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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Britain’s Original Rock and Roll Isle: Eel Pie Island

In a little over two weeks’ time, The Killers, Bon Jovi and The Stone Roses will be setting up camp on the Isle of Wight, once again transforming it into Britain’s isle of rock for a weekend. Back  in the 1960s though, a tiny island on the Thames in London was having  its own rock revolution. The uprising had an unlikely leader in junk -shop owner, Arthur Chisnall. In 1956 he set up a jazz…
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The Fashion Edit: Jordaan Amsterdam

Ice cubes clink into glasses. Bicycle bells clang. Nothing could sound better today on the sun-dappled banks of the Prinsengracht. Beginning at Brouwersgracht, just west of Centraal Station and arching around the Canal Ring between Prinsengracht and Lijnbaansgraacht and up to Leidesgracht, The Jordaan’s narrow canal-side streets are filled with trendy cafés, art galleries and some of the best outdoor markets in the Netherlands. The most well-known of these, Noordermarkt, holds a flea market on…
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Designer Ibiza: Hotel Ocean Drive

Ibiza may be most famous for being Europe’s party capital, but once you visit you realise that it is a place that can be all things to all people. For every club opening there is a yoga getaway, for each yacht party, a hippy market and for all those crowded resorts there is a boutique hotel that stands out from the crowds. Hotel Ocean Drive at Marina Botafoch is one such boutique hotel. Travel Edits…
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