Qatar Airways Holidays - July
Oryx presents its insider’s tips for places to visit in July. The perfect conditions offer travellers the chance to witness Santorini’s spectacular sunsets, experience the midnight sun in Reykjavik, and explore Bali during its dry season.
24 Hours in Larnaca
Dotted with palm trees and glorious golden beaches, the port city of Larnaca is a beacon on the south coast of Cyprus for discerning travellers, and with a 6,000-year heritage it is renowned as one of Europe’s oldest cities. Visitors can enjoy a fantastic variety of sights, sounds, and tastes that are unique to this exciting coastal city, and in under an hour can enjoy world-class diving and snorkelling at Cape Greco.
What’s in my kitchen: Raymond Blanc
Responsible for having trained some of the world’s greatest chefs, who between them have amassed 35 Michelin stars, Raymond Blanc’s own two-Michelin-star restaurant Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons has retained its stars for a staggering 32 years.
Five minutes with
Oryx speaks to renowned Hollywood producer William Fay, the man behind box-office hits The Hangover, 300, Superman Returns, and Independence Day.read more
Fresh from the Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF), leading chef Alain Ducasse talks food culture, the romance of travel, and his plans to revolutionise modern dining.read more
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The capital of Oman’s Dhofar province offers a range of luxe options for a visit during the region’s unique Khareef season.read more
Spring is in the air, and so is the scent of flowers and summery citrus. These five fragrances either evoke sweet spring breezes with their array of botanicals or are ‘summer in a bottle’ with popular...read more
Island Resort & Spa
Nestled on a tiny private island in the Quirimbas Archipelago off the northern coast of Mozambique, Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort & Spa offers an exclusive paradise escape.read more
Jakarta’s Old Town
As a child, young moviemaker Yusuf Andibachtiar learned much about Indonesia’s rich history as he grew up amid the relics of history in the heart of Jakarta’s Old Town.read more
You’d have to be hard of heart not to appreciate the technicoloured spectacle, photo opportunities, and glorious romance of a sunset. Here are five of the best sunset destinations.read more