Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
San José Del Cabo, Mexiko
Exotic cocktails, superb food, parties beneath palms: The Acre near San José del Cabo in Baja California Sur, Mexico, is a paradise of well-being. As of this winter, you can spend the night in a designer treehouse.
While waiting for the sound of summer, why not listen to the sound of spring – and dance your heart out at one of these three festivals.
Sónar is an institution in Barcelona, but the famous electro festival is celebrating its premiere on the Bosporus this March 24 and 25. Project Moderat from Berlin, Scottish dubstep pioneer Kode9 and the Norwegian space disco royalty Prins Thomas are all part of this spring’s line-up.
Metal in the Mountains
Wacken in the snow: Metalheads from around the world will head to the Nassfeld ski resort in Austria between March 27 and April 2 for the Full Metal Mountain festival. The line-up will include well-known bands such as Amon Amarth, Parkway Drive, Apocalyptica and DragonForce.
Rare fun in Rotterdam
Motel Mozaique – an annual festival of music, performance and surprises – will transform Rotterdam into an adventure playground for indie pop fans on April 7 and 8. Overnight guests get to sleep in churches and shop windows (!).
Munich is a great city to explore on foot provided you’re staying at a centrally located hotel like The Charles. The five-star establishment is close to the three Pinakothek museums and the Brandhorst Collection – and only roughly 20 minutes from Maximilianstraße, Munich’s famous shopping street. Back at the hotel after a busy day on the go, you can soothe your tired feet in the city’s longest indoor hotel pool.
The team of coffee experts at Lot Sixty One on Kinkerstraat 112 in Amsterdam roast their coffee on site in their own roaster before serving guests a freshly brewed cup or pulling them a shot – or shipping the gourmet beans to other barista establishments.
Speed Through Security – this new Star Alliance benefit allows you to proceed more smoothly through security, bypassing the usual queues. It is currently available in more than 100 locations globally and is being rolled out airport by airport across our network.
Gold Status holders – including those travelling in Economy Class – or customers flying with a member airline in First Class or Business Class are all eligible for Star Alliance Gold Track access.