luxe - La Réserve, Ramatuelle
High above St Tropez sits a hotel that pairs biodynamic cuisine with bespoke villas. Both chic and elite, this minimalist marriage between two French starchitects encompasses only 40 luxury guestrooms.
spa - Hilton, Doha
The eforea: spa experience from Hilton Doha combines three distinct ranges of treatments focused on either natural and organic or scientific, results-driven practices, offering its guests a tailored therapeutic journey.
weekend away - Danube Valley
Just an hour from Vienna a sweeping bend of the Danube Valley known as the ‘smile on the face of Austria’ is lined with old towns, ruined castles, and vineyards.
Nigerian alternative soul musician Bez introduces us to his favourite part of Lagos, a vivacious city that needs to be...
Set in Brooklyns hip Williamsburg area, ASKA by Swedish-born chef Fredrik Berselius embraces the New Nordic Cuisine movement using...
Stepping out of the shadows of Prague and Paris, Budapest is setting the scene and becoming a popular setting for major Hollywood...
art & culture
Iraqi Pavilion at the Venice Biennale
A group exhibition of works by contemporary Iraqi artists is on display from June to November 2013 at the Ca’ Dandolo, Grand Canal,...
The art of the rickshaw
Late afternoon in Old Dhaka. The air is humid and clammy. The booming sound of the call to prayer from the Star Mosque is deafened by the cacophony of jangling cycle bells in the Tanti Bazar. Along Chittaranjan...read more
three great places
New York and Paris admit it: London has the most vibrant dining scene on the planet right now. This cosmopolitan capital wows with world-class dining experiences, whatever your expectations.read more
Places to visit in July
Oryx presents its insider’s tips for places to visit in July. Catch the best of Bali’s climate, Sofia’s café culture, and Kenya’s wildlife as the Great Migration crosses into...read more
Big money, big brands, and plenty of glamour are just the start of motor-racings allure. Add adrenalin, astonishing speeds, and very real danger for a spectator sport second to none.read more