2 x Helsinki kiddie chic

2 x Helsinki kiddie chic

Colourful, funky, and ethical – this coveted combination of qualities puts Nordic kidswear in high demand. These two Helsinki stores cater to a growing tribe of parents who want sustainability with a special touch of style. It’s a match Fun clothing that is ethically produced from organic materials: This sums up the philosophy behind Harakanpesä

Check into NYC’s hippest hood

Check into NYC’s hippest hood

Move over Brooklyn! New York’s Meatpacking District is on its way to becoming the coolest neighbourhood in the city. To feel the pulse of New York City there is no better place to be right now than in the historic Meatpacking District (MPD). Also known as the “Far West Village,” this neighbourhood is a dynamic

Spice up your life with a Chongqing hotpot

Spice up your life with a Chongqing hotpot

Hotpots are to Chongqing what Beijing duck is to the Chinese capital. In fact, for residents of southwest China’s largest metropolis, this spice-laden dish is more than a cornerstone of local cuisine – it’s a way of life. According to the Chongqing Hotpot Association, more than 50,000 hotpot eateries supply Chongqingers with their regular spicy

Follow the Moomin trail in Finland

Follow the Moomin trail in Finland

Here are five must-visit places around Finland to get your Moomin fix. The new Moomin Museum opens on June 17 in Tampere Hall. Maintained by the Tampere Art Museum, the new premises display a unique collection of Tove Jansson’s original Moomin artwork including hundreds of her beloved illustrations and striking three-dimensional tableaux by her partner

Take a stroll down Brussels’ comics lane

Take a stroll down Brussels’ comics lane

Brussels, the birthplace of Tintin creator Georges Remi (Hergé) and Smurfs creator Pierre Culliford (Peyo), prides itself as the capital city of the comic strip (bandes dessinée) art form. Its Comic Book Route stretches across the city, with more than 50 massive murals featuring bandes dessinée frames from Tintin and Asterix as well as lesser-known