What Can You Expect From A Turkish Hammam?

The Turkish Hammam is a popular form of bathing enjoyed by many in the modern day and age. But you may be wondering: what exactly is involved in the Turkish Hammam? What makes it different from other bathhouses or bathing techniques? In this blog, we are answering some of the questions you may have about the Turkish Hammam.  Continue reading

Spa Day Ingredients

When you survey the treatments available at the Peninsula Hot Springs, you’ll notice the descriptions are peppered with mentions of exotic and obscure ingredients. These ingredients are of course part of the beauty and spa treatment lingo, but as consumers, we often lump these ingredients together under the category of ‘good things for my skin’ without bothering to investigate their unique properties. This is a mistake, as these natural ingredients have very specific, powerful benefits that can be used to manage a wide variety of skin concerns. In this article, we provide a rundown of some of the ingredients and their properties used in treatments at the Peninsula Hot Springs’ Spa Dreaming Centre.

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3 Victorian Winter Day Trips For Those Who Can’t Drive

Holidays are fast approaching: for school students, university students and even for those choosing to take mid-year annual leave. But in order to go on the luxurious getaways and weekends with friends, you often have to fulfill one tiny requirement: a driving license. But what if you can’t drive yet? You’re not alone. In fact, a study found that in Victoria the licensing rate for people under 25 is actually on the decline. And if you fall into this category, there’s every chance you’ll still want to make the most of your winter holidays. That’s why today, we’ve put together a list of fantastic things to see and do in Victoria that you won’t need a license for. Continue reading

6 Ways To Spoil Your Mum This Mother’s Day

Are you struggling to come up with the perfect gift for the most amazing mother in the world? There comes a point in every child’s life when a gift made from paddle pop sticks and pom poms doesn’t quite express the love and appreciation you have for the woman who raised you. Don’t worry, in this blog, we are sharing some ideas on how to pamper your mum.

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Yoga: How It Can Benefit You

If you’ve booked in for our Girls’ Day Out Package to the Peninsula Hot Springs, the regular yoga sessions held at the Hot Springs could be a fun activity to add to your itinerary. From increased strength, to improved mental clarity, yoga is truly an amazing form of exercise and relaxation. In this week’s blog, we’ll be talking about the three core tenets of the human experience, and how yoga can enhance your life through them.

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3 Ways To Taste Wine Like A Professional

One of our most popular tours is the Girls Day Out package where you and your girlfriends can choose between spending and afternoon getting pampered at the Peninsula Hot Springs, or sampling some of the famous wines from the Mornington Peninsula. We often write blogs about how to get the most out of your trip to the hot springs, because it’s often assumed that there’s no real art to enjoying wine tasting, everyone just assumes you know how to appreciate the a glass of wine. Of course, there are many different levels on which you can appreciate wine, learning to taste like the professionals can add another layer of enjoyment to your day out. In this blog, we break down the three key steps to tasting wine like a pro.

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4 Unconventional Gifts For This Christmas

Where exactly did 2017 go? With Christmas right around the corner, many of us are feeling a little flustered by the mammoth task that is gift shopping. From your sister, to your mother in law, to your partner’s father’s cousin twice removed, there are so many people to buy for in so little time. Fear not- in this week’s article, we’ve put together a list of four unconventional gifts for the special people in your life.

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The Power of Massage

In our busy day-to-day lives, our health and wellbeing often takes a backseat. But it’s important to remember that the effects of neglecting our physical wellbeing can spill over into other parts of our lives and cause problems. Along with diet, exercise, sleep and mental health practices, massage can be an incredibly powerful tool in connecting the physical with our spiritual selves. In this week’s article, we’re going to be diving deep into the world of massage to explore its health benefits.

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Five Winter Daytrip Escapes on the Mornington Peninsula

Although it is one of Victoria’s most iconic tourism destinations, the Mornington Peninsula can become quiet during the winter months as beachgoers and holiday makers seek gentler climates further north. However, there are still plenty of things to do on the Peninsula during the winter months, and with its proximity to Melbourne, it’s the perfect place for a winter daytrip. This week, we’ve come up with five ways you can enjoy the beauty and tranquillity or the Mornington Peninsula during the winter months.

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