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Nightingale: Modern Elegance (by Studio Munge)

10 May 2016 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Located in a historical 19th century building (the stunning MNP Tower) in downtown Vancouver, Nightingale is the newest addition to the highly acclaimed Hawksworth Restaurant Group. The über chic two-level, 180-seat eatery hosts a bar, lounge, and restaurant, whose 7,400-foot interior was designed by Alessandro Munge (Studio Munge). Nightingale exudes elegance thanks to its heritage […]

Berlin: Digipop Design (by Karim Rashid)

29 Feb 2016 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Cosmopolitan and vibrant, Berlin is at crossroads of different cultures and contemporary international cuisine, which translates into unique and excellent restaurants. Serving up innovative cuisine with spectacular views of the Spree River and the Oberbaum bridge in Friedrichshain is Fabrics Restaurant, where Berliners and international visitors can indulge in a contemporary German take on classic […]

Unique Wineries of Canada

17 Jun 2014 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Located in the Gaspereau Valley, Nova Scotia, Canada, Luckett Vineyards is one of the most unique wineries in the country. I had the great opportunity to meet the charming owner, British-born Pete Luckett, who kindly walked me through some of the different kinds of wine available whilst telling me the story behind the names of […]

An Italian Fairytale

02 Apr 2014 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Set in a downtown Toronto historical mansion built by famed architect George Horace Gooderham, Osteria Dei Ganzi is a dazzling restaurant offering authentic Italian cuisine in a charming European atmosphere reminiscent of Italy’s glamorous golden era. It took several months of painstaking attention for Metropolis Living Team to restore the mansion’s original handcrafted wood detail, […]

Hudson Kitchen enchants and dazzles

06 Oct 2013 / 0 Comments / in Blog

After seven months of renovations, Hudson Kitchen opened its doors on 800 Dundas Street West (at Palmerston Ave.) in Toronto’s Little Portugal. This former gallery space has turned into one of the city’s most in-demand restaurants and features Robbie Hojilla (former Sous-Chef at Woodlot and Chef-de-Cuisine at Ursa). It cemented its status as Toronto’s latest […]