Three distinct and captivating cities, each offering a unique history, music, culture and charm. But is it possible to take in all three during a two-week holiday and stay stress free? Absolutely. By Dr. Elaine Dembe With meticulous planning and good advice, my husband and I enjoyed an unforgettable experience
Cooling Easterly winds, the vibrancy of the Riviera Maya’s rich culture and the tranquil spirit of this previously undeveloped jungle landmass turns out our stay at this ethereal oceanfront retreat is heavenly respite. A short drive from the region’s infamous all inclusives Etereo is in an area that some are
Partners in life and their company but independently talented, Draga Obradovic and Aurel Basedow began their journey by reinventing vintage furniture and objects in their own style.
The Hess Collection 19 Block Mountain Cuvée 2016, Mount Veeder, Napa Valley, California, United States (LCBO: 18879, $54.95).
A terrific, juicy Californian red wine blend of Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and Petit Verdot grapes from vines planted at 2,000 feet above sea level in the winery’s estate vineyards on the steep slopes of Mount Veeder. Deep purple in the glass with liquid dark cherry, black raspberries, blackberries, dark chocolate, cracked pepper, savoury and toasty oak spice flavours vibrant on the palate. Food pairings: Grilled meats, meat lover’s pizza, meaty stews. Alcohol: 14.5%. Sweetness: Extra Dry. 750 ml. Drink: 2020– 2030. Score: 92/100.
Overlooking the sea, on Tuscany’s steep terrain, this Abimis bespoke stainless-steel kitchen adapts to all the architectural requirements of a villa that needed renovating.abimis.com 5 Tips to
Good-bye ordinary. Hello extraordinary. By Mark Eglington Ever since my father took me on my first tour of Liebherr’s manufacturing facility in Ochsenhausen, I’ve been in awe of the scrupulous attention to detail that goes into each and every premium refrigerator. From the product designers, engineers and procurement teams who