Cruise Travel

What's Onboard Crystal Cruises' Expedition Ship

Crystal Cruises is renowned for its fabulous range of luxury cruise holidays, and so we are all very excited about their upcoming addition; the luxury expedition ship – Crystal Endeavor. Combining their signature spaciousness and stylish, comfortable interiors with a sense of adventure and longing to discover every inch of …
Yachts

Les Voiles de St Tropez 2017 and Other Cote d’Azur Events

Saint-Tropez is the summer destination of choice for fun-loving yacht charterers and international jet-setters. However, with its sunny climate and legendary beach clubs open well into the autumn, St Tropez’s yachting season is a long and event-packed one. The beautiful Riviera town also offers an amazing array of activities and …
Public Health

Shaving in Arabia: the Halal and the Haram

One of Green Prophet’s most-read stories was our article on sugar-waxing, an ancient method of hair removal that predates waxing. What is it about body hair that makes for riveting reading? Come learn what I’ve picked up about dealing with body hair in the Arab Middle East. (Feedback welcome: I’ve …
Public Health

Make Your Own Herbal Salve From Mallows

When the first warm days tempt you outdoors for a walk, take time to look at the wild mallows flowers. So soon to vanish in summer’s heat, they cast their light purple beauty wherever they’re permitted to exist. Urbanization has deprived Nature of places where wild herbs and vegetables used …
Yachts

A seven-day yacht tour of Costa Smeralda

  Watch the sea foam lap against the hull of your boat as you sail towards the bewitching beaches of Costa Smeralda, breathe in the scent of salt as you enjoy the calm lull of the waves miles off the shore, swim with the fish and spend wonderful hours in …
Public Health

The 100 most Jewish foods!

The folks at Tablet Magazine have created an interactive list of Jewish foods that is as addictive as salty pickles, chewy macaroons, or (insert your own guilty nosh). It’s not a roster of the most popular Jewish foods, or the healthiest, or the tastiest. Some are pretty obscure (making their …