Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
“I took this in Tarifa, Spain, a paradise for kite- and windsurfers. From the road, I spotted cows sunning themselves on the beach. How bizarre, not a green field in sight, just cows in the sand, kitesurfers swooping and circling overhead!”
Grand Canyon National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with some six million annual visitors, turns 100 this year. Its official celebration on February 26 will also recognize Native American cultural links to the spectacular gorge on the Colorado River.
Beware, this exhibition could set your head spinning! Op Art in Focus, showing at the Tate Liverpool through July 5, includes exhibits by 1960s pioneers of the genre whose brightly colored patterns surprise and bewilder.
“Is she pop’s best new hope?” a BBC reporter asked in 2017, when Billie Eilish was only 15. Today, just 17, the singer-songwriter with the melancholy voice is well on her way to stardom. She has three gigs in Germany this month: in Berlin, February 11, in Hamburg, February 12 and in Frankfurt, February 17.