Posts Tagged ‘christmas’

Experience a rather romantic blue Christmas

Experience a rather romantic blue Christmas

Although Japan didn’t invent Christmas, it can lay a solid claim to having invented the blue LED. Last year, three Japanese scientists received the Nobel Prize in Physics for their work in the development of these tiny blue bulbs. The Nobel committee cited the trio for ushering in a revolution in lighting: “for ­having invented

The best of seasonal Oslo

The best of seasonal Oslo

So what gets Norwegians in a holiday mood? Powdery snow, fairy lights, frosty evenings: the scene seems created for Christmas, doesn’t it? Nowhere is this more evident than in the cosy Norwegian capital of Oslo. Once the snow falls and the lights dim, the city centre is abuzz with holiday shoppers, decorated streets and trees,

50 reasons to shop this holiday season!

50 reasons to shop this holiday season!

The Blue Wings team was inspired by the power of senses. So we put together a fragrant, mouth-watering, eye-catching, sweet-sounding and deeply-touching selection of must-gives for the holidays. Surprise a friend, a loved one – or even yourself!     Touching presents Turkish Hammam pastel towel €45 Nest Factory nestfactory.com Tasaraita jersey duvet & pillow

Santa's choice

Look who we spotted at Helsinki Airport! There’s a reason why Santa flies with Finnair…

Christmas on my mind

It began in August. Christmas planning. What if this year we travelled somewhere for Christmas? What is it that’s so special about Christmas? You know, we eat good food all year round, and we are fairly regular shoppers, too. I laid the thought to rest.