Drink Away Art

Forget about wandering through an art gallery and wondering if you’re the only one who has no idea what anything means. Acess Agency has brilliantly invited the cultural elite to grab a glass at an exhibition in Dresden, Germany, and drink away the art. Regardless of what we do or do not understand about art, we can all … Continue reading

The 20 hottest European beaches

1 Brittany: Plage Conguel At the southern tip of the Quiberon peninsula, far from Brittany’s crowds, lies Plage Conguel, a necklace of blonde sand surrounding a rocky point that, one day, like Quiberon itself, will succumb to the waves and become an island. With one side facing the Atlantic swells and the other overlooking sheltered … Continue reading

Interview: Marjan Simčič, Simčič winery, Ceglo/Brda, Slovenia

The Simčič wines (attention – we are this time talking about Marjan Simčič, not Edi Simčič, who also creates excellent and well known wines!) are for sure between the best known Slovenian wines abroad. His often awarded wines from the Slovenian Brda region (part of the vineyards are also in Italian Collio) are known as … Continue reading

Qantas praised for ‘best cellars in the sky’

Qantas has again been lauded for its on-board wine selection at the annual Cellars in the Sky Award ceremony, held February 3 in London. The Australian flag-carrier, which took four awards last year, won a total of six at this year’s airline wine tasting event, including Best First Class White, First Class Red and First Class Sparkling, … Continue reading

nhow – Design, art and above all music in Berlin

      After Milan, Berlin is the second location chosen for a nhow hotel. The creativity, dynamism and urban lifestyle of the city on the Spree are in keeping with the innovative concept of the lifestyle brand of NH Hoteles. nhow Berlin is the only hotel in Europe to offer two professional music studios. … Continue reading

Christmas Around the World

Christmas is near. Every nation celebrates it in a bit different way. Have a look: IN EUROPE In Austria In every Austrian Christmas market you will find traditional little cakes called “Kekse,” without which Christmas wouldn’t be complete on this side of the Alps. In Belgium In many regions of Belgium, it just wouldn’t be … Continue reading

Wari restaurant: Cannibalism is not forbidden in Germany!

Yesterday we posted informations about the opening of the Wari cannibalistic restaurant Filme  which which should be opened in Berlin. (Read the post here.) I was deeply hoping that all this is only a bad joke/guerilla marketing, but after looking at the video bellow it seems less and lass a joke (video in brasilian portughese … Continue reading

Wari restaurant in Berlin to offer human meat?

Filme, new Berlin restaurant which should open its doors in the first days of September, has stunned potential customers by advertising for body parts and suggesting that human flesh will feature on its menu. “Donors wanted! Become a member today!” reads an announcement on the website of Filme, a new eatery supposedly set to open in … Continue reading

In the discovery of the Wide World of Beer

As almost any substance containing certain sugars can undergo spontaneous fermentation due to wild yeasts in the air, it is probable that beer-like beverages were independently invented among various cultures throughout the world. Chemical tests of ancient pottery jars reveal that beer was (like wine) produced about 7,000 years ago in what is today Iran, … Continue reading