Me gusta Mallorca / Spain May18

Me gusta Mallorca / ...

Destination Mallorca. Contributed by Jens Hoffmann. Arriving at International Airport Palma de Mallorca in Spain. Mallorca is the largest of the Balearic Islands, even at the height of the summer season, it has fewer than a million residents. Its two mountain ranges mean that much of the...

Costa Navarino – The prime sustainable destination May17

Costa Navarino ̵...

Paradise has a name. Cost Navarino – The prime sustainable destination in the Mediterranean (Messinia / Peloponnese). Contributed by feature reporter Jens Hoffmann. Arriving at International Airport Athens, 25 degrees the sun is shining. Costa Navarino is waiting. The exclusive hideaway...

Extravagant ambience in Rome May15

Extravagant ambience...

Destinaton Rome – Contributed by Jens Hoffmann. Ti amo Roma, golden mosaics, magnificent frescoes, and sculpture. Different neighborhoods with a unique feel, we love the architecture and the art, but mostly by the golden mosaics in the apse. Sta. Prassede and San Clemente are also not to...

36 hours in Seoul May12

36 hours in Seoul

Food trip to Seoul / Sout-Korea. Contributed by Ben Harris. Seoul is the seat of government and it’s as crowded and competitive, if more homogeneous, as any other developed megacity. The metropolis of the Republic of Korea and second largest metropolitan area world-wide goes back more...

Breeze by lebua – Frankfurt / Germany May02

Breeze by lebua R...

Breeze by Lebua – Frankfurt. My Pan-Asia experience in Frankfurt a.M. / Germany. You will find the “Breeze by lebua” bar and restaurant at the 5-star Frankfurter Hof (by Steigenberger Hotels). Located on the ground floor of the elegant Grand Hotel in Frankurt-city at...

Seventh heaven by Six Senses  – Douro Valley / Portugal May01

Seventh heaven by Si...

Paradise has a name – Six Senses Douro Valley. Contributed by Francois Jobard. Last time we enjoyed the Six Senses Ninh Van Bay in Vietnam, it was a completely different world. This time the Six Senses Douro Valley offered a special style. We landed at Porto International Airport...

Lovely retreat in Dubai – Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach Apr26

Lovely retreat in Du...

Pillow talk by Jens Hoffmann. Arriving at Dubai International Airport. The airport is bordered by desert. Huge facilities make the airport an amazingly big air-cargo hub. The year was one of my “hottest” years and it is ending in the most fitting manner possible; with warm days....

30+1 days in Europe – Simply elegant Hotel Savoy Apr25

30+1 days in Europe ...

Londong calling. Hotel Savoy. By Jens Hoffmann International Airport Heathrow 5, my number one hub after Changi / Singapore. Closer to home, Heathrow Terminal 5 did always well for its guests. Indeed. London calling, we went to the Hotel Savoy. The gold-leaf opulence of the Beaufort champagne...

Destination South-Korea – Springtime in Seoul Apr23

Destination South-Ko...

Seoul-City. Lovely days in the Park-Hyatt. Contributed by Ben Harris. Seoul is the seat of government and it’s as crowded and competitive, if more homogeneous, as any other developed megacity. The largest metropolis of the Republic of Korea and second largest metropolitan area...

Foodtrip to Bangkok – Swissôtel Nai Lert Apr19

Foodtrip to Bangkok ...

Destination Thailand. Contributed by Jens Hoffmann. Foodtrip to Thailand. Thats my style. I used to live three years in Bangkok (206-2009) and I am addicted to thai food. I am still in love with the City of Angels and the food trip was joyful. Silver curtain rain down, lovely stay. The...