W Dubai Al Habtoor City

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I felt like a fembot in an Austin Powers movie as I strolled casually into my suite at the W Hotel, Al Habtoor City. With a chic, modern space age vibe, white furniture in the lounge area, white washed walls, a stylish martini bar, a gigantic white circular bed, two flat screen TV’s showcasing beautiful... Read more »

Pangea Sculptures

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Pangea Sculptures was set up in 2014 after its founder, Ian Unsworth, saw the sculptures being sold at the roadside whilst on a trip to Africa. He became fascinated with these fantastical sculptures and met with the artist, Moses Ocheing, in his community in Nairobi. Ian bought a couple of pieces for himself and made... Read more »

Ischgl

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FACTS SEASON START & END: Open late November to Early May SKI ALTITUDE: 1,400m-2864m / Vertical Drop- 1464m PISTES: 21% Beginner / 64% Intermediate / 15% Expert LIFTS: 45 (Gondola-7 / Chair lift-25 / Drag lifts-13) SLOPES: 83 Pistes for a total of 238km SNOW: 1100 snow cannons LIFT TICKET 2017/18 Ski Pass: Adult: from... Read more »

Triumph Bonneville Bobber

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First came the new Mini, then the Volkswagen Beetle, and latterly the Fiat 500, all thoroughly modern cars dressed up to look like classics of the past. And this trend is in no way limited to four-wheelers: here we have the Triumph Bonneville Bobber, a new addition to the venerable Bonneville range, delivering cutting-edge bike... Read more »

Tracie Giles London

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As a professional make-up artist I am regularly helping women redefine their eyebrows with make-up. As we age our eyebrows tend to become more sparse and fade into the background, but they are really important as they frame the face and bring out the eyes. I am a girl who went to school in the... Read more »

The Slate Phuket

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Just a few minutes south of the airport in Phuket, The Slate is a real treat for the design conscious. If you tell someone that you’re staying at The Slate, those with their fingers on the luxury travel pulse will recognise it as the new incarnation of the famous Indigo Pearl resort, but the recent... Read more »

Leogang

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Ski Leogang Austria FACTS SEASON START & END: Open late November to early April SKI ALTITUDE: 800m-1914mm / Vertical Drop- 1114m PISTES: 60% Beginner / 34% Intermediate / 6% Expert LIFTS: 10 (Gondola-2 / Chair lift-4 / Drag lifts-4) 70 lifts over Saalbach area. SLOPES: 17 Pistes in Leogang, 118 pistes with Saalbach totalling 270km. SNOWMAKING: 90% of... Read more »