Wellness is not just physical health. It is a general sense, an internal radiation health, strength and beauty. It is an ongoing process.
The drive of each for a better life, coverage of internal desires, the peculiarities, the freedom of choice, a personal wellness prescription. I feel good, I have a good means feeling mentally balanced and feel healthy. Because if the health, according to the definition given in the Statute of the World Health Organization (1946) is "a state of complete physical, mental and social well being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity", one easily understands that the concept of health not attributed only medical, but also by factors such as environment, economy, etc. work, and relies entirely on the sense of well being.
Apart from rare landscapes and special natural beauties, Greece is endowed with springs with important therapeutic properties. Spas are part of the natural wealth of the region, while their therapeutic properties were already known since ancient times. The waters of spas, characterized metal, differ from simple sources, either because of their high temperature or due to the presence of rare active ingredients.
Thermal and mineral springs have been recorded in 850 different locations throughout the country, resulting in Greece ranks the richest in terms of natural resources worldwide.
Beyond the spiritual revival, a large number of spas in Greece offers visitors the chance of cure chronic diseases naturally well (hydrotherapy). Diseases such as arthritis and rheumatic diseases traditionally associated with older ages, resulting spas have entered the common consciousness as 'healing' activity elderly, especially people. However, the beneficial properties of hydrotherapy is very broad, it is beneficial for people of all ages and offer by improving the appearance (particularly on the condition of the skin), as a general feeling of relaxation and wellness.
The development of spa tourism and the introduction of health tourism and wellness followed rapidly, which has led to the upgrading of services provided and the ever-expanding use of natural medicinal resources. The forms of hydrotherapy applied in Greece relating to the spa, the mud therapy, the inhalation, the drinking therapy etc.
The 14 spas (property EOT) serve annually around 100,000 people, with 1.4 million treatments, and dozens of other spas operated by local authorities offer guests modern services of high standards. Still, spas (spa centers), with the most modern infrastructure and facilities and qualified personnel are in most five-star hotels, as well as in autonomous centers typically found in Athens and Thessaloniki.
Moreover, thalassotherapy is used as an inspired combination of relaxation, fun and therapy achieved in ideal climatic conditions of Greece and thanks to seawater. Natural resources are in use, but also introduced a new holistic body and mind rejuvenation model that includes a diverse range of activities and services with dominant element in seawater.
With one of the best climates in the world with a unique variety in nature, as well as one of the healthiest dietary traditions, Greece is ideal for mental and physical health and wellness search!