Being in nature allows the prefrontal cortex, the brain’s command centre, to dial down and rest like an overused muscle. Similarly, looking at natural elements, or anything that reminds the brain of elements that were once found out and about, allows it to relax.
Whether you already have your own favourite ski destination - a time-honoured resort you’ve been going to since you were little - or you’re new to the ski scene, we’ve edited down the best resorts in the world on both sides of the pond. Chosen for their runs and their après-ski options, here are our top ten.
From Hyde Park and Tower Bridge to some of the best shops, art galleries and members’ clubs in the world, our fair city has many infamous charms. But perhaps the best thing about global cities such as London are the many well-kept secrets that only insiders frequent - one’s own favourite hidden gems
Today’s most savvy interior decorators know that the best rooms have a classic framework that can be built upon with accents, resulting a personalised touch, even if leaning in one direction.