Baku is the capital city of Azerbaijan, and is a city of many tales. A coastal city, the name Baku is derived from the Persian, باد-کوبه 'meaning ‘wind-pounded city’. Persian and Zoroastrian culture has had a profound influence on Azerbaijan, alongside many other cultural influences. Located central to Eastern Europe and Western Asia, Azerbaijan has …
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Luxury at Limalimo Lodge 'What’s the gun for’? I ask. ‘Just incase’ replies my guide. In case of what, I wonder. Wild animals? People? My mind runs wild. I’m in Ethiopia. More specifically, I'm at Limalimo Lodge in the country's Simien Mountains National Park. This is Ethiopia’s highest mountain range. The Simien Mountains are often described …
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The art of using a design process that is at one with nature - and how this benefits the travel industry.
'The most beautiful places in the world' is a tall claim. But we're fairly sure we've found them. As a globe currently in lockdown we’re searching for positives and coming to appreciate the smaller pleasures in life. The first sip of hot coffee in the morning, the chirping of birds rising with the sun, the …
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