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.
Remember how everyone used to envy the kid with a tree house when you were young? The Robins Nest tree hotel near Witzenhausen, Germany, is a place where grown-up kids can make their dream come true. Peter Becker gave up his bar and gallery in Berlin to create a woodland hotel comprising several different types of tree houses and the reception-
cum-restaurant Waldbar. Right next door, there’s Berlepsch Castle – a sightseeing must.
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.