Issue 27 13 results

Casamance Resurgence

Empty beaches, bright blue plantain-eating birds and mangrove-lined rivers bursting with life — a former 1970s tourist haven In Southern Senegal comes to life again… Words Stephen Marche

A Female Perspective

Wings presents a woman-led listing for you in this issue’s roundup of the most exciting cultural events happening at Arik destinations… featuring art, literature and curation by or about women. Words Nana Ocran

Open City

The British Council hosted Open House Lagos from the 29 April to 1 May, inspiring appreciation and dialogue about Lagos’ buildings and public spaces.
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Let Your Mind Wander

A university degree can help fast-track you on your chosen career path – and new, more flexible ways of learning have opened up new opportunities to study at universities around the world. With so many options on the table in the global market, Wings asks the experts for some useful tips on how to work out which course will be best for you. Words Ryan Borroff

A Fairer Fizz

By using the real kola nut in its award-winning cola drink, Karma Cola is putting the fizz back into farming communities in Sierra Leone. Words Larissa Clark

Hot Stuff

Turn up the volume in summer’s most delightfully daring fashions. Words Helen Jennings Summer’s biggest trends demand to be noticed and have a certain devil-may-care attitude. You can flash your frillies by wearing lingerie as outerwear (thank you Céline), or embrace your inner eccentric in bows and flounce (bow down to Gucci). How about covering yourself in romantic ruffles (yes, you, Erdem) or going head-to-toe in stripes (high five Stella McCartney)? Make your shoulders the new ...

London Al Fresco

London summers are when the city’s restaurants, bars and chefs take their work outside. Check out some of the capital’s wildly popular summer culinary offerings. Words Rocky Casale


Big Fish Little Fish When June to July 2016 Where Cities across the UK What do you do when you’re a party animal at heart, but you’re also a responsible parent? Why, you bring the kids along to the party, of course. The name Big Fish Little Fish is a little wink to the raves that today’s young parents in the UK enjoyed in their youth, but there’s no reason to stop having fun when you’ve got kids of your own. All the best parts of an old-school rave are here, with none of the ...

Tackle Travel Tensions

Travel is supposed to be fun, but many people find certain aspects at best distracting and at worst, headache inducing – from planning a trip to enjoying the ride. Fortunately, there are easy ways to tackle your travel tensions… So sit back, relax and enjoy our stress-free guide. Words Emma E Forrest

Traveller’s Checks

Stories of air travel aren’t always grounded in reality. Travel writer Pelu Awofeso leaves his perceptions behind at Passport Control. Words Pelu Awofeso
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