Features - Europe
Scandinavia - So simple. So exquisite. So Scandinavian.
Clean mountain air, the love of life, clear flowing rivers, and an appreciation for nature are just a few things that contribute to the principles and philosophies that so many Scandinavians share.
The Amazing Race - Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe
Top thoroughbreds, serious prize money, international glamour, and the best of French fashion combine to create one of the world’s most prestigious horse races: the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.
Articles - Europe
weekend away - Magnificent Moscow
At 867 years of age, Moscow shows no signs of slowing down. Rather, the sprawling metropolis is an energetic international hub, buzzing with 12 million residents and ranking second in the global billionaire stakes. This fascinating city is a melange of glitz, glamour, and a rich cultural heritage.
Switzerland’s striking great outdoors
Switzerland is best known for the Alps, but former Geneva resident of 25 years and repeat visitor Brian Johnston thinks its plateau country provides just as beautiful and active a holiday.
My Favourite Street Barcelona
Catalan painter and sculptor Samuel Salcedo reveals the secrets of the beautiful Eixample area of Barcelona. With its list of prestigious art galleries, unique modernist architecture, and outdoor dining, it is a cultural feast.
luxe - Miss Clara by Nobis, Stockholm
One of Stockholms most treasured art nouveau buildings, the former Ateneum school for girls has been transformed into a sleek Scandinavian hotel in the evolving City district.
Hidden Edinburgh - Seek and ye shall find
Edinburgh is a city that tends to inspire instant love. The Castle, World Heritage-listed Georgian architecture, and an internationally revered cultural scene make it very easy to click with. But venture beyond the obvious, and thousands of secrets unveil themselves...(all images courtesy of visitscotland.com)
Jermyn Street, London
Home to perfumers, barbers, tailors, and a certain Fortnum & Mason department store, this oft-overlooked London street revels in its long history and quirkiness.
City of Legends - Larnaca
Larnaca has its roots in the ancient city-kingdom of Kition and has grown over millennia to become one of the largest hubs on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. Its history encapsulates a mythological goddess, a celebrated philosopher, and an apostle.