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SPAIN'S BEST BEACHES
Spain has wonderful beaches and not all are crowded with tourists when the barometer peaks. Long stretches of sand against the backdrop of rock formations, flowing dunes and sandy hills, all unique and beautiful. With Spain’s long summer on the way and temperatures mounting, we give you a list of the best beaches to relax, swim, sun-bathe, surf or ride horses.
BEST HOTEL TERRACES IN EUROPE
This summer enjoy an apéritif, lunch or dinner from the height of a luxury hotel in a beautiful city. Here is our list of 5 top hotel terraces with a smashing view in Europe.
10 GOOD REASONS TO VISIT STOCKHOLM
Meatballs at restaurant Sturehof, promenade around beautiful park the Royal Djurgarden, island hopping at Stocholm’s archipelago and the city’s best summer terraces; these are just some of the most excellent reasons to visit Sweden’s mulitfaceted capital.
EUROPE’S MOST BEAUTIFUL PORTS
Visiting Europe’s most famous waterfront cities by water instead of land is an unforgettable experience no matter which port you choose from our list.
Globe Passport Europe
Globe Passport EU invites you to explore and share unique offers and experiences from Europe’s leading, hotels, restaurants, event-makers and most popular brands.
Hotel Gran Melia Rome
The Gran Meliá Rome Hotel, the masterpiece of the Gran Meliá brand, is enveloped by the legends of ancient Rome and the spectacular scenery of the historical Villa Agrippina, which once belonged to the Roman empress, mother of the Emperor Nero. Its rich history blends seamlessly with elegant interiors which masterfully balance traditional luxury with a sophisticated avant garde flair.
3 Very Different Fab New London Hotels
The year 2014 has given us very many new, unique and wonderful hotels worldwide, but we focus here on London, and specifically a trio of hotels, all very different, individualistic and each brilliant in their own way . . (more)
Hotel Grande Bretagne Athens
With breathtaking views of the fabled Acropolis, regal Syntagma Square and the Parliament, lush Lycabettus Hill or the original Olympic Stadium, the multi-awarded 5 star Hotel Grande Bretagne offers an unrivalled perspective of Athens’ mythical history.
Marbella’s month-long outdoor music festival Starlite is held every summer in July/August with a star-studded line-up of guests performing in the Marbella Quarry, a stunning natural amphitheatre.
DINNER AND BIRD OF PREY SHOW OVERLOOKING MONT BLANC
Chamonix (Brevent) French Alps July 23, August 6/20, September 3
Delfina Delettrez’s Berlin
Delfina Delettrez, jewelery designer, daughter of Silvia Fendi, has fallen under the spell of the artistic vibrations of the German capital; she loves especially the importance that the city puts on music and dance.
Five Top Class French Red Wines Under 15€
Gault & Millau are well-known and respected experts on the subject of wine; we have picked five of their favourite ‘Coup de Coeur’ reds under 15 euro.
The 10 Best Plates from Spain
Everyone loves the Spanish kitchen and we have listed some of the best traditional dishes and where to have them; all the following are popular, many national stars and some lesser known.
Karl Lagerfeld’s Paris, Saint Tropez, Monaco
Direct, no-nonsense, with a refined taste for simple but high quality food and a liking of personable service, combined with his vast experience of the most amazing places in France; Lagerfeld is an excellent guide to the best that Paris, Monaco and Saint Tropez have to offer.
Gas Bijoux Jewellery
With shops in Paris, Saint-Tropez, Marseille, Miland and New York as well as an online-shop Gas Bijoux is known worldwide for their exquisite jewels inspired by the artistic vision and world travels of André Gas.
René Redzepi on the Story of Noma
Phaidon.com was given exclusive and unrestricted access to film René Redzepi and the kitchens at Noma – the Nordic sensation voted the number one restaurant in the world at the awards for the San Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants. This video tells the story of Noma from plant to plate, and the personal journey of René Redzepi.