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The Best year-round skiing

It’s March, and the mountains of the northern hemisphere are poised on the edge of spring. Sunlight is melting the snow, and by late April ski resorts will have closed, and be re-energising themselves for a more modest influx of summer hikers. But passionate skiers and snowboarders needn’t despair: the southern hemisphere awaits the winter. For an experience of eternal snow and year-round skiing, here are some top destinations.

24 Hours in Barcelona

Barcelona is nestled snugly between pine-clad hills and the twinkling embrace of the Mediterranean Sea.

AL SHAQAB - Arabian Horse

The Arabian horse played an important role in the founding of Qatar, and remains an important part of Qatari culture. Mr. Mohammed Al Sulaiti, Al Shaqab’s Breeding and Show manager, talks to Oryx about why the Arabian horse is so unique.

weekend away
Philadelphia
 

One of the USA’s great cities, Philadelphia is rich in history as the centre of the US fight for independence. At the same...

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fine food
Dumplings
 

Whether sweet or savoury, stuffed or whole, dumplings are among the worlds most versatile dishes. From the empanadas of South America to the gyoza of Japan via Italian gnocchi, we highlight three of the most...

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fine food
Chef Mattias Roock
 

Mattias Roock is the new Executive Chef of Marsa Malaz Kempinski, The Pearl – Doha.

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Tsar Osvoboditel Boulevard
Sofia
 

The royal boulevard that runs through the heart of Bulgaria’s capital is full of pleasant surprises, according to Sofia...

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plan ahead
May
 

Oryx presents its insiders tips for places to visit in May.

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Five minutes with
Nasser Al Attiyah
 

Nasser Al Attiyah is currently one of the hottest properties in world sport. After securing a 10th FIA Middle East Rally Championship title in December 2014 and the prestigious 2014 WRC2 World Rally Championship,...

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Four Seasons Resort
Kuda Huraa
Maldives
 

It’s possible: honeymooners and families holidaying in the Maldives can live in total harmony – just ask Four Seasons Kuda Huraa.

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Non
invasive treatments
 

From ‘coolsculpting’ to thermage, here are five fast fixes that avoid surgery.

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