An island utopia: Mallorca in winter

From Banyalbufar to Sa Calobra, from Valldemossa to Cala d’Or or the peninsula of Formentor, the island resumes a rhythm that lies somewhere between nonchalance and neglect. The melancholy feeling of time that freezes and stops.

CHROMATIC PRAGUE

Above all, Prague is a whole collection of urban mythologies, in which resonates a certain European spirit. From the idea of Mitteleuropa to political and literary dissent, Prague is a symbol that has become a magnet for tourists.

PRAGUE: THE WALLS ARE WATCHING YOU

Mascarons and other decorative motifs abound, providing a survey of the human condition. Demonstrative, unusual, refined, expressive, unexpected; they make up a kind of bestiary of the human face.

ESCAPE TO ABU DHABI

The 3 sisters   ME at the mosque   Kaleidoscope   Whiter than white   The new Louvre   Playing with light   Escape movement   Following the path The future of the desert   Minimalist Masdar The mirror vegetation   Floral arabesque   Golden talks Curve   Light and sky   Yas Viceroy Abu…

5 REASONS TO STOP AT ABU DHABI: FROM THE DESERT TO THE CITY IN TRANSITION

Abu Dhabi balances on a knife edge, between being anchored in a centuries-old tradition and a future yet to be built, and the two are not always compatible. Sitting on oil wealth that has its limits, the attraction exercised by imported international standards, the desert as a backdrop; the capital of the United Arab Emirates is located on a chessboard comprised of contradictions and juxtapositions that are to varying degrees both radical and unique. Five stops in the city show the main outlines and question the city in transition.

WIEN MOSAIK

  Between the monumental nature of its palaces and historical sites, and the need to reinvent itself and project itself forward into the future, Vienna is multifaceted. If order dominates, it invents disorder. If history is necessary, it creates lines of disruption. If tradition is too strong, it counters with a wind of freedom, amongst…