The spa and the beauty secrets practised by Moroccan women are rooted in religious traditions, purification and natural resources. The Amazigh people – an indigenous North African Group – coined some of these traditions long before colonisation, and these traditions have lived on. Today, we are exploring some of these beauty secrets that have been used in Moroccan culture and the benefits they have on the body and mind. Continue reading
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
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.
Going to a music festival is a great opportunity to get out of town, explore the stunning Victorian countryside and see your favourite bands play. We are so lucky to be spoiled for choice in Victoria. There is always an amazing festival or event on, sometimes it’s hard to keep up with them all. At times the smaller and equally as amazing festivals get overshadowed by big-name festivals like Falls, Meredith and Golden Plains. If you’re looking for a different kind of music festival we’ve got you covered. In this blog, we are sharing upcoming music festivals in Victoria we are excited about.
The short answer: yes. But why? You’re probably thinking of your sloshy garden after a storm and wondering how that can possibly be good for your face or body. Well, today we’re clearing up any questions or misconceptions you might have about mud masks. Continue reading
While organising wedding transport may not be as exciting as choosing the flower arrangement or booking a talented makeup artist, it is still extremely important that you get it right. The last thing you want is a bus mishap on the day that pushes back everything else. Therefore, wedding bus hire comes with a few dos and don’ts that we’re explaining today so you can keep them in mind for the big day. Continue reading
Have you and your partner recently become engaged? Are you feeling uncertain about finding a venue? First of all, congratulations! After the long battle to legalise same-sex marriage in Australia, you deserve to have your dream wedding. We believe a wedding should reflect the unique bond you have with your significant other, so in this blog, we’ve put together 7 unique wedding venues which you might not have considered.
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
Are you currently planning a wedding? One thing you might have heard a thousand times is that the biggest mistake when planning is going over the budget. While it’s true that it’s quite easy to go over the budget, it’s also possible to achieve the perfect wedding within a figure that is reasonable to you. Today, we’re delving into a step-by-step budgeting guide that will help you do just that. Continue reading
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.