Travel

A whale of a time in North Iceland

A whale of a time in North Iceland

From humpbacks at sunrise to bathing at a brewery, Iceland is a pocket of pure paradise

The BALANCE guide to Medellin

The BALANCE guide to Medellin

Unrecognisable from the dangerous place depicted in Narcos, the Colombian city is full of energy and life

Has BALANCE discovered ‘Happiness in the City’?

Has BALANCE discovered ‘Happiness in the City’?

We headed to St James's Hotel and Club to discover whether such a thing exists.


In and out: Relaxers and explorers alike, there’s a hotel for you

Relaxers and explorers alike, there's a hotel for you

Some hotels offer everything on a plate, while others serve as the perfect base for wider exploration

Travel digest: Gut friendly products to take on your travels

Travel digest: Gut friendly products to take on your travels

Want to enjoy a settled holiday? Take these in your carry on

The BALANCE guide to Edinburgh

The BALANCE guide to Edinburgh

Swapping whiskey for wellbeing in the Scottish capital...


How to #BeMoreSwiss, the happiest country in the world

How to #BeMoreSwiss, the happiest country in the world

Inject a bit more 'Swiss style' into your life in 5 simple steps with Ricola

Yucatan: where wellness meets wilderness

Yucatan: where wellness meets wilderness

Its unique natural history makes Mexico's Caribbean peninsula a magical, memorable place to escape to.

‘Give us your body for a week and we’ll give you back your mind’: BALANCE trials BodyHoliday

‘Give us your body for a week and we’ll give you back

Balance editor Sophie Scott switches off from the outside world in a pocket of pure paradise