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Kronenhalle

Zurich | Restaurants | Pan-European, Local specialty

Kronenhalle

This former James Joyce hangout was once a beer hall and meeting place for 19th-century Zurichers of artistic persuasion. Modern patrons come to admire the paintings by Chagall, Picasso, Matisse et al. and to tuck in to…

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Marrakech

Not to Miss

  Visit a hammam The Moroccan version of a steam bath, called a hammam, offers steam, scrubs, body massages, and seaweed wraps. There are several around the city, but we recommend the hammams at Amanjena Health…

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Kaiser’s Reblaube

Zurich | Restaurants | French

Kaiser’s Reblaube

Located in one of the oldest buildings in Zurich, Kaiser’s Reblaube is a popular restaurant cum wine bar. The secluded restaurant has a cosy ground floor and a Goethe Stübli on the second floor, where the eponymous…

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Art Basel Hong Kong

Hong Kong | Events | Art & Design

Art Basel Hong Kong

Thu, 15 May 2014 - Sun, 18 May 2014

In May 2012, the directors of Asia’s best practice fair, ART HK, announced that the art fair will operate under the name Art Basel in the future. This is because the MCH Group, owner of both the renowned Art Basel and…

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Art en Vieille-Ville

Geneva | Events | Art & Design, Long-term Event

Art en Vieille-Ville

Thu, 08 May 2014 - Thu, 31 July 2014

Each spring and autumn, dealers and gallerists in Geneva’s charming Vieille Ville invite art lovers to stroll from one venue to the next, exploring a treasure trove of artworks. After a preliminary opening night…

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King's Day

Amsterdam | Events | Folklore & Traditions, Balls & Parties…

King's Day

Sat, 26 April 2014 - Sat, 26 April 2014

Who says constitutional monarchy can’t be fun? Except for a small band of republican intellectuals, all of the Netherlands paints itself orange and floods the capital for city-wide street parties on King’s Day…

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Burnout: A Perfectionist’s Syndrome

Traditional Medicine

Burnout: A Perfectionist’s Syndrome

What is Burnout? According to the world-famous Mayo Clinic, burnout is a “state of physical, emotional and mental exhaustion caused by long-term exposure to demanding work situations. Burnout is the cumulative result…

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Lyme Disease – Beware of Ticks

Traditional Medicine

Lyme Disease – Beware of Ticks

Spring is in the air and the desire to go outdoors is strong, until we think about Lyme disease. Transmitted by ticks all over the world between March and October, the Robert Koch Institute states that this disease…

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Voice and Speech Training

Traditional Medicine

Voice and Speech Training

Find Your Voice Businesspeople, politicians, teachers, students – almost all of us are faced at least once in our lives with the situation of having to speak in front of a large group of people. On such occasions we…

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What’s on: A Selection of Art Events and Exhibitions

Goings on in the Art World

What’s on: A Selection of Art Events and Exhibitions

Our art calendar includes a selection of the latest noteworthy exhibitions as well as upcoming art and design fairs.

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Ten Top Art Fairs

Advice for Collectors

Ten Top Art Fairs

In recent years, art fairs have become increasingly common, and their popularity comes as no surprise. Opportunities to acquire unique works abound, and dealers often prepare for months in advance to gather objects of…

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Goings on in the Art World

Books Reviews: Extravagant, wasteful… and fun

The Georgians knew how to party, and this book uncovers the lavish temporary structures they created to stage their celebrations © courtesy of The Art…

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Extreme Sport Kitesurfing

Alternative & Adventure Sports

Extreme Sport Kitesurfing

Combining the elements of water and air, coupled with speed and a whole bunch of fun, kitesurfing is an exciting and adventurous activity. Find out where to go and what you’ll need to get started.

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Ski Health and Safety

Winter Sports

Ski Health and Safety

If you haven’t skied for a while, it’s easy to forget that it’s not just a walk in the park. The combination of high altitude, mountain terrain, icy cold temperatures and awkward equipment can quickly turn a day on the…

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The Triathlon Trend

Fitness Sports

The Triathlon Trend

Triathlon is booming like never before. The steady increase in the number of participants in triathlon events are a case in point. Is this trend comparable to the boom marathons experienced in the 1980s? It may be that…

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Champneys Springs, Leicestershire

Hotel Benefit | Ashby de la Zouch, UK

Champneys Springs, Leicestershire

Champneys Springs is a purpose-built health farm that’s modern and fresh, with carp-filled waterways, a superb spa and a striking premiership-standard football pitch!

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Champneys Forest Mere, Hampshire

Hotel Benefit | Liphook, UK

Champneys Forest Mere, Hampshire

Champneys Forest Mere in Hampshire is breathtakingly beautiful and the most sumptuous of all health farms. Set in peaceful Hampshire woodland, the mansion overlooks a magnificent natural lake and enchanting grounds.

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Champneys Henlow, Bedfordshire

Hotel Benefit | Henlow, UK

Champneys Henlow, Bedfordshire

Champneys Henlow is a fine country manor and a more traditional English retreat, set in 150 acres of parkland and steeped in history dating back to the 16th century.

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Snoepjes Rocks

Products & Gifts | Gourmet Heaven

Snoepjes Rocks

Designed with little pictures or words inside, handmade Snoepjes candies make a wonderful gift for loved ones or good friends.

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Tagomago, Balearic Islands, Spain

Products & Gifts | Desirable Rentals

Tagomago, Balearic Islands, Spain

It’s hard to imagine that this exists in the Balearic Islands – just 900 metres (half a mile) off the coast off Ibiza is Tagomago, a tiny, rocky, private island in the Mediterranean Sea.

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Grey Cape, San Jose Del Cabo, Mexico

Products & Gifts | Desirable Rentals

Grey Cape, San Jose Del Cabo, Mexico

Watch grey whales from your terrace Peace and relaxation or exciting leisure activities – this private villa just 6 kilometres (10 miles) outside of San Jose Del Cabo in Mexico has it all. Fascinating whale watching is…

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