From the palaces of sultans to private island sanctuaries, Zanzibar offers an array of weekend getaways, with pearlescent beaches, stunning marine life, and world-class services.
Station Drive, Durban
Sandwiched between the beachfront and the trendy suburb of Morningside is Station Drive, a former industrial precinct that has become the creative capital of Durban.
Does the world really need another sports car? Mercedes-Benz’s performance offshoot thinks so. With permission to create a machine to tackle the Porsche 911 head on, AMG offers up the Mercedes-AMG GT S, a wide-hipped coupe, with distinctive swoopy curves and a long bonnet with rearward cab. It’s vaguely reminiscent of early Ferrari coupes in its styling, but what makes this car different is what’s under that long bonnet.
What’s in my travel bag
Gerald Tan is one of Doha’s most prominent food bloggers (boulangerry.com). With a background in TV journalism, he is originally from Malaysia,...read more
The Swatch Art Peace Hotel
The Swatch Art Peace Hotel brings together cultural heritage and modern art in a unique concept property at the centre of the ever-chic Shanghai Bund.read more
Dining at The Pearl-Qatar
From the popular American diner Chocolate Bar, to the soon-to-be-launched Urban Jazz Kitchen, dining options at The Pearl-Qatar in Doha promise a varied culinary experience.read more
You’ve just got off a long flight: you’re exhausted, your throat is feeling scratchy, and you know a cold is waiting to spoil your trip. Sound familiar? Here are five immunity-boosting remedies to...read more
The Capital of Sport
Ever since the success of the 2006 Asian Games, Qatar’s reputation has been growing as the land that brings the world of sport together.read more
Getting away on holiday provides a much-needed break for families, but educational trips are becoming increasingly popular.read more
Zurich is one of those cities in which you may wish you’d stayed longer. Swiss travel expert Brian Johnston looks beyond its CHOCOLATE-BOX BEAUTY to reveal a cultured, innovative, very contemporary...read more
Four standout destination spas
Fancy a getaway for some serious pampering and self-evaluation? These four destinations are sure to offer a luxurious respite from the daily grind.read more