In the list of tiny but fascinating places in the world, Macau definitely features near the top. Much like other micro-nations such as Vatican City, this small enclave of the People’s Republic of China has an absolutely fascinating history and cultural heritage, with its mixture of four centuries of Portuguese colonization and endogenous Chinese influences. [...]
With its profusion of film-star homes, film studios, famous venues and overall glamour, Hollywood is a well-documented visitor haven. And a good way for the guests who stay at West Hollywood hotels to discover the less immediate nooks and crannies of this famous city might be through a walking tour. In fact, the area readily [...]
Sweden is known for many things, not the least of which is its progressive nature. For those of us who don’t live there, it sometimes seems like Scandinavia is pretty much paradise – a rather chilly paradise, but still paradise nonetheless. Events like the one taking place on the 8th of this month only help [...]
One of the most recognisable elements of Christmas in Europe are the traditional Christmas markets, and the further northeast you go, the more quaint and traditional they get – they originated in Middle Europe, after all! Germany, for example, has some of the best-known examples of Christmas markets in the whole continent, and no visit [...]
Some places become forever associated with a famous or impactful personality who was born or lived most of their lives there. Amsterdam with Van Gogh, Stratford-Upon-Avon with Shakespeare…and Memphis with Elvis. Guests booking a hotel in Memphis, even just for a short period, will quickly discover just how much of an impact the legendary 50’s [...]
Staying at a hotel in Utrecht – one of my favourite and most underrated cities in Holland – this winter will allow music lovers to discover the many sides of the Dutch music scene. The city boasts a number of different events over the upcoming months which, while focusing on polar-opposite styles, will nevertheless allow [...]
As a dedicated road runner, I am always looking out for a potential marathon or running event to enjoy while away on holiday – and this October there is one to visit in one of Germany’s most charming cities. You’ll be delighted to learn that a stopover at a Frankfurt city hotel around October 27 [...]
From coast to coast the US is putting its best foot forward to dominate the technology industry and start-up tech firms.
An untimely death robbed the world of famed American artist Mike Kelley in early 2012; however his memory will live on forever through his brilliant works of art. From 15 December, 2012 the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam will present a retrospect of his work spanning from the beginning of his career in the 1970s all [...]
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Fleming’s Hotel Frankfurt-Hamburger Allee is an ambient hotel located in the popular Bockenheim district, very close to the Frankfurt exhibition grounds, making it one of the best Frankfurt city hotels for exhibition visitors as well as other business and leisure travelers.
Fleming’s Conference Hotel Frankfurt is one of the top located city hotels. Frankfurt is an international financial centre, and the hotel puts business visitors conveniently close to the action with the new Stock Exchange a stone’s throw away.
The Einstein St Gallen is a jewel among St Gallen hotels. A luxurious retreat by Lake Constance with the historic cathedral and monastery nearby, the Einstein St Gallen hotel is your gateway to the charms of St Gallen, celebrated for its fine textiles.
With a history dating back to its construction in 1346 as monastery, the Grand Hotel Karel V Utrecht offers a luxury experience in historic buildings. Set in beautiful gardens in the city centre, a stone’s throw from Utrecht Centraal railway station, it is a truly unique Utrecht hotel.
Just 30 minutes from Shanghai city centre, Le Camélia Hotel is nestled in the seaside Fengxian District. Close to the port of Ningbo, Le Camélia offers a soft Mediterranean ambience in the most breathtaking luxury hotel Shanghai has to offer.
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