Can one define Aida as a commissioned Opera? If Giuseppe Verdi had written it for the inauguration of the Cairo Opera House – which took place in 1870 – we could agree with the definition, but the circumstances which brought about the staging of the greatest classical opera by Verdi were different. In 1869, for…Details
Show us your holiday shots and win two nights in one of the following hotels. Cinnamon Circle just launched its yearly holiday-photo-contest on Facebook. Send us up to three of your favorite holiday shots and win one of these precious prizes. Show us your favorite holiday pictures and win two nights in one of these…Details
St. Moritz Match Race – Professional yacht racing August 28 to September 2012 The St. Moritz Match Race, pinnacle of professional yacht racing in Switzerland and the fifth stop on the World Match Racing Tour, celebrates its tenth anniversary this year. Twelve teams are scheduled to race, among them six of the top ten…Details
St. Moritz Art Masters – Vision for the Alps August 24 until September 2nd, 2012 St. Moritz Art Masters is celebrating its 5th jubilee in 2012 and will bring cultural diversity to the region and enhance it with international contribution. The various platforms of the event will be unique in its format. Galleries, institutions, artist…Details
The Olympics are history. But this was awesome!
International Olympic Committee chief Jacques Rogge pays tribute to London for ‘refreshing the Olympic movement: “absolutely fabulous”.
Don’t miss the Paralympics and then: See you in Rio de Janeiro.
Let’s enjoy the official Muse video once more:
And CONGRATULATIONS to Team GB!!!
Lying just south of the equator and bounded by the Indian ocean, Tanzania, East Africa’s largest country, is an endlessly fascinating place to visit and the finest safari destination.
The annual Vienna Journal is now available for the first time as an iPad app. The Vienna Journal is not a conventional informational brochure; rather, it invites readers on a journey into the world of Vienna living. Interesting and entertaining articles on art and culture, modern and classical music, on the Vienna coffee house as well…Details
In Monte-Carlo, the Louis XV-Alain Ducasse is dedicated to good taste and fantasy. Since its opening, within the Hôtel de Paris 25 years ago, authenticity and culinary elegance have always been delicately combined. As a preamble to a year of festivities, we invite you to come and discover a special anniversary menu, the perfect illustration…Details
Congratulations to our partners! Hotel de Paris as well as its sister Hotel Hermitage, both located in Monte-Carlo, made it to the top 15 “Large City Hotels” in Europe while the Hassler in Rome belongs to the ten best “Small City Hotels”. Furthermore Rome and Istanbul are among the ten best cities in the World.…Details
For all passionate golfers – enjoy this special promotion at the hideaway Palazzo Arzaga Lago di Garda!
Complimentary green fee at Palazzo Arzaga, the only five star hotel in the Lake Garda Circuit: green fees 18 holes complimentary during week-days (max 2 per person) 10% discount on F&B services 10% discount on Spa treatments and products Entrance to the Clouds of Paths – one per person per stay, on request and upon…Details