Madeira Shinrin Yoku

Shinrin-Yoku: Forest Bathing

Literally translated, Shinrin-Yoku means forest bathing, much like sunbathing or bathing in the sea. You do not literally take a bath in the forest, but enjoy the atmosphere of the forest and perceive nature up close with all your senses. In Japan, more and more people are practising this form Read more…


Bariatric Surgery in Madeira

The Belgian surgeon Jacques Himpens, one of the pioneering and most experienced bariatric surgeons, has found that Madeira offers an attractive environment where he can perform his surgical weight loss procedures. Doctor Jacques Himpens considers the quality of the local medical facilities, the professionalism of the medical team that he Read more…