Amsterdam’s Hottest Tickets this Autumn

Embrace the Dutch tradition of ‘Gezelligheid‘ with these cosy pursuits in the city of Amsterdam this autumn. The Rijksmuseum After a 10 year absence from Amsterdam’s cultural trail, the Rijksmuseum is back and is looking all the better for its €375 million make-over. The new look museum is highly interactive and takes you on a journey through the history of the Netherlands via a wonderfully curated selection of art and artifacts. Highlights include the Gallery…
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History + Luxury with a Conscience at The Cavendish

Interesting back-story: Check. Central location: Check. Luxury with a conscience: Che-eck. On a recent trip to London, Travel Edits may just have stumbled upon the city’s best kept secret – in The Cavendish in Mayfair. What the hotel’s website says: “Perfectly situated on prestigious Jermyn Street, in the heart of Mayfair, parallel to Piccadilly in Central London, The Cavendish London, a 4 Star Deluxe hotel is a welcome calm in the heart of London. Not…
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The Irish in America at the Little Museum of Dublin

Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free; The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, Tempest-tossed to me I lift my lamp beside the golden door! Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame, With conquering limbs astride from land to land; Here at our sea-washed sunset gates shall stand A mighty woman with a torch, whose flame is the imprisoned lightning, And her name, Mother…
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The Fashion Edit: 2013’s Summer Music Fest Fashions

From the mountains of Tennessee to the countryside of Somerset, the summer is full of musical events that’ll have music lovers of all genres ready to rock out. Although the line-ups are the major draw to summer’s hottest music festivals, fashion also plays a prominent role in the festival scene. From pieces reminiscent of the 60’s “flower power” movement to new looks with an edge, this summer’s fashion trends are going to be a big…
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Secret Beaches of the Algarve

Every year, millions of sun-starved tourists head to Portugal’s beautiful Algarve coastline to soak up some rays, catch the surf and indulge in the local seafood.  But where do you go if you want to avoid the masses? Who better to ask than four of the web’s leading insiders on travel in Portugal. They’ve been kind enough to share their favourite ‘secret beaches’ with Travel Edits. Sergio Rebelo, Salt of Portugal: Salema Beach: Our favorite Algarve beach…
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