weekend away - Chicago
Spring is often Chicago’s shortest season. It’s also one of the most pleasant times to visit the city, with its verdant parks, clement weather, and residents happy with the long-awaited warmth.
select - US roller coasters
The first roller coaster was patented in 1885. Ever since, roller coasters have pushed the limits of speed, height, and corkscrewing improbability. Feel the need for speed? Here are some of the world’s most exhilarating rides in the USA.
plan ahead - July
Oryx presents its insider’s tips for places to visit in July.
More than half the world’s mango crop is grown in India, and fortunately for us, it’s just coming into season. Here...
What to eat this summer
Along with being one of the most fun seasons of the year for outdoor activity, summer can also be one of the most dangerous for the body, due to exhaustion, dehydration, and sun damage. It is often said that you...read more
Fighting the summer frizz
Frizz isn’t fun, and the summer inevitably brings out untamed locks and those annoying fly-aways that can’t be calmed. The first step to combating any problem is understanding what causes it, and in the case...read more
Cannes International Film FestivalMAY 14–25 read more
A concise guide to summer skincare
Winter is over, so throw out your thick, greasy moisturiser and opt for one that is oil-free, has plenty of SPF, and evens out your skin tone as it naturally darkens with the sun. Since even the best foundation...read more
Janet DeNeefe, the founder and director of the annual Ubud Writers & Readers Festival, is a Melbourne-born artist, author, and restaurateur who has lived in Bali for nearly three decades. Her memoir Fragrant Rice...read more
Bond In Motion – 50 Years of Bond Cars
London Film Museum – now openread more
The Capella Washington DC
Every hotel in Washington DC hopes to offer the ideal formula of discretion and luxury to attract that ever-important dignitary,...