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The X Album

  Album to Play in Spare Time Artist: Ed Sheeran Released: 20 June 2014 (Asylum Records UK) Genre: Pop, R&B Length: 50:23 Conception Ed Sheeran’s second album emulates artists such as TV on the Radio and James Vincent McMarrow by switching music genres. 2011’s + (his debut album, pronounced “plus”) was a concoction of wistful…
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Cosmogramma

  Cosmogramma Conception Artist: Flying Lotus Released:  20 April 2010 (Warp Records) Genre: Psychedelic hip-hop Length: 45:36 Conception Flying Lotus is a name that escapes most people. It sounds exotic, foreign and supernatural. It evokes images of a rare martial arts film one might find on top of a VHS bargain bucket, glowing like a…
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Paris, France

Review As one of the most beautiful cities on Earth, Paris continues to inspire the hearts and minds of people the world over. Its golden stone facades and timeless monuments have stood the test of time.  Its grand palaces and ancient walls remain as relics of a bygone era marked by strife, class warfare and…
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Istanbul, Turkey

Review Istanbul is the capital, and largest city, in Turkey. It’s among the 25 largest urban areas in the world. Located on the Bosporus Strait, Istanbul is spread over the entire area of the Golden Horn – itself a natural harbor. It’s the only metropolis on the planet where East meets West in a literal way – its large size means…
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Al Maha Desert Resort

Review Ever since establishing itself on the world stage of  business, the city-state of Dubai has attracted different kinds of people, from American entrepreneurs looking to set up shop, to British expats attempting to escape the cloudy isles for a more temperate nation. Say what you will about the Emirates and there is much to…
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Grand Hotel Kronenhof

Review Considered the best hotel in the world at TripAdvisor’s 2014 Traveller’s Choice Awards, the Grand Hotel Kronenhof  excels above the rest. Situated in Pontresina, Maloja, Switzerland, the hotel sits opposite the  San Niculò protestant church. For over 140 years, the Kronenhof has been under the care of its founding family, the Gredigs, and it shows in…
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The Upper House

Review A jewel of the Orient, The Upper House hotel is a more recent addition to the world of hospitality. First opened in October 2009, and owned by Swire, a British company that’s been associated with Hong Kong since 1865, the Upper House is notable for it’s first-class customer service and classy design. The Upper…
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Gili Lankanfushi Maldives

Reviews “No shoes, no news”, or so goes the policy of the Gili Lankanfushi Maldives. Located at Lankanfushi Island, North Male Atoll, in the Maldives, this clustered but mighty hotel instructs its visitors to remove their shoes and embrace their inner castaway. Tom Hanks is nowhere to be seen, though. A popular destination, especially for Russian…
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The Milestone Hotel

Review This beautiful establishment takes its name from the old cast iron milestone that stands beside the hotel. Notable residents of the apartments include a man who believed himself to be the grandson of William Shakespeare, a mistress of King James II, and an aristocratic governess to the daughters of George II. The original dwelling…
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The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

Review (The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion) The fourth installment in the The Elder Scrolls series of action RPG games, Oblivion is the epic tale of the player’s attempt to stop a fanatical cult, “Mythic Dawn”, from opening a mystical gate to a realm known as “Oblivion”. The game carries the first-person view of the previous…
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