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Camille Van Puymbroeck is a Belgian freelance journalist with a big interest in anything lifestyle and ecology-related. Nothing makes her more happy than visiting a former Soviet building, overgrown by nature, equipped with a camera and a coffee. Not without an Italian meal afterwards, of course. Her work has previously been published in Metro, Sabato Magazine and Culinaire Ambiance.

23 September 2022

Holidays improve marriages and lift libido, Expedia study reveals

Honestly, we didn’t really need yet another reason to go on a trip. Contrary to when we have to go to work or when we have […]
22 September 2022
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Walking along water could be a free way to boost mental health

When it comes to keeping things together, we’ve all known for a long time that getting some fresh air every now and then can do wonders. […]
19 September 2022

Sleep quality is a strong indicator of life expectancy, study finds

The importance of sleep for one’s general health is not news. Getting a good night’s sleep is usually an important factor of how the day is […]
8 August 2022

Why you shouldn’t sleep naked during a heatwave

Recently, most of us have been experiencing temperatures that were more than simply summery. All over the world, we’ve been feeling the impact of climate change. […]
4 August 2022

More green in the city means more active children, study says

The times where we thought of cities as enormous concrete jungles are gone. Nowadays, there’s room for an actual jungle within those hubs. The more green […]
1 August 2022

New Zealand bans tobacco sales for those born after 2009

The New Zealand government has introduced the world-first legislation to ban tobacco for future generations, including increasing the purchasing age for cigarettes.  Last Tuesday, the country […]
28 July 2022

5 tips on how to better cope with a heatwave

Droughts, heatwaves, fires, tornadoes, glaciers melting. The effects of climate change are becoming starker. In July, a heatwave affected the Iberian peninsula and countries further west. […]
19 July 2022

Romania’s biggest visitor attraction exemplifies Responsible Tourism

Therme breaks new ground in the visitor economy developed in Romania by a growing international company. Similar day resorts will open in Manchester and Glasgow by […]
14 July 2022

Sweden’s clever vaccination push against tick-borne encephalitis

Blueberry-picking, free-camping, forest-trekking… this is the blissful image we have of Swedish summer holidays. Deadly diseases caught from tiny arachnids doesn’t fit this dream picture. And […]
17 June 2022

Everything you need to know about Czech medical spas, with a twist

The Czech Republic is famous around the world for its spa culture. Dating back hundreds of years, there are numerous spa towns in the country, each […]
30 May 2022

How to work from home while staying productive

Whereas before the pandemic, working from home used to be reserved for a happy few, nowadays the practice is much more wide-spread. During the health crisis, […]
13 May 2022

5 Wellness Spas in Belgium

Given it was the Belgians who first began using the term ‘spa’ centuries ago, it is not surprising that this relaxing past time remains extremely popular […]
11 May 2022

What day of the week is best to take off?

Our society is one focused on work. In order to be able to afford something, we need money, and therefore we need a job. It might […]
5 May 2022

59% of European adults are overweight or obese, warns WHO

The new WHO European Regional Obesity Report 2022, published on 3 May, reveals that overweight and obesity rates have reached “epidemic proportions” across Europe and are […]
13 April 2022

Japan’s oldest people unveil 6 secrets to longevity

There are 5 Blue Zones in the world, places where people consistently live over 100 years old, and the Okinawa archipelago in Japan is one of […]
13 April 2022

First cannabis airport shop in the world to open this summer

The Prince George Airport Authority (PGAA) announced on 7 January that Copilot, which is pioneering cannabis for travel, has applied for a business license to operate […]
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