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A Magical Place Called Osteria Del Portone

Another gourmet tip for you.  This time this is the Osteria del Portone, which combines tradition and innovation in its dishes, a few steps from Milan. The inn was born in the distance of 1722 and since then it enchants customers and visitors with a delicious menu made of dishes revisited in a simple but tasteful way.” Culture & Trend had the opportunity to have a dinner at the Osteria, and had a great experience of flavors already starting from bread, strictly made at home. In addition to the room accommodating up to 90 guests, the place has a beautiful garden, a bar to enjoy some drinks and, a cellar, a truly magical place. But let’s talk about delicious and magical flavors such as the horse tartare with a “Parisi” egg, an absolute must-have, along with Risotto Carnaroli San Massimo with goat Montevecchia with lemon scent, but you can not…

Interview for The Wink Clinique

A few months ago I gave an interview to my favorite beauty & care brand: Clinique. And this week it finally came out that is super cool! It was a morning of photos and many curiosities about my work, which amused me a lot. Clinique works with an excellent team, for which our magazine has a great affection, so it was incredible to work with them again. To check the interview for the Clinique The Wink platform in full, just click on the link below: – Idee e Ispirazioni: Una giornata (molto glossy) con Juliane.

Travel Diary: Forte dei Marmi w/ Kiabi

The Culture & Trend team loves to explore new places, and this time we met Forte dei Marmi, a luxury destination on the Italian coast. We spent two days in town with Kiabi. To take this trip with us, check out our Travel Diary: We went to Forte Dei Marmi with the Kiabi family and other friends, a hilarious female team! During our stay we had various activities, but the coolest one was exploring Forte dei Marmi and Versilia by bicycle, literally entering the mood of “Estate Italiana”. We stayed at Hotel Mondial in Versilia, which welcomed us with a delicious lunch. Among other things, our “Welcome” was filled with Kiabi’s surprises, which led us to explore the city and relax on the beach of the historic “La Bussola” beach establishment, which has been operating in Versilia since 1995, we spent a relaxing afternoon Between the sea and the pool (and…

Lucky Blue Smith & Pyper America for Iceberg

Brother and Sister Lucky Blue Smith and Pyper America are the new protagonists of the new Iceberg campaign. The Venice Beach and L.A. River are the scenario chosen to photograph the Fearlessly Creative campaign, a series of images full of energy, but stripped of any sensuality that seems to steal real moments between brothers. Everything was photographed by Samuel Trotter on a set where light, water, bridges, roads and the classic Chevrolet El Camino have played a key role in recreating the typical Californian environment. The result of this work can be checked here below:

Ibiza Experience with OD Talamanca

The Mediterranean coast is one of the favorite destinations for lovers of European summer, as it is also our favorite! The destination chosen by Culture & Trend was the famous Spanish island, Ibiza! There were 3 days of great joy and music thanks to the hotel OD Talamanca, who stayed with us during our stay on the island. OD Talamanca is part of the OD Hotels group which has 5 hotels in different locations.” The hotel combines the best location with an exclusive retro-glamor style, giving the guests the best possible experience, but it doesn’t stop there, OD Talamanca is situated in one of the best locations on the island, has spectacular views over the bay of Talamanca and The old town of Ibiza (Dalt Vila – Unesco Heritage), offering the most beautiful sunrises and sunsets over the Mediterranean Sea (it’s really magical). The beach is just a few steps…

Gourmet Tip: Kisen

Today we brought another gourmet suggestion for you, get ready for the mouth watering! It is the Kisen restaurant, which offers a typical Japanese cuisine and was one of the first Japanese restaurants in Milan. Who thinks Japanese cuisine only offers raw fish and rice, Kisen shows the opposite, offering a great variety of seafood and specialties that can provide a unique sensory experience to suit all tastes and preferences. And for Asian Creative Cuisine lovers, the restaurant has revised its menu to satisfy any request. Obviously we must not even mention the quality of raw material, which is of the highest order! And since so many of you know, when the quality is high, it is felt by the flavor and color of the fish, especially the salmon. Some of the special (and spectacular) dishes are: Black Alaska cod and scallops in the shell, but also soft crab shells…

Comptoir des Cotonniers x Caudalie

When a beauty world joins the fashion world, the result can only be incredible! Let me explain this to you better, the french boutique Comptoir des Cotonniers got into a beautiful project together with the beauty boutique Caudalie, they developed a summer-bag calling it “Belle Belle Belle” to give it as a gift for the customers that goes to Caudalie and buy at least two products from the Acque Fresche e Divine line. So I got into this project together with them and a couple of weeks ago, I went to perform a body treatment in the boutique of the famous beauty and care brand Caudalie, the treatment consisted of a super relaxing massage with duration of 1 hour. Soon after I had a personalized session where I received several advices of how to take care of my the body and my skin. But my special day started early in…

Powercell Skinmunity by Helena Rubinstein

I do not hide that I love the aesthetic treatments, especially the light ones that help to highlight the natural beauty of our skin. A few weeks ago I was invited by Helena Rubinstein to handle the Powercell Skinmunity treatment, which helps to invigorate the skin. First, to remove all the toxins from the skin, especially those released by the make-up , the first product All Mascaras have been used. Following, has been applied a Serum to stimulate facial skin with the hands, quickly pressing some areas of the face with a kind of “Press & Go” movement. After using these products, a Booster was applied to the area of ​​the neck and face, and after applying a cream on the face that was covered with the hands in the vertical direction, then extended the cream over the whole face and the neck (Fundamental was the movement of the hands,…

Aloha Therapy by Hawaiian Tropic

The summer has officially arrived in Europe! And to celebrate this season, Hawaiian Tropic hosted a super special event in a breathtaking location! The “Aloha Therapy” event took place at the new Milan hotel VIU, on a perfect sunny afternoon by the pool with an ultra Hawaiian mood. I had the opportunity to meet some friends, and drink special cocktails like Hawaiian Colada to refresh. But it did not stop there, the best part was the Hawaiian massage I received, a moment of absolute relaxation, just incredible.  For such a long time I’m a declared fan of the Hawaiian Tropic products, as they possess an excellent range of products that take ingredients like moisturizing silk ribbons, making the skin soft, while the unmistakable tropical scent gives a summer sensation all year round. Talking about products, every year comes a breakthrough in the Hawaiian Tropic family, and this time I’ve tasted 4…

News For Your Beauty Routine: Skinius

Here we are bringing more of the world’s beauty to you! We recently met the Italian brand Skinius, which was founded in 2017 by the biologist Mariagrazia Boniardi, in 2007. Skinius derives from English (skin) and Latin (ius – right) is a company that does research on dermo – cosmetics anti – age. The scientific innovation of Skinius is the Fospidina complex, which is made from phospholipids extracted from soy and glucosamine, to act directly on the cells, halt the aging process and improve skin blemishes. The newest product of the Skinius beauty & care line, is the Delika micellar water, which removes make-up, and other aggressive agents from our skin. The product was specifically designed for the most sensitive skins with the innovative micellar formulation and designed specifically to give freshness, cleansing, toning and hydration to our face, a 4 in 1 product! Its special formula is based on…