Features - Europe
Yerevan is a lesser-discovered yet amazingly hospitable European capital boasting a rich cultural and historical heritage. With Qatar Airways launching flights later this year on May 15, Yerevan-based lifestyle and travel blogger Sirvard Amatuni invites Oryx readers to veer away from the well-known tourist destinations and savour something new.
London’s junior Michelin dining trend
Britain’s-once stuffy restaurants are opening up to young sophisticated diners. Restaurant critic Tristan Rutherford takes his 11-year-old nephew for a Michelin-starred tour of London’s finest tables.
Articles - Europe
The Mailbox, Birmingham
Britain’s second city used to be known for its canals, heavy industry, and Indian restaurants, but the refurbishment of luxury mall The Mailbox represents its more glamorous side.
M by Montcalm, London
The first high-end hotel in London’s Tech City offers a touch of modern luxury to your stay.
Culinary Rise Through the Stars
Berlin resident Rachael Vance guides us through the culinary rise and transformation of this northern European metropolis. Still burgeoning with new ideas and a freedom of spirit since reunification a quarter of a century ago, many regional and global influences have combined here to create a unique dining scene.
Zurich: by design
Zurich is one of those cities in which you may wish you’d stayed longer. Swiss travel expert Brian Johnston looks beyond its CHOCOLATE-BOX BEAUTY to reveal a cultured, innovative, very contemporary city.
24 Hours in Edinburgh
Crime fiction writer Ian Rankin once described Edinburgh as “a city the size of a town that feels like a village”. Certainly, this UNESCO-recognised World Heritage Site offers both the cool cosmopolitan delights of a capital city – a hub for culture, education, and high-tech start-ups – alongside more low-key aspects of village life. It’s also an eminently walkable city in terms of scale – as long as you don’t mind climbing steep hills, that is!
Ett Hem, Stockholm
Ett Hem is a stylish 12-room hotel situated in Stockholm’s smart embassy quarter of Östermalm in Sköldungagatan, a 10-minute walk from the city centre.
Oslovians enjoy summer, but they truly appreciate living in a city with four distinct seasons even more. Come and enjoy the gorgeous autumn foliage, and bring your umbrella, just in case.
Malaya Bronnaya, Moscow
Polly Barks, writer and Moscow resident, loves the sedate luxe of Malaya Bronnaya Street, home to some of Moscow’s most affluent citizens, hippest cafés, and most unique shops.