Since the dawn of time, humans have been captivated by the night sky and its twinkling invitation to wonderment and awe. Here are five top places from which to stargaze.
24 Hours in Yerevan
Yerevan, Armenia’s capital, is a charming blend of European and Soviet-era architecture, oriental hospitality, and unique local traditions – and all this comes with almost 300 sunny days a year! Don’t worry if your trip schedule is tight: compact and tourist friendly, the city can be explored in just 24 hours, if you plan well. Just follow the guidelines suggested by Yerevan-based travel blogger Sirvard Amatuni, and relish every moment of your trip.
Qatar Airways Holidays - June
Oryx presents its insider’s tips for places to visit in June. Warmer weather and longer days allow travellers to experience the Midnight Sun in Stockholm, enjoy water sports and walking trails in Larnaca, and discover Prague’s historic landmarks.
W Doha Hotel &
A lifestyle hotel in Doha’s West Bay with panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf.read more
Costume designer Mariot Kerr works all over Australia but Gouger Street, in her home town of Adelaide, suits her tastes better than any. It’s all thanks to the colourful Adelaide Central Market.read more
Five minutes with
Following the success of her debut cookbook, The Lebanese Kitchen, Salma Hage became an unlikely champion of Middle Eastern cuisine.read more
These are exciting times for eating out. Never before has the range of choices around the world been so great. And while we love to celebrate local dishes using local ingredients from local chefs, there’s...read more
From 1994 Magnus Ek and Agneta Green ran Oaxen Skärgårdskrog, a small restaurant in Stockholm’s archipelago. Chef Magnus explored and researched the island’s wild herbs as well as the small...read more
What’s in my travel bag: Moo Chun Hoe
Qatar’s answer to Willy Wonka?
Meet the Marsa Malaz Kempinski’s own chocolatier.
Blue sky driving
Pleasurable driving experiences aren’t limited to staying on the blacktop, as Land Rover’s latest convertible proves.read more
Club Med Finolhu Villas
Experience Maldivian eco-chic villas that don’t compromise on luxury.read more