Have you ever noticed that everything tastes better outside? In fact, we are told, eating outdoors can be remarkably good for your health. Have a picnic, or gather round a table with a gorgeous view. Choose as green a spot as possible, away from the noise and bustle of the big city. Studies have shown that dining outside reduces stress, helps you digest your food more easily and even boosts your immune system.
Here are eight perfect spots for al fresco dining, in scenic locations from Puglia to Marrakech. To your health!
The land, and other local growers, provide organic produce that is offered to guests around the communal table.
With an open-plan gourmet kitchen where your chef will whip up something amazing to dine out on the terrace and poolside entertainment area.
Take the time to sit in silence while sipping an aperitif, wade lazily in the pool or join the family for a joyful and spirited meal together.
Chic bohemian style with private terraces and stunning views designed for large groups and meals al fresco.
Creative touches and attention to details created a breezy place of magic, whimsy and laid-back southern Italian style.
An untouched jungle site carefully shaped into an earthy and stylish compound with an outdoor restaurant/bar that serves the freshest of locally sourced ingredients.
With a private chef and a menu of classic Moroccan cuisine, guests can enjoy an enchanted dinner under the Tree of 1,000 candles.
For more great al fresco dining spots, browse our collection here.