Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
“If you’re going to San Francisco, be sure to wear some flowers in your hair” (Scott McKenzie). Museum Folkwang in Essen is commemorating the hippy movement’s Summer of Love (1967) with an exhibition of colorful posters.
They say there are 800 aromas hidden in a single unroasted bean. The baristas at the Nord Coast Coffee Roastery on historic Deichstraße in Hamburg have coaxed some wonderfully aromatic flavors from the beans, and we can’t get enough of them. A bunch of us from the Lufthansa Magazin office love spending our lunch break at the small café, which also serves simple food. And we’re not the only ones, because it’s always crowded.
If you ever wanted to watch people hurl themselves down a hill after a run-away wheel of cheese, you should attend the Cooper’s Hill Cheese Rolling race in England, where a nine-month-old Double Gloucester has actually reached a speed of 110 km per hour.