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Destination Resort of the Month Austria

Spa relaxation,design and wine The LOISIUM wine&spa resorts offer unique relaxation treatments The LOISIUM wine&spa resorts offer a unique experience. Guests can choose between two resorts lying in stunning Austrian wine regions where wine samplings and wine-related treatments await them.

wine trail. Both regions are prominent wine cultivation areas and stand out as stunning backdrops for natural beauty.

TEXT: JESSICA POMMER | PHOTOS: PRESS IMAGES

Both resorts combine tradition and modernity in one place.The tradition of wine cultivation is reflected in the 900-year-old history of the Langenlois resort´s vaults. On the other hand visitors to both resorts experience unusual modern design and stateof-the art facilities.

Autumn is the time of harvest. Also, wine grapes are now ready to be picked. Not only wine merchants long for the season of grape harvest to produce new wine but also beauty chemists.The use of wine extracts in beauty treatment has experienced a new revival in recent years but is based on a millennia-old tradition. The exceptional idea to combine the culinary tasting of wine and the use of its healthy components in wellness therapy has been realized in the LOISIUM wine & spa resorts. There are two resorts: the LOISIUM Wine & Spa Resort Langenlois,

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which is situated above the valleys of the river Kamp in Lower Austria and the LOISIUM Wine & Spa Resort South Styria, romantically nestled along the South Styrian

The wine cultivation area in Langenlois is famous for its white wines like the Riesling or Green Veltliner. Located 50km northwest of Vienna, the pioneering LOISIUM wine & spa resort in Langenlois makes wine palpable in various forms. Whether in its four star hotel, the internationally awarded Wine Spa or the Weinerlebniswelt, the wine cellar maze, visitors to the LOI-