Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
Drab no more
Glasgow has shaken off its industrial image and now boasts Britain’s highest concentration of shops outside London (Sauchiehall Street, photo). It is also staging the Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art for the seventh time (April 8–25).
What a voice! Esquire magazine rated Okovi by Zola Jesus the most important album of 2017, highlighting the pain, but also the beauty and hope it expressed. See for yourself on April 22 when the American-born, opera-trained singer-songwriter appears on stage in Cologne, Germany.
“Valborgsmässoafton” or simply “Valborg” is the Swedish name for their traditional Walpurgis Night festival. On April 30, people light bonfires and dance around them to banish winter and welcome spring.