Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
My favorite photo
This photo shows the U Bein bridge on the shores of Taungthaman Lake in Myanmar. In reality, it’s gigantic, over one kilometer long, but I wanted to isolate a small section. I love the symmetry and the subtle colors of the dawn light over the water.
The heat won’t actually melt the snow this early in the year, but these sizzling festivals in Reykjavík, Iceland are not to be missed: the Dark Music Days take place January 25 to February 1 and the Winter Lights Festival is on February 6 to 9.
Groundhog Day, the Hollywood comedy starring Bill Murray, put the little town of Punxsutawney on the map. Every February 2, which is Groundhog Day, there’s a celebration there and a furry rodent “predicts” the end of winter.