Features - Lifestyle
insight - Tim Tompkins
Occupation - President Times Square Alliance
With eyes on Times Square on New Year’s Eve, Tim Tompkins’ resolution is to make sure the heart of New York City beats strong all year long.
Articles - Lifestyle
24 hours in Doha
The small peninsula of Qatar is the only true desert country worldwide, with no natural surface water, but featuring a long (563km) coastline with fine sandy beaches and majestic rolling dunes in the south.
maître d’ - Philippe Restaurant, Houston
In a city known for big, gaudy gestures, Philippe Restaurant in the upscale Galleria area of Houston exudes a cool confidence in atmosphere and menu.
three great places - Doha
Doha’s lively foodie scene has never been better. Visitors will be surprised by the array of cuisines on offer, from the Arab world to Southeast Asia, Europe, and everything in-between. Doha is not a town for walking, but these Three Great Places showcase the ‘new’ Doha and are worth the taxi fare.
spa - Pure Balance at Skyline Central
This spacious, light-filled urban retreat is on the 18th floor of one of Manchester’s most exclusive apartment buildings, and boasts brilliant views across the city.
luxe - Maya Tangalle, Sri Lanka
A sanctuary set within Sri Lanka’s unspoilt countryside, it’s no wonder Maya is called a ‘House of Dreams’.
weekend away - Nara
Relax in Japan’s cultural heartland, the chilled-out ancient capital of Nara.
Place Garibaldi, Nice
MAMAC contemporary art curator Olivier Bergesi gives the lowdown on Nice’s newest piazza, which emerged from a grand renovation project in late 2011.