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Sleek & Chic: Hotel Único (Madrid)

02 Nov 2015 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Madrid’s tony Salamanca district is home to Hotel Único, an elegant enclave in the chic neighbourhood by famed hotelier Pau Guardans I Cambó. Following the huge success of his hotels in Barcelona, Hotel Único offers guests a great place to enjoy a drink and relax after a busy day of shopping. The beautiful white façade, […]

Coffee & Style at Café Orso

07 Sep 2015 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Scenic Deep Cove (North Vancouver, Canada), is home to Café Orso, a brand new coffee house that provides a perfect destination for those seeking a post-hike treat. Located just one block from the water, this European-inspired café (click on photo to enlarge and see slideshow) serves 49th Parallel coffee as well as a great assortment of […]

Upscale German Fare at Bauhaus

07 Jul 2015 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Located in the gorgeous heritage building that once housed the former Boneta Restaurant in trendy Gastown, Bauhaus Restaurant has started serving its upscale German fare to hungry foodies in Vancouver. Considered one of the most-anticipated eateries to open in Vancouver in recent years, Bauhaus Restaurant is the creation of film director Uwe Boll who hired Michelin-starred […]

Buenos Aires: The Lui Bolin Exhibit

24 Jun 2015 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Beijing-based artist Liu Bolin‘s series, “Hiding in the City”, was conceived after his eviction from and subsequent destruction of his studio in Beijing in 2005. As a result, Liu Bolin started to wear the town as a backdrop, painting himself to hide and blend in with the landscape in constant flux. This artist employs photography as […]

Andalusian Opulence at Palacio de Villapanés

28 May 2015 / 0 Comments / in Blog

No other hotel captures the essence of the beautiful Spanish city of Seville as well as the Palacio de Villapanés. This chic, 50-room hotel, also known as the Alma Sevilla Hotel, opened its doors in Seville’s Santa Cruz district in 2009 and instantly became one of the city’s most fashionable boutique hotels The 18th-century mansion, […]