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A company invented “cat wine” so that you and your kitty can enjoy a glass of wine together.
For 2016, the UNESCO has nominated 21 new properties across the world. Let us begin a little series by introducing the five most spectacular ones in Europe, as a feast for the eyes or even as an inspiration for upcoming travels.
When it comes to dinner in company, you should forget the term “you are what you eat”. Instead, think “you are how you eat”. Today, table manners are...
Brazilians are a people of tolerance, flexibility and empathy, which means there are few don’ts to be wary of. They put friendliness and helpfulness first, and stress last – life is but to be enjoyed.
As the jeep bounces and lurches along the rutted, potholed track, the ominous rumblings of distant thunder grow increasingly louder, its source masked by the surrounding dense jungle. At the end of the road, a brief clearing. Steamy, subtropical air is slightly cooler and carries the scent of mossy dampness.
On the outskirts of Bahia, Salvador in Brazil, I have arrived with my friend S to a terreiro (Candomblé temple ground) in order to watch a secret ceremony deep in a favela (ghetto). The favelas of Brazil are not recommended stomping grounds for tourists, so we arrange for a driver to bring us in, wait for us and take us back in the morning – Candomblé rituals tend to be long affairs.
Summer 2016 isn't the best one yet, but we can still dream about laying at one of the most beautiful pools in the world.
Why does wine turn blue this summer and what can we expect? Just a new trend or actually a good new way to enjoy wine? We've tested blue wine and tell you all about it here.
Summer in Vienna is best enjoyed outdoors. Numerous bars and restaurants offer the perfect place to chill out and make the most of the long days and plenty of sunshine.
When the days are sunny and the evenings are warm, head outside and make the most of the precious days of summer. There is nothing better than alfresco dining in a cosy backyard, on a lofty rooftop or on a riverside terrace.
From Carhenge to South of the Border, America is full of quirky attractions, and not all of them are politicians…
Can you imagine that the music you hear, affects your taste of wine? A study shows exactly this phenomen.
Originally conceived as a railway hotel in the late 19th century, the hotel is perched spectacularly on a towering cliff on the Cornish coast. The former Edwardian grandeur has been stripped down to such elegant features as crown moulding, parquet floors and grand hallways, while the white walls create a blank canvas for a modern, stylishly retro look, distinguished by 60s-style blonde wood furniture and seating by Vitra.
Bored with all the rooftop pools and restaurants? Until 31 October 2016, New York City has been enriched by another outstanding rooftop attraction…
Next stops on our road trip? Madrid, Vence and Milan! Let the art hunt continue!
The fascinating life and work of Tolkien alone provide enough material to fill several books – instead, we’re providing you with twenty interesting facts you…
Here are a few northeastern European cities, where you can enjoy the beauty of water and beaches even though there are no coasts in sight.
A discovery we’ve all been waiting for: Scientists successfully reduce fat in chocolate by…
When we look into the past, the ear seems to be a particularly targeted organ to those facing extremely stressful situations, whether this stress is caused by...
Our road trip might end today, but we saved some of the best art works for last. There are not many cities around that offer art collections like our last two stops: Florence and Rome.
Traditionally Munich galleries start with the OPEN ART into autumn. This year you can visit the exhibition "Antonio Marra - Perspectivity" at Jörg Heitsch Galerie from 9th September 2016.
Welcome to WorldGuide’s series on the healing power of herbs. Valued not only for flavour and aroma, herbs and plants have been used for...
Here are a few western European cities, where you can enjoy the beauty of water and beaches even though there are no coasts in sight.
Meditation requires patience and discipline. You cannot expect to sit down and become a contemplative master overnight. The mind is not capable of such a rapid turnaround. A gradual approach and regular practice are essential if meditation is to have a positive effect.
Nowadays, nobody pays the slightest attention to which fork you’re using unless you’ve stuck it in your head, right? Wrong. Using the wrong fork can be hazardous to your...
Where do the craziest ice cream flavours come from? No question, Japan of course! Get the full scoop on the most disgusting ice cream flavours that actually exist - in Japan and around the world.
In a small village in Italy, a large number of residents have something very special in common: They are all over 100 years old. What is their secret?
Scientists have proved that drinking alcohol makes us happier. While everyone knows that drinking…