Vienna: “fall of the gourmets”

Savour gourmet cuisine, sample fine wines, discover snail specialties and watch top chefs at the top of their game: fall in Vienna brings a smorgasbord of culinary events. Vienna Restaurant Week provides a late summer overture for an autumnal series of culinary highlights. Between August 28 and September 3, 2017 numerous top restaurants in the…

Bilanz Hotelranking Schweiz: Drei Cinnamon Circle Members unter den Ausgezeichneten

  Kategorie Bestes Stadthotel, Schweiz: Platz 1: Beau-Rivage Palace, Lausanne Zitat: “Mehr als seine Pendants in der Deutschschweiz strahlt das Luxushotel die schöne Selbstverständlichkeit von langsam gewachsenen, mit dem Energiefluss ihrer Zeit entwickelten Traditionshäusern aus. Hier kommt nostalgischer Luxus ohne Aufhebens, dafür mit dem gewissen Etwas daher. Das Team um Nathalie Seiler-Hayez verfügt über eine…

Flying with hipsters…

Air France presents its new airline, Joon, which will start operating medium-haul flights from Paris-Charles de Gaulle this autumn, followed by long-haul flights in summer 2018. Joon is especially aimed at a young working clientele, the millennials (18 to 35 year-olds), whose lifestyles revolve around digital technology. This new brand has been entirely designed to…

A unique exhibition at Hermitage, St. Petersburg shows ties between Leningrad and Berlin

“The Henkin Brothers: A Discovery. People of 1920s-1930s Berlin and Leningrad” The brothers Evgeny Henkin (1900-1938) and Yakov Henkin (1903-1941) were amateur photographers who primarily recorded the daily life of Leningrad (now St. Petersburg), Russia, and Berlin, Germany. Their photographs came to light in 2010s and was first shown to the public in the exhibition…