DIARIES View this post on Instagram So fresh and so clean […]

The World’s Wildest Swimming Spots

11 Jun 2019

The World’s Wildest Swimming Spots

There is something profoundly satisfying about swimming in wild and remote waters. Something primeval about jumping into a cold mountain lake in your birthday suit and yelping with the sheer cold, joy and fun of it all. Dip into our global wild-swimming picks and add a few to your brave, wild-swimming bucket list. Saint Anne […]