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select - Great racetracks
Big money, big brands, and plenty of glamour are just the start of motor-racings allure. Add adrenalin, astonishing speeds, and very real danger for a spectator sport second to none.
plan ahead - Places to visit in July
Oryx presents its insider’s tips for places to visit in July. Catch the best of Bali’s climate, Sofia’s café culture, and Kenya’s wildlife as the Great Migration crosses into the Masai Mara.
Articles - Selects
select - Asian golfing
Growing prosperity in Asia has seen the opening of spectacular golf courses and an increasing demand for getaways to the greens. Here are some of the continent’s best golfing destinations.
plan ahead - Places to visit in June
Oryx looks ahead to some of the best places to visit in June. Go on a cruise, visit Chicago’s public spaces, or explore Croatia’s historic sites.
select - Elephants
Kids delight in elephants and, even as adults, few of us are immune to a pachyderm’s charms. Here’s where you can go for up-close encounters with the world’s largest land animals.
plan ahead - Places to visit in May
Oryx presents its insider’s tips for places to visit in May for the best balance of weather conditions before the crowds reach their peak.
plan ahead - Places to visit in April
Oryx presents it insider’s tips for places to visit in April. Days are getting longer, spring is about to begin, but the heat of summer is still some way off.
select - Eastern European spa resorts
The ancient Greeks and Romans first recognised the benefits of mineral waters, and the Europeans still value hot springs to this day. Here are some Eastern European spa resorts to set you tingling.
select - Fountains
Human societies have always appreciated fountains, which have long been used as urban decorations, garden adornments, memorials honouring famous people or events, or simply as entertainment. Here are some of the world’s most impressive fountains.
select - Unusual Ski Destinations
So you’re a seasoned skier who has already hit the famous slopes of Europe and North America? Perhaps it’s time to look beyond the predictable in some of the world’s more unusual ski destinations
select - Film Festival
The first ever film festival was held in Venice in 1932. These annual events now run in cities all over the world, reaffirming our global fascination with the silver screen.