The Refreshing East African Cocktail That Brings Heart, History, and a Dash of Magic to Happy Hour

The Refreshing East African Cocktail That Brings Heart, History, and a Dash of Magic to Happy Hour

­In the highlands of Kenya’s northern Laikipia County, just off the Equator, there’s a clifftop spot where vast plains spread almost as far as the eye can see, until the unmistakable silhouette of Mount Kenya rises in the distance. From the deck of the Loisaba Tented Camp you can spy elephants and giraffes grazing below, […]

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A Look Inside the Ancient Underground Tunnels Housing Some of the World’s Finest Champagne

A Look Inside the Ancient Underground Tunnels Housing Some of the World’s Finest Champagne

A hundred and six steps below the Maison Charles Heidsieck in the city of Reims lies a vast underground world. The crayères — a network of cavernous chambers hewn from ancient Gallo-Romain quarries — is the prized place for aging Champagnes in perfect conditions (dark, humid, and a constant 10 degrees Celsius). Today these crayères are home to […]

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