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Spa

Spa

A spa hotel is a hotel with the primary purpose of providing individual services and treatments for spa-seeking clients, with a focus on health. Historically many spas were developed at the location of natural hot springs or sources of mineral waters1. It is quite common for upscale resorts to have spas where guests can enjoy […]

Fjord Norway

Fjord Norway

A fjord is a long, narrow inlet with steep sides or cliffs, created by a glacier. Fjords are found mainly in Norway, Chile, New Zealand, Canada, Greenland, and the U.S. state of Alaska. They provide unique environmental conditions for phytoplankton communities. In polar fjords, glacier and ice sheet outflow add cold, fresh meltwater along with […]

Camargue

Camargue

Camargue is a natural region in southern France located south of the city of Arles, between the Mediterranean Sea and the two arms of the Rhône river delta1. It is known for its unique “red rice” which is a popular local souvenir2. The Camargue is also home to many beautiful places such as Arles, Les […]

Wax

Wax

Madame Tussauds is a wax museum in London with branches in a number of major cities. It was founded by wax sculptor Marie Tussaud and was formerly known as “Madame Tussaud’s”; the apostrophe is no longer used. Madame Tussauds is a major tourist attraction in London, displaying waxworks of historical and royal figures, film stars, […]