Koh Samui Villas – Private Or Resort?

When staying on Koh Samui, what are the main differences between booking a resort-owned villa or a privately owned villa? Socialising: On a resort you are not isolated from other people as you are when staying at a private villa. On resorts you get to meet other relaxing holidaymakers with whom you can have a chat and share your experiences. On a resort there is always somebody up and about and a simple Good Morning may make their day as well as your own. Privacy: Yet on a resort, and inside your villa, you can still have complete privacy to do your own individual thing, whether you want to party every night, read and relax or just sit back and …

The Last Resort: Weight Loss Surgery

Surgery is the most severe of the recommended treatments for obesity. Bariatric surgery is reserved for cases of severe obesity that have been resistant to all other methods of weight loss and weight control. There are two basic types of bariatric surgery (also known as gastrointestinal surgery), each with a different purpose. The risks for both are similar, as are the prospective results and outcome. Restrictive Weight Loss Surgery The first type of bariatric weight loss surgery is ‘restrictive’. It includes the well-known ‘stomach stapling’. The purpose of restrictive surgery is to restrict the amount of food that can be eaten at one time. Doctors create a small pouch at the top of the stomach that holds about one ounce …

Top Rated Gulf Resorts in Mexico

Mexico is most often well-known for its amazing beaches. Each year, millions of tourists flock to Mexico in hopes of vacationing on some the hottest, beaches in the world. While most tourists are vacationing at overcrowded beaches, you could be enjoying your vacation at a Mexico golf resort. As with all other popular vacation destinations, Mexico has a large number of golf resorts to choose from. In fact, there are so many golf resorts to choose from that you may be wondering exactly how you will be able to narrow down your search. Your first step should be to examine some of the most well-known golf resorts in the area. Below is an overview of five top rated golf resorts …

Skiing at the Big White Resort

The world famous Big White resort in Canada is home to some of the nation’s greatest skiing. Renowned for its high quality snow, and simply breathtaking scenery, Big White is an ideal resort for skiers of any age or ability. In the shadow of the Monashee Mountains, the Big White is a world class ski resort, with a reputation to back it up. With over 20 feet of fresh snowfall every year, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the Big White was unpleasant climate wise – more often than not, the sun is shining, the ski is fresh, and everyone can have a great time. And what’s more, staying at the Big White resort couldn’t be more comfortable. With so …