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Wine Fair In France 2014

This autumn, France hosts La Foire aux Vins, The Wine Fair; THE great rendez-vous for wine lovers! This Wine Fair takes place across the country at stores and supermarkets and offers wines at low prices. The larger retailers have made great efforts on the storage conditions of the wine during the fair and some even have a […]

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The 5 Best Shopping Places In Geneva

Plainpalais Flea Market This is one of Switzerland’s largest flea markets where bargain hunters and collectors find all sorts of items: bric-à-brac, books, clothes, jewellery, antiques and decorative items. What makes this market particularly interesting is that some of the international workers attached to the United Nations and other expatriate organisations come here to sell […]

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The Most Fashionable Restaurants In Paris

With Paris’ upcoming Fashion Week which is held from 23 September until 1 October we advise visitors on some of the most ‘fashionable’ restaurants of the French capital. These trendy restaurants are always visited by the leading fashion crowd and certainly around Fashion Week when they not only attract the industry representatives, but also international top-models, […]

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The 5 Best Shady Spots In Madrid

After enjoying months of high temperatures this summer in Spain’s illustrious capital, we are finally ready to seek out the shade. Here follow the five best choices to take a cool break: Parque de El Capricho That Parque de El Capricho is one of the most magical places in Madrid is something you will have already […]

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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 are just some of the most excellent reasons to visit Stockholm .. Meatballs at Sturehof Sturehof is one of  the most popular and classic food restaurants in Stockholm serving especially exquisite seafood. However, […]

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The Five Most Spectacular City Squares In Belgium

Grote Markt, Brussels - The central square of Brussels is surrounded by guildhalls, the city’s Town Hall, and the Breadhouse which is built on the area of the former bread market and also a Brewer’s Museum. This square is the most important tourist destination and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Grote Markt of Brussels has been called […]

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Sushi Shop and Joel Robuchon

Sushi Shop is a French chain of Japanese fast food, founded in 1998 whose focus is on creative sushi with original flavours of very high quality for a more discerning public with fine taste. A little more pricey than the competition, the Sushi Shop, however, offers truly delicious and original sushi and the possibility of ordering […]

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Top 5 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. Dolce Vitae terrace, The Majestic, Barcelona The Majestic Hotel & Spa has just been inaugurated and is now the shining star on Paseo de […]

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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. The London Edition This 5-star luxury hotel in London (Bloomsbury) near London Palladium Theatre, Oxford Street, Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square, has […]

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Les Voiles de St Tropez

Les Voiles de St Tropez (Sailing) 27 September – 15 October In addition to the raft of stars lining up for this 15th edition, which include the J Classes (Lionheart, Ranger, Shamrock and Velsheda) and the four legendary 15mJIs (Hispania, Mariska, The Lady Ann and Tuiga), Les Voiles de Saint Tropez 2014 has been heralded […]

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The Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, Paris

This year marks the 93rd edition of Europe’s most prestigious horse race the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe on Paris’ Longchamp racecourse during the weekend of 4 and 5 October. October is a lovely month in Paris, still warm enough to enjoy the outdoors, the many picturesque terraces basking in the low sun, the greatest throng of […]

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Pharrell Williams, Paris

Pharrell Williams, The Dear G I R L Tour, concert from Monday 13 October 2014 to Tuesday 14 October 2014 The artist not to miss this year is without doubt Pharrell Williams after an exceptional year 2013 with three successive massive hits “Get Lucky” “Blurred Lines” and “Happy”. Williams is on a European tour to present his […]

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Monaco Yacht Show

Monaco Yacht Show 24 – 27 September This year the world’s largest showcase for Super and Megayachts afloat will be the biggest ever, with an expanded exhibition area and berthing for around 110 superyachts in the Port Hercules of Monaco. “The demand for space at MYS has been a challenge to us for more than […]

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Festival Caixa Alfama, Lisbon

The 2nd Edition of the Festival Caixa Alfama will celebrate at Fado in the heart of Alfama, Lisbon 19 and 20 September. In 2013, Caixa Geral de Depósitos and the promoter Música no Coração united to embrace the challenge of creating the first major Music Festival, that carries the identity and the Portuguese soul: Fado. The Festival Caixa Alfama was born. […]

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Travel Report Paris Nightlife

  Paris has an amazing diversified night life; exuberant, sophisticated, over the top-luxurious, artistic, cultural, quaint, smouldering and exciting!   France’s capital city offers trendy and chic bars with a mix of people and music from high-tech to mellow jazz and sometimes live DJs. The night clubs range from classic and intimate to opulent and […]

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You want to find the best bar in town or the top fine dining restaurant? With Traveltain that’s quick and easy. Our ultra-selected guides will make every moment of your journey count. Whether you are on holiday or business, your trip will be enriched by our guides that feature very different places with one thing in common: Excellent service, best-in class in its location and top ratings across all other major travel guides.

Four Seasons Hotel – Milan

In one of Italy’s sleekest and most fashionable shopping districts, find a 15th-century convent transformed into an urban sanctuary of luxury and comfort. Get caught in Milan’s excitement and attractions by day, fall asleep to soothing breezes and quiet serenity at night.


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.

Mas Belles Eaux 2009 (15€)

Winery Mas Belles Eaux is situated in the Languedoc region in the South of France where the climate is perfect and the variety of soils excellent for producing expressive and pure wines.

Our recommendation from the Mas Belles Eaux cave: Mas Belles Eaux Les Coteaux 2009, one of the best wines from Languedoc: The highly influential wine critic Robert Parker gives it 91/100!

Insider tips for September

Cultural and Gastronomic City Break in Madrid

Dominated by the Prado Museum, Paseo del Arte, otherwise known as The Golden Triangle of Art is made up of three important art museums that are close to each other in the centre of Madrid, Spain, the perfect gateway for a weekend combining culture and lifestyle in the heart of the Spanish capital.

Acne, Stockholm

Cool Swedish design and clever marketing has lead Stockholm-born fashion house Acne Studios to become a worldwide success.

Arne Emil Jacobsen, Copenhagen

Arne Emil Jacobsen was a world renowned Danish architect and designer, best remembered for his unusual chair designs and influence in Danish architectural Functionalism.

Maison de la Truffe, Paris

Gastronomic restaurant Maison de la Truffe sells an amazing variety of quality truffles and truffle products, delicious pastas and risottos and truffle flavoured oils, salts and vinegars in their luxury boutique that will make avid gourmets’ mouths water.

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