Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
A head for heights
Don’t look down! The world’s longest glass walkway recently opened in Huaxi World Adventure Park in Jiangyin, eastern China. It is suspended 100 meters above the ground, is 518 meters long and 2600 people can cross it at the same time.
I met Zlata on the waterfront in Odessa. Her mum was snapping pictures of her and I thought that her pastel dress would look beautiful against the natural background of the sun setting over the Black Sea.
Time seems to have stood still at Butchers Table. Monochrome photos of New York’s Meatpacking District, a gramophone, solidly chunky wooden tables and a bowler-hatted butcher. The hip eaterie on Zurich’s Hegibachplatz is both a restaurant and a butcher’s shop.
Turn dinner into an adventure at this restaurant in the popular foodie district of Xuhui in Shanghai. The restaurant applies the Omakase concept – a Japanese tradition where you let the chef choose your order. The surreal interior with neon glass and the separate dining cubicles at Omakase create a unique ambiance.