• Fine Wine and Opera

    Ten years have passed since Bellavista Franciacorta winemakers teamed up with Teatro alla Scala in Milan to toast the reopening of one of the most prestigious opera houses in the world. Since then a relationship has grown and aged… Read

    Fine Wine and Opera
  • Prague’s Soft Approach

    Eastern Europe tiptoed its way confidently into the art market, but without ruffling feathers. The market is non-aggressive, with a softer persona compared to other emerging, even fully-emerged, markets, notably Chinese and Russian…

    Prague’s Soft Approach
  • Royal Road to Sustainability

    Heir to the noble estate, William Lobkowicz Boston-born, Harvard-bred William Lobkowicz is no ordinary East Coast real estate broker. Behind the unassuming exterior of a modest European History graduate is a strain of noble blood with lofty aspirations… Read

    Royal Road to Sustainability
  • The Future of Luxury

    Ask an economist what luxury is and she will talk about goods whose desirability increases disproportionately to income and proportionately with price. An anthropologist or marketer would rather focus on social class, status, or how people form identity… Read

    The Future of Luxury
Hotel Magna Pars Suites Milano

Hotel Magna Pars Suites Milano

5-star sophistication in Milan’s boho-chic design district This year’s Expo Milano 2015 has got the world abuzz, and after having been notched first on NYT’s ‘52 Places to Go’ … Read

Glion Institute of Higher Education

Education for the Future of an Industry

Rise in global tourism creates demand for hospitality degree Recent findings compiled by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) report that global tourism is growing so … Read

Lemania-Verbier International School

Big Step for Small School

Newly accredited and set to introduce boarding next fall, Verbier’s only international school, LVIS, has much to offer the community As Thibaut Descoeudres comes to the telephone, … Read

Culture, Business and Education

A Russian academic venture destined to succeed. In the student quarter of Switzerland’s international metropolis, Geneva, International Centre Lomonosov makes its home just … Read

A moveable – deletable – feast

My battery had died. Stagnating in a cab that was gridlocked on Pont Royal in the after-sunset hours of Paris, I wondered why I had opted out of taking the metro. A political … Read

Acing US University Entrance Exams

Any student seeking to enrol at university in the US will likely take at least one entrance exam, a basic requirement for admission to most American colleges. The exams typically … Read