Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
Mexcaltitán De Uribe, Mexico
A miniature Venice in North America, Mexcaltitán is a manmade island city in the lagoon region on Mexico’s west coast. Legend has it that this is where Aztlán, the ancestral home of the Aztecs, was located.
British photographer Reuben Wu isn’t interested in realist images; he wants to photograph landscapes as though they were unexplored territory. To do so, he attaches spotlights to a drone and uses a long exposure to create surreal effects.
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.