Windhoek: awe and wonder
On September 28, Qatar Airways launches flights to Windhoek, gateway to the arid wonderland of Namibia. Writer Tess Paterson takes us on a road trip through a world of giant dunes, lunar landscapes, and extraordinary wildlife.
Your guide to Rio de Janeiro
An estimated half a million visitors will travel to Brazil for this year’s Olympic Games. Here are some of our favourite hotspots in Rio de Janeiro to help you plan your trip.
Six Senses Laamu, Maldives
Deep in the Indian Ocean, surrounded by innumerable shades of blue, Six Senses Laamu is a paradise for couples and families alike.
Few travellers can resist the lure of a soaring building or a good view. Get your ears popping on the ascent to the observation decks of the world’s tallest structures.read more
Oryx talks with Yerevanian travel blogger Sirvard Amatuni about mingling with friends in cosy cafés and tea houses along Abovyan Street, which is also home to major business, cultural centres, and tourist...read more
What’s in my travel bag: Gered Mankowitz
Chris Anderson spoke to the celebrated British photographer on what he packs in his suitcase.read more
Although many experience the height of their allergies as the spring flowers bloom, it’s very possible that this year the sniffles will continue well into summer.read more
FC Barcelona: the match day experience
Claire Bloomfield visits one of the most spectacular venues in world sport.read more
24 hours in Sarajevo
Narrow streets interwoven with mosques, madrassas, and historic caravanserais juxtaposed against Habsburg-era boulevards express Sarajevo’s cultural and religious diversity.read more
Qatar Airways Holidays
Oryx presents its insider’s tips for places to visit in August. While crowds can be unavoidable at popular destinations in August, these places are at their best during this month and are well worth the...read more
Spring is a time of renewal in New England, and the weather can be sunny and glorious. As trees and flowers bud and bloom, Bostonians emerge from their winter lairs to enjoy the sights of this historic city.read more