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Hotel de Russie at Sunday brunch – a star-studded event

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This story is about four things: The Hotel de Russie's garden, the power of the unexpected, the benefits of solo...

The Cipriani dream turns 60 – and it’s better than ever

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Quite some time ago, I was sent, like a piece of baggage, to the Cipriani in Venice. Lana Dopper, then...

10 questions with Giampaolo Ottazzi of the Belmond Hotel Cipriani

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Born in Genoa, Giampaolo Ottazzi has worked in luxury hotels for more than 35 years. Now Direttore D'Albergo presso (General...

When fashion loses its meaning, it’s time for style

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Fashion has entered a state of pure postmodernism where anything goes and nothing means anything anymore, argues Eugene Rabkin. In...

La Montecarlo, the dream pizzeria

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It had been a mild morning in Rome, full of activity - including a general Papal audience in St Peter's...

The Super-agers anthem – Always look on the bright side

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Researchers  have spent years studying a group of people over 80 to find out what sets "Super-agers" apart. As their...

Fashion week serves up Dad dressing – and Gucci crazy

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Quite ordinary men are waking up across the globe to discover that they are suddenly, shockingly in fashion... while others...

The glories of hiking in Abruzzo

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Sometimes travel is not only about where you go, but how. Hiking in Abruzzo proved to be a great way...