Author Archive for Laurence Costa

Laurence Costa is Co-founder of “instants d’Absolu” Ecolodge & Spa. “instants d’Absolu” Ecolodge & Spa is a secret luxury retreat in the Auvergne wilderness of France. He is also the creator of The Best of Nature, the brand name for a portfolio of ecolodges and sustainable hotels throughout the world.

5 reasons why traveling should be considered radically differently after COVID-19

5 reasons why traveling should be considered radically differently after COVID-19

“We think we’re going on a journey, but sooner or later, it’s the journey that builds you, or undoes you.” shared Nicolas Bouvier, traveler and writer of the last century. How many of us, with a growing access to the world through the internet, are enjoying traveling nowadays almost in the same way as we […]

7 days to fall in love with Auvergne - secret France for soul searchers

7 days to fall in love with Auvergne – secret France for soul searchers

Who has not visited and loved at least part of the home-country of Victor Hugo? You may have travelled Paris or driven through the blue lavender fields of Provence… maybe got excited opening the doors of the Loire Chateaux while (re)discovering the historic time of the great Kings. You may also have descended the slopes […]