Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
Andaman Islands, India
“The coolest new hotel on the planet,” was the Sunday Times’ verdict on Jalakara. The tropical luxury hotel boasts a magical location: It was built on the site of an old banana and betel nut plantation on Havelock Island, one of the Andaman Islands.
In northwestern Victoria, Australia, tall grain silos dominate the skyline. Now street artists have embellished them along a stretch of 200 kilometers with gigantic works of art, creating the Silo Art Trail, Australia’s largest open-air gallery.
London’s Tate Modern is showing a retrospective of the work of Italian painter and sculptor Amedeo Modigliani (1884–1920), whose unique style found little favor in his lifetime. His main subject: the human form (here The Little Peasant).