LIFESTYLE/TRAVEL & SPORTS
You’re in the right place, globetrotters: check out this section for unique experiences, travel destinations and sports events in Europe! Whether you’re into a fast cars or a classic motor, foodie experiences, unique destinations or fancy renting your own island for the week – read on to get inspired! We attend those galas and red carpet events you couldn’t make it to, and if you’re into sports and follow your fave athlete or team to events (F1, tennis, golf, polo, cycling, triathlons or water sports anyone?), we’ve got some great suggestions for you to try out new ideas as well!
Barcelona – Font Mágica Water Fountain Ballet
Barcelona is magic at night, so join the sheer excitement and wonder of this incredible performance of colour and water to Freddy Mercury & Monsterrat Caballé’s Barcelona! (barcelona.cat)
Annie B’s ‘Ultimate Gourmet Tour of Cádiz’
Andalusia is a land rich in wonderful produce: the seas bear plenty, they’re passionate about flamenco and the culture is ancient! All this is reflected in their food and wine, and of course: it’s the home of Sherry. Into foodie experiences? Then click to watch it now (anniebspain.com)
We love going back in time: motors, fashion and all! You’ve gotta experience this ‘blast from the past’ at least once in your lifetime, so watch the video now for the best 5 battles on the tarmac.
Ibiza – Conceptual Dining at Sublimotion Restaurant
It offers a completely unique dining experience: living a show in line with what you’re eating! You gotta see it to believe it (sublimotionibiza.com)
Check the highlights of the Geneva International Motor Show 2019 from a girl would-be racer’s point of view!
And what a weekend it was: vintage cars, exciting races, glorious stop overs, and international crowd & summer sun! Couldn’t make it? Watch it now
Sampling the latest crop of Hattenheim’s wine growers, who opened up their vineyards for a day, was brilliant fun.
Tannheimer Rabbit with Chanterelle Mushrooms and Peaches is on the menu.
This incredible ‘hotel’ has 7 uniquely designed luxury accommodations, allowing you to experience nature as a high-flyer, literally!
Gawd, it was freezing: -12ºC, yet everybody was completely hyper with excitement, including the dogs! This is an adventure of a lifetime: a Husky ride in the snow.
Vogue Williams & Spencer Matthews shout-out
Just in case you’ve forgotten, which channel you’re watching 😉
Escape to the sun and have a good time, watch Costa Stories to join in the fun
Lanzarote: Under Water Sculpture Park
Sculptor Jason deCaires Taylor is famous for his underwater installations.
Paragliding in the Swiss Alps
Enjoying spectacular views of the Swiss & French Alps, this is s total bucket list experience! Video out soon.
Scotland – The Macallan Distillery
An incredible building in an incredible landscape, and they make Whiskey there – it can’t get any better.
This is the time, when the nation goes absolutely bonkers, and quite legitimately so! Our camera went right in the thick of it, to catch the crazy vibe.
Style - Living
A fashion designer, for whom authenticity is massive, Bella Freud talks interior design & getting the look just right for her Chiltern St shop in London!
TRAVEL - DESTINATIONS
Marrakech – Yves Saint Laurent Museum
Yves Saint Laurent loved it there, you should go and visit too.
Tagomago/ Ibiza – Private Island for Rent
Hire your own island during the summer season out there, it’s the coolest thing!
Eisriesenwelt – World of Ice Giants in Austria
It is too jurassic for words! Visit the largest ice cave in the world.
Caminito del Rey in Málaga
It’s the world’s most dangerous hiking experience, offering the most breath-taking views at the same time.
South London’s epic street food market is famous indeed – always worth a visit!
Lisbon – Mercado da Ribeira
Portugal’s capital is hosting one of the most exciting street food markets in Europe – GO!
Bordeaux – Cité du Vin
Hotel Marques de Riscal in Álava/ Spain
Situated in the Basque country, it combines design, art & gastronomy with wine…being is believing! (marquesriscal.grandluxuryhotels.com)
Northern Ireland – Finn Lough Estate
It’s a fabulous place for you to experience nature by day, but also night – bubble dome luxury at it’s best (finnlough.com)
Vitra Museum in Weil am Rhein/ Germany
The museum has been designed by Frank Gehry and Weil am Rhein is ever so pretty – must visit! (design-museum.de)
Icehotel in Jukkasjärvi/ Sweden
Open 365 days a year, this place offers a once-in-a-lifetime experience. (icehotel.com)
Sports - Events
GKA Kite-Surf World Cup 2019 – Mauritius from 5 – 15 Sept
This is what it was like in Tarifa in June, Mauritius here we come (gkakiteworldtour.com)
La Vuelta de España 2019 From 24 August – 15 Sept
This is the 74th edition of the gruelling Spanish race! Start point is Salinas de Torrevieja, finishing in Madrid. (lavuelta.es)
Sponsored Post! Chamonix – Running the Alps
Fell running is a fantastic sport and not for the faint hearted! runthealps.com
7 races, 10.000 runners and a beast of a mountain – have you signed up yet? Watch the vid to get the low down of this mythical and unique race event
Formula 1 Racing 2019 – Europe
Nitto ATP Finals 2019 from 10 – 17 November
London is hosting all the greats on the ATP tour again – are you going? (atptour.com)
One of the toughest golf courses in Spain and one of the favourite courses of the players on the European Tour.
Watch the winning shot, catapulting C. Bezuidenhout into to golfing limelight
This new work-out concept is based on wildlife behaviour – wicked!
The Ladies Tour arrives in Marbella to play La Quinta in Marbella, and it was tight all the way until the end! Who won? Click to find out.
Doha – IAAF World Athletics Championships 2019 from 27 Sept – 6 Oct
The world will be descending onto Qatar for these athletics championships, staged at the Khalifa Int’l Stadium (iaaf.org)
What a great location for an Ironman 70.3 world class event! Relax in style post-triathlon, but watch the video first to find out what to expect
Exclusive interview with an upcoming star on the women’s polo scene.
This is polo the Spanish way, with a spectacular tournament at Spain’s premier lifestyle destination Sotogrande.
He’s one of the UK’s most charismatic players around – meet Malcolm Borwick in this exclusive interview.
He’s been ranked at No.1 for over a decade, so how much does winning mean to the best polo player in the world?