Explore New York of the 1960s and 70s with Evelyn Hofer who captured the life of the people inhabiting the city as well as the ever-expanding architecture.
Ancient Japanese rituals and traditions still exist. Geisha, samurai, monks, falconers – the modern practitioners of these roles help keep the culture alive.
As they say in Naples, “Vedi Napoli e poi muori! — See Naples and die!” One can’t blame a Neapolitan for never wanting to leave the city.
LES ROCHERS-DE-NAYE TRAIN JOURNEY LES ROCHERS-DE-NAYE TRAIN JOURNEY In our last travel post, we took you on an unforgettable journey through the picture-perfect landscapes of Switzerland via the Romanesque Belle Epoque and its equally stylish sibling with a lot more contemporary taste, the Panoramic train. This week we are taking you on another remarkable
Belle Epoque & GoldenPass Panoramic train Journey Belle Epoque and GoldenPass Panoramic train journey is one of those hard to forget and definitely to add to your bucket list What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Switzerland? Well, this picturesque country with a rich history is known for
CONVERSATION WITH PHAN DANG HOANG In the world of fashion, we always look for something new and exciting. Something that is not just another twist on the same old. Something out of the norm. A few months ago, we had a chance to have a conversation with Phan Dang Hoang, a young Vietnamese student studying
STEAM ON THE WATER SAUNA MONTREUX If you love slow travel as we do, it’s always fun to look for the unique, interesting things and activities to do that are not quite on the usual touristy list-of-things-to-do but totally should be. Steam on the Water sauna in La Tour-de-Peilz turned out to be one of
Ever heard of Belize before? If not, you are totally missing out on one of the best tourist spots, globally speaking. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Belize is confidently proving itself as a safe hideaway for travelers from all around the world. Keep scrolling to find all the basic information about Belize and its attractions in
Dirty denim, dirty environment? So 20th century. Introducing the eco-friendly ‘DetoxDenim’: A collection by Armedangels – an innovative effort dedicated to fashion lovers and Mother Earth. ‘REAL CLEAN JEANS IF YOU KNOW WHAT WE MEAN’ Jeans manufacturing is one of the most harmful fashion processes. Besides consuming an enormous amount of water, it also pollutes
The global COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we think about travel forever. For the last two years, each of us has come up with countless replications to fulfill the lack of traveling. But, just like its very definition, travel can not be experienced like that, at least not fully. Much Better Adventures co-founder Sam
It’s 2021, and sustainable fashion is no longer a spontaneous movement. Witnessing many grave impacts of fast fashion during recent years, consumers all over the world are now more conscious than ever about their purchases, determined to create positive changes to the environment. This mindset shift has resulted in the emergence of designers and creators
Pennsylvania-based outdoor brand Woolrich has collaborated with designer Daniëlle Cathari to revive its 80s label “The Woolrich Woman” – a line that has remained untouched for 40 years. With her playful subversion and out-of-the-ordinary design philosophy, the Dutch designer gives Woolrich’s outdoor style a truly modern makeover. Andrea Canè, global creative director at Woolrich, said in
Beach after sunset, cocktails and your favorite movies on the big screen – what else can be a better fusion? Whether you want a chill out night with friends, a romantic movie date or just a peaceful moment with yourself, this idea of “Movies under the stars” won’t let you down. There are several hotels
Heading to a bar with mates, how about escaping from the norm? Try Speakeasy! Speak what… you say? Well, speakeasy is a type of secret bar. This model appeared from the years 1919 – 1930, when the US government banned the sale of alcohol and other alcoholic beverages (Prohibition Era). To evade the police, bars
Following a strong start in New York, we’re now onto the second leg of fashion month in London. Beside highly anticipated designer collections by the likes of Victoria Beckham, Molly Goddard, Erdem, ect, London Fashion Week SS22 also welcomes emerging talent designers. Let’s temporarily forget about the street style and celebrity attendees, we’re here to
Save The Duck is an Italian sustainable brand with a strong commitment to create a product respectful of animals, environment and people. “As a B Corp and Benefit Society, we have always believed in the importance of respecting and protecting the ecosystem, setting out to stir the consciences of consumers and companies on environmental issues.”
Those who love high-end handmade goods in Vietnam must have their hats off to Leinné. This premium brand of hats and sedge bags is the brainchild of Mimi Minh Nguyen (Hai Minh). Growing up in a family with a sedge factory for big exotic brands, Mini Minh Nguyen more or less has a special affection
Plastic-Free Travel Covid 19 has brought havoc to the world’s economy and disrupted the way of life we have always known. However it certainly has a significant positive impact on the environment. It has also made us realize how the world could be if we did not have all these pollutants constantly being shoved into
UNIQLO U has released its latest fall winter 2021 collection. The fast fashion brand has been working towards a more sustainable approach, something that certainly deserves some appreciation. The French designer Christophe Lemaire has used reusable materials. Just because they are reusable does not necessarily means that they WILL be reused so no need to
Belgian menswear brand Arte Antwerp has launched its FW21 collection. Arte Antwerp is all about the fusion of contemporary artistic expression and subculture tendencies. For the Fall/Winter 2021 collection they took inspiration from a very distinctive and extraordinary movement of the art history, Art Nouveau which is called by different names in different European countries.
Freshly established in 2020, Piki Poma is a Croatia-based fashion brand creating charming and captivating bags, shoes, and garments born out of a desire to “create things that will make your day and that you will pass on as a legacy.” In a society where thrown-away consumer culture seems to be burgeoning and the state
Viet Nam is home to a variety of world-class vegan restaurants. Whether you’re vegetarian, vegan, or just searching for plant-based dining options, it’s nice to have personal recommendations. That’s why Defuze Magazine has created this list, featuring the 10 best vegan restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City. Even curious carnivores should agree that the tasty vegan
BA VI ANNAM GARDEN The Resort Bright Sunflower yellow-colored walls of Ba Vi Annam Garden welcomed us in as we followed the narrow brick pathway down the hill. As we parked the bike and headed towards the dining area, we were surprised by the hustle and bustle. “It must be a good place if it’s
The background of the fashion movie “Corn Face” filmed by Jean-Baptiste Pouilloux revives the liberal, newfangled mood, concurrently conjures up nostalgia for a bygone era. Just like a childhood movie featuring the game hide-and-seek urging us to lie down on the sofa to watch, the clip spellbinding us with the allurement of the wild countryside
THE UGLY SIDE OF BEAUTY
Victoria Secret recently became succumbed to ‘woke culture’ so that things would be getting a lot better for their brand. They will no longer be employing the disgustingly attractive supermodels known as Victoria’s Secret Angels
EPHEMERAL SEAN SUEN SPRING SUMMER 2022 COLLECTION Ephemeral Sean Suen Spring Summer 2022 collection Sean Suen has not disappointed us with his Spring Summer 2022 collection. Minimalist, it might be, yet its unique sensual vibe does not fail to impress. It does not scream and shout to make itself noticed but almost seems indifferent to
ALOHA VALLEY VILLA HOMESTAY – SOC SON We love it when we turn up to a resort or a homestay that does not seem to wrestle with nature to make its mark but appears to make its place symbiotically in harmony with it. Aloha Valley Villa Homestay at Soc Son was one such place. Soc
Mens Linen Shirts by FAROS German men Linen shirts brand Faros Linen introduces its summer shirts made from the good old fabric known for its cooling and antibacterial properties. The Historical Fabric That Still Works Linen is known to be the oldest textile made by mankind. The ancient Egyptians valued it for its purity.
GAS SPRING SUMMER 2020 CAMPAIGN The Italian fashion brand Gas launches its Spring summer 2020 campaign. Model couple Federico Spinas and Marianne Bittencourt are the new faces of the campaign. The chemistry between them is visible both in the images and the video campaign. They walk around the city streets and hang around on the
Authentic hospitality and respect for nature and local culture are what makes Maison Wat Kor Battambang so special: The breezy shade of the lush green canopy of the trees, traditional architecture, a lake full of tulips, and mouth-watering local cuisine. What is not to love about Maison Wat Kor Boutique hotel. Situated in the
NATURALLY ITALIAN Turin based Italian brand Brooksfield takes us to a virtual tour of its home. The romantic land that it is, plays a perfect host to Brookfield Spring Summer 2020 campaign. Now that most of us are in lockdown and the focus is to stay home and keep the social distance, it’s a good
Family – Filling Pieces SS20 campaign It all comes down to ‘Family’, doesn’t it? When all seems to be falling apart, when we experience loss and grief and pain, a passionate hug from our parents or siblings seems to be the only way to relieve the pain. Similarly, when we are ecstatic and jubilant, when
Andersen Boutique hotel Copenhagen is a luxurious accommodation in the heart of Copenhagen, Denmark. It is situated just a stone’s throw away from the central station. Located in the historical meatpacking district, Vesterbro which is now considered a trendy and chic area, the Anderson hotel has a history of its own. The same family has