Reykjavik, Iceland’s coastal capital, is renowned for the late-night clubs and bars in its compact center. It's home to the National and Saga museums, tracing Iceland’s Viking history. The striking concrete Hallgrimskirkja church and rotating Perlan glass dome offer sweeping views of the sea and nearby hills. Exemplifying the island’s dramatic landscape is the volcanic setting of the geothermal Blue Lagoon spa. www.hoteldealchec…
Tour Soho House’s New Property in the English Countryside
The trendy London-based Soho House brand—known for its chic private members’ clubs and hotels in places such as Berlin, Los Angeles, and Istanbul—recently debuted its newest property, Soho Farmhouse, in Oxfordshire, England. The epitome of a stylish country retreat, the 100-acre resort comprises a seven-bedroom farmhouse (shown), a four-bedroom cottage, and 40 cabins that offer an ideal escape from city life.
Considering how delicious shortbread is, we're constantly surprised by how quick and easy it is to make! This recipe from The WI Cookbook appeared in the December 1923 issue of Home & Country magazine and makes a classic, crumbly, buttery biscuit. The ultimate British sweet treat!
Introduce narrow shirt stripes on upholstery and soft furnishings for a casual spring look in the living room. Use muted mid-tone greens, blues and pinks on cushions to add interest and seasonal touches