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Gemma Bowes

Gemma Bowes

    Jordan's paradise lost
    Jordan's paradise lost
    Yellow grit, the depressing mesh fences of army barracks and long chains of oil tankers coming in from Saudi Arabia.
    Is Bursa the new Istanbul?
    Is Bursa the new Istanbul?
    Iskender Usta could little have imagined, back in 1867 when he opened his Kebapci Iskender restaurant on Unlu Caddesi, Bursa's main drag, that the...
    Swiss ski resorts go Alpine chic
    Swiss ski resorts go Alpine chic
    Once we knew what to expect from ski resorts. Cosy wood-panelled mountain cafés with a roaring fire, perhaps some early-1900s ski poles on...