Features - Destinations
Spa Dominique Chenot, Barvikha Hotel & Spa, Moscow
Located within a luxury village in the Moscow region, Barvikha Hotel & Spa is home to the exclusive Spa Dominique Chenot, offering a holistic and bespoke approach to wellbeing.
Best of British
London resident Chris Anderson says that to discover the best home-grown products on a shopping trip to the capital, just look for the Royal Warrant.
Articles - Destinations
Qatar National Day
Qatar celebrates its National Day on December 18, and nowhere represents the true heritage of Qatar better than its capital’s most renowned market, Souq Waqif.
24 Hours in Hangzhou
Once one of the largest cities in the world, today Hangzhou is not only an economic powerhouse but also one of China’s most popular tourist destinations. The ancient city has seduced travellers for centuries, including Marco Polo and Moroccan explorer Ibn Battuta, who visited in 1345, when many Arab traders lived in this important port city. Renowned for its stunning West Lake and its tranquil gardens, Hangzhou was the imperial capital of both the Southern Song Dynasty and the invading Mongols. Modern Hangzhou is home to nearly seven million people and is one of the most important high-tech and manufacturing hubs in eastern China, but travellers are still drawn to its eclectic history, its rich culture, and the waters of ancient West Lake.
The host of Vienna’s main Christmas market is travel author Brian Johnston’s favourite square – if not actual street – for its evocation of a medieval marketplace and all the warmth of the festive season in a cold country.
Qatar - The art of aircraft painting
With the whole of Qatar Airways’ ever-growing fleet of 135 aircraft being branded in celebration of joining the one world Alliance, Oryx flew to Dublin to meet with Eirtech Aviation’s Andrew Richardson and the Eirtech team in their bespoke, climate-controlled facility to find out how to re-paint a fleet of aircraft.
weekend away - Brussels
This Franco-Flemish heart of Europe is a melting pot of historic buildings, world-class gastronomy, fine art galleries, antique shops, and cosmopolitan boutiques.
Buenos Aires street chic
Tegui is one of Buenos Aires’ cult restaurants, with a minimalist menu that is always evolving.
This man knows what you’ll be wearing in 2015
If you’re anxious to know the precise handbag style, sock colour, and hem length that will be in vogue come 2015, ask Isham Sardouk. As the Chief Creative Officer of fashion trends forecaster Stylesight, Sardouk is in the business of predicting – and shaping – the future of fashion.
Ananda Spa, Himalayas
High above the Ganges with uninterrupted views of the Himalayan Mountains, this former Maharaja’s palace has been transformed into a sumptuous oasis dedicated to indulging the senses.
marine - Port of Call: Qatar International Boat Show
The dazzling waterfront at Qatar’s prestigious Lusail City hosts the inaugural Qatar International Boat Show on November 12–16, an event expected to draw more than 15,000 visitors and welcome Qatar to the international show-circuit map.