For those that want to head off the main busy tourist paths of Sri Lanka - why not slow down and follow in the footsteps of our newest A Magazine contributor, Rakhee Ghelani, as she takes us on a journey along Sri Lanka’s Buddhist trail, that includes ancient ruins, temples of peace and tranquility and climbing a rock fortress.
Heading to Art Basel? Where to Stay, Eat and Shop in Miami
Art Basel, the annual art festival which takes place in Miami in the first week of December will soon be upon us, with many New Yorkers flocking south, away from the arctic temperatures already hitting the Big Apple.
Evoking images of Slim Aarons’ famous 1970s series, Palm Springs is all about ultimate relaxation. Situated in the middle of the Coachella Valley, this small, but spread out, city boasts good weather the year ‘round. No wonder celebrities like Frank Sinatra and his Rat Pack flocked here during the middle of last century.
In a high rise urban setting you don’t often expect to find bee hives. Check in with Doug Purdie, Sydney’s self proclaimed Beevangelista and you might just find out where he has stashed a few. Balconies, restaurant and hotel rooftops and kitchen gardens can offer bee sanctuaries in our urban sprawl.