• Zurich in winter white

    You'll have heard of the 'gnomes of Zurich', but what you might not know is that the city where they are based has an idyllic old quarter that might…

  • Europe dons white for winter

    All across Europe, from Bruges to Copenhagen to Zurich, snow and ice are the protagonists, and white is being worn by cities, towns and villages.…

  • Europe gets ready to greet 2011

    Forget the world recession and other worries. The night of December 31st is a time to dream; it's a time to focus on the positive and the world of…

  • Discerning shoppers, walk this way

    Take a trip to Milan to visit the monumental Gothic cathedral; admire Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece, the Last Supper, in the church of Santa Maria…