I turn native on day three and my big break-through comes on day four, when I bounce out of bed at 6.15am and join the communal 7am 'Awakening in the forest' session, where I imagine we'll be chanting 'the person I want to be is ME!' but in fact we just do some gentle warm-ups and watch the sky turn red behind the mountains. My eyes have rediscovered their sparkle (my wife assures me) and my belt has tightened by two notches. My abdomen has less gas and air in it and if I keep going once back in the real world, my life 'could change for ever'. More importantly, I feel better than I have for years.CAPE CROSS AND BAY KAŠTELAN Are beautiful wild beaches near the tourist resort AMARIN: Campsite with all facilities: restaurants, apartments, caravans, camping sites, beautiful beaches, swimming pool e.c.c.

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His goal is simple and of universal value: ‚Hotel Annelie’ gives insight into a section of German reality, archiving and conserving conditions in a world faced with its demise.

The hostel gives shelter to a wide spectrum of misfits who have formed a second level society, an unconnected subdivision with its own functioning community spirit.

They swim, eat, drink, and walk around completely naked.

As we took the regional train out to Ludwigsfelde, I was paralyzed by fear. I wasn’t sure if I could go through with my “mission”.

But the narrow minded spirit that comes from being raised in a straight-laced religious Christian household is hard to dispel overnight.

I needed full immersion right away if this was That being said, I remember the very first time I went naked at a German sauna as clearly as if it happened yesterday.

It's a modernist monastery - all glass and wood and acres of calm space - built in a square around an outside courtyard with views of snow-capped mountains.

When we arrive at 8pm on a Saturday most guests already have repaired to their rooms. But because we have not yet met the doctor and been given our programme, we are allowed soup and tender lamb chops for our first meal. He thinks I could do with a liver detox (there's a surprise), some deep tissue massages (yes, please), plus a couple of intravenous (I hate needles) 'infusions' and various other treatments, including one called the 'hay pack'.

Over the period of several years he was working incessantly in this neighbourhood and, incorporating the inhabitants of Annelie, completed the multi-media art project called HOTEL ANNELIE.

Using various forms of expression, he photographed, videotaped, collected objects, soundbites and set up performances using the inhabitants as living material.

Sometimes you and bae just need to get away for a while.