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Queensland’s Quirkiest Events in 2017

Queensland’s Quirkiest Events in 2017

With the new year in full swing, it’s time to fulfill those ‘new you’ affirmations, and do something a little out of the ordinary. From satisfying your Game of Thrones fantasy to embracing how to be supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, Queensland has some of the most unusual and unique events on its calendar in 2017. Here’s some ideas of […]

Culinary delights „Made in Leipzig“

Culinary delights „Made in Leipzig“

With the launch of the renowned „Guide Michelin“ for 2017 this month, the East-German city of Leipzig was awarded another Michelin star: The “Residenz im Herrenhaus Möckern”. A former mansion, Herrenhaus Möckern is set in the floodplain of the White Elster River. The manor from 1317 has undergone some extensive renovations over the last years […]

3 Ways Canada Could Change Your Life in 2017

3 Ways Canada Could Change Your Life in 2017

With a sun that shines around the clock in its northern territories, highways that wind endlessly through iconic mountain ranges, mind-blowing wildlife, the world’s best seafood, and a European history so entrenched that the street signs are displayed in both French and English, it’s no surprise Canada is the ultimate bucket-list destination. What you may […]

Colonial Era Charm and French Joie De Vivre in Laos

Colonial Era Charm and French Joie De Vivre in Laos

Ringed by mountains and idyllically set 700 metres above sea level, the historic royal capital of Luang Prabang with its glistening temples and heritage French provincial architecture is accentuated by ancient green trees with scarlet flowers, saffron-clad monks, and pearly-white perfumed frangipanis whose fragrance mingles with that of fresh-brewed coffee and exotic spices. Here, at […]

Celebrate The Festive Season In Singapore

Celebrate The Festive Season In Singapore

Singapore is celebrated for its diverse yet harmonious melting pot of cultures, including people of Chinese, Eurasian, Indian, Malay and Peranakan backgrounds. No matter what their cultural background, Singaporeans pay respect and homage to each other’s religious days of significance with Buddhist, Islamic, Hindu and Christian holidays included within national public holidays. Christmas takes its […]

Korean Ski Season Opens Early!

Korean Ski Season Opens Early!

Ski resorts in Gangwon province, Korea have opened twenty days earlier than usual this year allowing skiers the opportunity to enjoy a longer ski season. Yongpyong Ski Resort and Phoenix Park Ski resort, both venues for the coming 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games were the first ski resorts to open early for the winter season. […]

Introducing QT Melbourne

Introducing QT Melbourne

Introducing Melbourne’s newest muse, primly positioned in the heart of the city’s luxury fashion precinct known as the ‘Paris end,’ QT Melbourne cuts a striking figure against the city skyline. The landmark building designed by acclaimed Architect, Angelo Candalepas, features a classic geometric inspired façade which harmonises with the streetscape, and sets the tone for […]

Fall Foliage in Idaho

Fall Foliage in Idaho

Autumn is a special time of year in Idaho. As the cool weather settles in, the display of Idaho’s trees, native vegetation, wildflowers, rushing rivers and mountains create an amazing backdrop. The fall foliage generally starts making an appearance in early October in northern, central and eastern Idaho and by mid-October the colours are developing […]

Canberra: A History of the World in 100 Objects

Canberra: A History of the World in 100 Objects

A rare 2000 year old bronze sculptural head of the Roman emperor Augustus is one of the remarkable treasures in the British Museum’s A History of the World in 100 Objects exhibition, which is on at the National Museum of Australia in Canberra until 29 January, 2017. In its only Australian east coast venue before […]

Bistro Remy- Welcome to the Neighbourhood

Bistro Remy- Welcome to the Neighbourhood

The Langham, Sydney has opened the doors to its new  neighbourhood bistro, Bistro Remy. Located within the luxury hotel and a short walk from The Rocks, Barangaroo and Walsh Bay, the new bistro’s menu has been created by gifted young chef, Dave Whitting. One of Sydney’s finest culinary talents, Chef Whitting was most recently responsible […]