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Wowcher’s Guide to Skiing in Bulgaria

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If you’re keeping a close eye on those purse strings but don’t want to miss out on a snowy getaway this year, we’ve got just the ticket. Forget those swanky ‘Val de whatsitsname’ ski resorts in the Alps, because it’s all about skiing in Bulgaria these days. Don’t believe us? Well, how does one-quid pints, slap-up meals for a fiver and a top-notch après-ski scene …

Keeping Up With New Year’s Resolutions

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Have you given up on your New Year’s resolutions already? Finding that the ‘New Year, New Me!’ mentality has clashed with the same you you’ve always been? Struggling to keep that motivation going in the face of real life? Well, fear not! We at Wowcher have you covered with products that will keep your New Year’s Resolutions on track well past the third week of …

5 Tips to Beating the Winter Blues!

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Well, it’s that time of year again. The days are shorter, you’re constantly craving comfort food, leaves are left everywhere in a sodden mess on the ground and you can’t go anywhere without three scarves on. Welcome back winter! We missed you, big guy. If the post-holiday blues have hit you hard this year, we might have the solutions to help you conquer the cold …

The Wowcher Guide to New Year, New You!

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It’s that time of year again. Christmas has been and gone, you’ve eaten your weight in turkey and sweets, and now you’re facing a long year of hard work ahead. New Year’s resolutions are often forgotten about after the excitement of early January drops off into the daily grind of winter without festive lights. If you still haven’t learned that new language or done more …

The Wowcher Guide to Breaking New Year’s Resolutions

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Dictionary definition: Resolution. Noun. A firm decision to do or not to do something. What is it about the end of the year that makes us feel like we should suddenly change? We were doing perfectly well eating pizza and watching The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug on Netflix in November, thanks very much, but as soon as January arrives, the obligation to get off the sofa and do a …

New Year, New You!

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Has the festive season left you feeling sluggish, bloated, sleepy and about one mince pie away from rocking in the corner in a sugar-induced coma? Then it sounds like you need to dedicate some quality time to getting back in touch with your inner loveliness. Out with the old habits, in with the New Year and New You! Here at Wowcher, we’re with you every step …

Wowcher Does Hot Yoga @ Fitness on Fire

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Imagine you’re stretched out on a scorching beach, basking in 30°C heat and surrounded by supple, sweaty bodies. Now replace the beach with four walls, your towel with a mat and the beams of sunlight with infrared heaters, and you’ve got yourself a hot yoga studio. Doesn’t sound so scary now, does it? First founded by yoga guru Bikram Choudhury in the 1970s, hot yoga …

Wowcher’s Guide To Beating The January Blues

Through beverage-clouded vision and a mince pie-induced coma, it’s hard to see an end to the merry festive period. But now the New Year’s celebrations have drawn to a close, it’s back to reality and worse yet – back to work. So how to up your mood, keep memories of the good times bright and kick yourself back to fitness? Read on for Wowcher’s guide …

A Little ‘Me’ Time For You!

Ah yes, the planned romantic gesture from your other half – rose petals, scented candles, some aromatic oils and Barry White lilting gently in the background. Then comes the most ham-fisted, bone-crunching, oafish and downright clumsy excuse for a massage you’ve ever, ever had. But simmer down, because there’s no need to plot your revenge just yet. We’ve devised a handy guide to the best …

Wowcher’s Guide To Dental Treatments

What do all A-listers have in common? Whether they’re heading to a snazzy film premiere or slapping a selfie on Instagram, they each have that deliciously inviting Hollywood smile: two rows of gleaming gnashers, all straight and shiny. It’s hardly surprising then, that 32% of us mere mortals (that’s a whopping one third of the UK) feel ‘concerned by the look of their teeth’ – …