Although often overshadowed by Florence, former maritime power Pisa is a jewel of urban architecture with a long-standing cultural verve.
Five minutes with Faiza Bouguessa
For French-Algerian designer Faiza Bouguessa, revisiting the rules of abaya fashion has been a welcome challenge. Her young label, Bouguessa, has garnered international praise for its rendition of minimalist modest luxury with universal appeal.
fine food - Kwong Wai Keung
As an award-winning chef with over 20 years of experience, Executive Chef Kwong Wai Keung oversees the kitchen operation of T’ang Court and Chinese banquets at The Langham, Hong Kong hotel.
Sun care and luscious lips for summer
Summer is all about sun-kissed skin with an all-natural glow, achieved by basking in glorious vitamin D-rich rays.read more
What’s in my travel bag
When Herbert Ypma was just three years old, his Dutch father moved the family to Spain. But instead of a picturesque hacienda or a cool flat in the city, the Ypma family lived in caravans and tents, his mother...read more
Treetop dining in
Going for dinner in the Maldives isn’t as straightforward as you might think. It may be the world’s flattest country, with atolls fringed by abundant arcs of buttery sands, but that doesn’t mean...read more
Hammams of Marrakech
Hammams are central to Moroccan culture, and there is no better way to unwind after a day of sightseeing in Marrakech than with a vigorous scrub-down followed by tranquil relaxation in a traditional bathing...read more
Family holidays can be great opportunities to learn about the world and its cultures, and there are now plenty of destinations where your trip can include unforgettable learning experiences. Travel expert Nichola...read more
Bosnia’s Rich Coffee Culture Tradition
With Qatar Airways launching flights to Sarajevo on November 2, Eastern Europe-based travel writer Jennifer Walker takes us on a caffeinated tour to one of her favourite cities in Europe.read more
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...read more
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.read more