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By Gabriel Power | 13 Mar 2021

European Detour: Germany

With international travel now a very real possibiliy in 2021 after a lengthy delay, holidaymakers are already gearing up to take to the European mainland for the post-pandemic trip of a lifetime. But ... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 27 Feb 2021

Scents and sensibility: Les Senteurs director Chris Hawksley tells Tempus about the power of perfume

In 1984 Betty Hawksley had the revolutionary idea to open a perfumery in London that stocked no big-name brands but, instead was devoted to the creations of small, independent fragrance houses. With h... Read More

By Daniel Pembrey | 25 Feb 2021

Snøhetta co-founder Kjetil Trædal Thorsen takes Tempus on a tour of Norway’s untamed landscapes to share his architectural inspiration

Born in the small fishing town Haugesund on Norway’s exposed west coast, Kjetil Trædal Thorsen had little idea his work would come to define Norwegian architecture. In the 1960s, befo... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Jan 2021

Holiday booking firm Hoo reveals the cheapest countries for five-star hotel stays

Once international travel recommences, adventurous jetsetters across the globe are looking to celebrate by splurging on a holiday and splashing just a little bit more cash than they normally would, fr... Read More

By Tempus | 22 Jan 2021

Salzburg commemorates Mozart's 265th birthday with virtual concert

On 27 January, the city of Salzburg in northern Austria will, for the 65th year in a row, hold a special event to commemorate the birthday of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, legendary composer and ... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Jan 2021

Nine post-lockdown learning holidays around the world which offer enriching escapism and community immersion

The UK entered its third national lockdown this week, but with vaccines being rolled out across the country and around the world, there is a great deal of hope and a clear demand for enriching, i... Read More

By Tempus | 07 Sep 2020

The top six wine destinations around the world designed for exploration

As travellers tentatively begin to plan next year’s Spring escapes, we round up the most delectable destinations for wine lovers to explore. Whether you’re tasting your through the French ... Read More

By Tempus | 25 Aug 2020

11 of the best cycling routes in the world to celebrate the Tour de France

The Tour de France cycling race, which kicks off on 29 August 2020, coincides with a heightened interest in cycling worldwide. In recent months, changing consumer habits have driven muc... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 14 Jul 2020

South American vineyard Zuccardi Valle de Uco has been voted the World’s Best Vineyard for the second year running

World’s Best Vineyards, which promotes wine tourism around the world, has revealed its Top 50 list of greatest wine tourism destinations in the world for 2020. The list, created by William Reed ... Read More

By Chantal Borciani | 17 Jun 2020

Take a look at the green machines changing the face of yachting

Historically, sustainability and superyachts haven’t exactly gone hand-in-hand. But times are changing. With the planet facing huge environmental challenges, the spotlight is now on not just how... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 24 Jul 2019

How kitchen design brand Lanserring is revolutionising family life in the home

The kitchen has long been considered the heart of the home, but for bespoke kitchen designers Lanserring, that well-known sentiment is the true north for every interior created for its exclusive clien... Read More

By Cheryl Markosky | 30 Aug 2018

Live guilt-free in a luxury eco-friendly second home

Ultra high-net-worth individuals desire private existences in exclusive places but, increasingly, they’re discovering creative ways to keep their eco-footprints light while s... Read More

By Rose Adams | 18 Jun 2018

On your marks: Silverstone to host 2018 Rolex British Grand Prix

Silverstone Circuit – renowned as one of the greatest motor racing tracks in the world – has announced it is to host the highly anticipated 10th round of the 2018 FIA Formula 1 W... Read More

By Rose Adams | 26 Mar 2018

The Farnese Blue diamond sent to auction for the first time

The Farnese Blue, a 6.16 carat pear-shaped blue diamond and one of the most historic on earth, has emerged on the market for the first time ever, after being kept solely within the same fami... Read More

By Rose Adams | 16 Feb 2018

Celebrate Chinese New Year in style with these extraordinary gifts and experiences

Chinese New Year is upon us once more, with 2018 marking the lunar Year of the Dog in China's traditional zodiac. Vibrant parades and a plethora of colourful celebrations ... Read More