Europe

Schneider’s Art Philosophy

Once past the threshold of the front door, it is evident that Irmgard Schneider’s keen eye for design and attention to color created an environment that dazzles visitors, offering a ...

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Lech

Founded in the 14th century by émigrés from the Valais district of Switzerland, Lech still has its original Pfarrkirche (parish church) from that era. This archetype of a snug alpine ...

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The Sailing Art in Oia

Oia (Ia) is one of the most visited locations on Santorini Island. The settlement is built on a cliff in the northwestern part of the island, above the Caldera and ...

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Santorini

No island better epitomizes the Greek vacation experience than Santorini. Upon arriving by boat, there’s a view that never palls: sugar-cube houses pasted onto the high clifftops of Fira’s caldera, ...

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Meze on table

The Sumanah on the Water adjoining restaurant features the same mixture of the ultra-modern and the distinctively traditional through a menu that brings the age old Turkish tradition of Meze ...

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Istanbul

More than Ottoman minarets and beguiling bazaars, Turkey’s cultural capital is also fashionable and progressive. Spanning both Asia and Europe and divided by the Bosphorus, Istanbul is a beguiling mix ...

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Bordeaux

Elegant Bordeaux, capital of Aquitaine and the fifth-largest city in France, is the hub for the legendary wine châteaux of St-Emilion and Médoc. They welcome you to their vineyards all ...

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A charming wine hamlet

Les Sources de Caudalie is located in an enchanting, bucolic setting where the vineyards mould the landscape. There is no number thirteen among the 40 rooms and 9 suites named ...

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Berlin

Ask Berliners what they love about the German capital and some will talk about the joys of post-Communist freedom, others about Kreuzberg’s throbbing nightlife, others about Friedrichshain’s exciting young designers. ...

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Taormina

Taormina draws in the jetsetters, the nouveau riche and everything in between to its romantic alleyways and dazzling hotels. Taormina offers a breathtaking landscape dense with man-made archeology. There’s a ...

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