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Find yourself in magical Marrakech

Unlike city breaks that leave you drained, a visit to Morocco’s bewitching second city will energise, excite and enchant When a man is tired of Marrakech, he is tired of life. That might be a slight adaptation of Samuel Johnson’s quote, but it’s arguably more apt in reference to the ancient Moroccan town which has […]

Life Lessons For Greatness by Jamelle Sanders

When most people see me today it is hard for them to believe that I have experienced lots of failure in my life. Everyone sees the magazines, media attention and awards. However, very few people see the years of struggle, failure and adversity that have made me who I am today. It is troubling to […]

“I ditched my secure job to take an artistic dream of a lifetime” by Karen Neale

Karen Neale shares her experience of being awarded a Winston Churchill Travel Fellowship to travel across Europe to document UNESCO heritage sites   “My passion is sketching and painting the world around me. Ever since leaving school I have kept a sketchbook with me, all through my training, qualifying and working as  an architect. Then, […]

Vloggers Making A Difference: Louis Cole

At The Best You, we recognise those who are using their digital space to educate, empower and do good for others  Louis Cole Ever regretted not taking that gap year and seeing the world? Live vicariously through YouTuber Louis Cole who has been recording his daily life as he travels the planet, since 2011. From […]

Vloggers making a difference: Mads and Mikkel Johnsen

At The Best You, we recognise those who are using their digital space to educate, empower and do good for others   Since 2011, Norwegian brothers Mads and Mikkel Johnsen have charted their journey from a self-described lifetime of unhealthy eating habits to a 100 per cent raw vegan diet. At Sweet Natural Living, the […]

Top 6 Christmas getaways

  If you live in a big city, you might want to get away for the holidays. Trying to negotiate your way down London’s Oxford Street or New York City’s Fifth Avenue in the days leading up to Christmas can be exhausting. We’ve put together a list of our top six Christmas escapes.   Amsterdam, […]

5 Ways To Travel Like You’re A Zen Master by Sophie Keller

If I could, I would be more than happy to give you a psychological breakdown linking your traveling techniques to your psychological profile, but actually I don’t know that it would be so easy to analyze the methods and motives behind anyone’s travel style. My husband is a great example: Most of the time he […]

Bucket List: Readers’ choice

    Since we started our Bucket List column over a year ago, we have covered a vast range of topics. There have been sights to see, books to read, food to eat, and music to hear. We really hope that it had served as some inspiration for you in putting together your own bucket […]

Guy Laliberté: The World Is His Stage

  Hailing from French Canada, Guy Laliberté was born in 1959. He was enthralled by show business from a young age. He began staging performing arts events while still in school, however, these weren’t typical plays. Fire breathers and acrobats were more Laliberté’s style. After finishing school, he caught on with a traveling show and […]

How to live a more meaningful life: An open invitation by Bobbi Emel

  I invite you on a journey.   I am on a path to make my life more rich and meaningful, and I encourage you to come along with me.   Because I’m approaching my 50th year, I find myself wondering about my place in the world. What is my purpose here? What will my friends […]

10 Places I Have To See Before I Die by Jeff Nickles

  I am passionate about traveling the world.  I also believe that in order to accomplish anything that you must be very intentional about it.  You have to name it to claim it.  Therefore, I have created a list of ten absolutely incredible places that I want to be sure to visit before I die.  […]

Bucket List: Bright lights, big city

Part of enjoying life is living for the moment, so don’t wait until you’re on your deathbed before you make a list of what you should’ve done. Life is happening now, so start ticking things off that bucket list. The world is packed with amazing places to visit, from the Wonders of the World, which […]

A woman of many facets – Kristen White

The Best You would like to welcome Kristen White, American media personality and host of The Ripple Effect, as a regular columnist. But before we dive right into her opinions, we thought we’d introduce you to her and get to know her a bit.   Kristen White defines herself as life coach, media coach, author, […]

8 Places You Must See Before You Die by The Best You

This issue we are starting a regular column – the “Bucket List” column. Every month we will feature eight things to do before you die. And we’re kicking off (excuse the pun) with a classic – places to visit.   There are so many fantastic places to visit on this beautiful planet. It would be […]