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HIA - Thinking Big: Qatar Airways’ A380

On October 10, Qatar Airways’ first Airbus A380 commenced commercial service on the Doha–London–Doha route, marking yet another important milestone for the world’s 5-star airline.

The timeless sounds of Zagreb

A tram rattles down Ilica Street, a cannon fires from Gri Fortress at noon, and the hubbub of hundreds of people talking over coffee echoes in the city squares. These are the sounds of Zagreb. As a journalist for Croatian Radio’s The Voice of Croatia, I’ve learnt to love the sights and sounds of Zagreb, one of Europe’s most overlooked capital cities.

marine - The V39: Second time around for Princess Yachts

Princess Yachts are not known for cutting corners. But now, as builders of special motor yachts up to 40m, Princess’s return to building boats under 12m was a special challenge. They needn’t have worried.

luxe
COMO Shambhala Estate
Ubud
Indonesia
 

With its exacting blend of revitalising spa treatments, healthy cuisine made from the finest, freshest ingredients, and...

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Djibouti  

While it might be best known for its extreme heat, legionnaires, and whale sharks, Djibouti is also a land of stark, otherworldly beauty. Writer James Kessler ventures off the beaten path to explore the far...

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Treetop walks
 

There are few better ways to appreciate the beauty of forests than to clamber into the canopy. Here are some of the world’s best treetop walkways that make it easy.

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Madison Avenue
New York
 

Suite 1521 founders Lizzie Tisch and Kim Kassel share what makes Madison Avenue from 70th to 79th Street on the Upper East Side...

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plan ahead
Eid al-Adha
 

As the Eid al-Adha festival presents the perfect opportunity for a short getaway, we take a look at six destinations a short jump from Doha where you can make the most of the break, whatever your interests!

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plan ahead
December
 

Oryx presents its insider’s tips for places to visit in December.
This December, explore the natural beauty and history of Salalah, take in the seasonal cheer in London, and discover all the...

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fine food
Baklava
 

This popular dessert of 30–40 filo pastry layers filled with chopped nuts, held together by sticky syrup or honey, is enjoyed in wondrously varied forms from Armenia to Arabia.

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klapsons
The Boutique Hotel
Singapore
 

From the moment you walk into klapsons, The Boutique Hotel, in Singapore’s Central Business District, you are met with its bold, distinctive design details, bringing a bright, playful aesthetic to five-star...

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