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Interiors & Design

(Relaxnews) - French design salon Maison&Objet is gearing up for its autumn edition, under the theme of "Sharing".

Destinations

(AFP) - Myanmar launched an online visa application on Monday promising an end to painful waits for permits to visit the once secretive nation as it tries to lure five million tourists a year by 2015.

Destinations

(AFP) - Saint Petersburg has long been a tourist favourite, but if this band of young Russian thrill-seekers is to be believed, the best way to see the country's imperial capital is by hopping roof to roof.

Interiors & Design

(Relaxnews) - Finnish design brand Iittala has unveiled its new autumn lighting collection, with a focus on natural materials.

Art, Shows & Exhibitions

(Relaxnews) - Contemporary Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei's work is to go on show as the launch exhibition of the Blenheim Art Foundation in London.

Destinations

(AFP) - Despite her sore feet, Federica Simonetto smiles for a photo by the last signpost on the Way of Saint James -- one of a new wave of young pilgrims bringing fresh life to the Medieval trail.

Interiors & Design

(Relaxnews) - International consumer gifts and décor fair Tendence kicks off in Frankfurt this week, and it looks like winter pastels are the new trend colors for the coming cold season.

Destinations

(AFP) - Raise your game, skip the queues and scale the world's highest peak in 42 days: that's British guide Adrian Ballinger's ambitious pitch to climbers preparing to summit Mount Everest.

Destinations

(Relaxnews) - As the grape harvest season approaches in France, we take a look at some of the country's most iconic wine regions. In and around Bordeaux, some of the most prestigious wineries on the planet open their doors to oenophiles along five main wine routes, each representing the diversity of the region's production.

Interiors & Design

(Relaxnews) - It has become a modern architectural icon, and now Apple's glass cube Fifth Avenue store in Manhattan has been officially patented.