If the height of your summer break is searching for a classical interlude, then I can guarantee that booking a Berlin city hotel this July will enable you to enjoy the finest in Baroque, arias and operattas. The charming city’s Gendarmenmarkt square, with its breathtaking architecture, will be the backdrop to the 21st Classic Open [...]
The city of Berlin presents its locals and visitors with endless opportunities to engage in fascinating and culturally enriching activities that never cease to amaze the audience.
For the month of October, Tempelhof is delving deep into the history of the airport in the Tempelhofer Airport Tours. The building is a historically protected landmark and has become a symbol of Berlin’s twentieth-century chronicle.
“Light is life, light is energy, light is able to speak all languages of the world and light connects people” – Birgit Zander, creator of the Berlin Festival of Light.
For decades now, the Solomon Guggenheim Foundation has been renowned for its creative buildings – its flagship on Fifth Avenue and the willowy Guggenheim Bilbao in Spain.
If you’re paying a visit to Berlin during August, there’s one date you really should try to schedule a free evening for – on August 25th, more than a hundred of Berlin’s museums and cultural institutions give access to their exhibitions and collections throughout the night, from 6pm to 2am! Visitors are given a common [...]
Every summer since 1992, Berlin has been home to open air musical performances in July – a wonderful way to take in a little culture during your visit to the German capital. The Gendarmenmarkt in the heart of the city is transformed into a great concert arena, and in July 2012 the musical carousel of [...]
The rise of counter-cultures in modern society has led to previously underground cultural phenomena, such as body art, to gain more exposure and visibility. Events such as the Berlin Tattoo Festival would have been unthinkable a few years ago, but are seen as common, and even appealing, in the present day.
For classical music lovers visiting the German capital for a stay in a top hotel, West Berlin is the ideal base for making your way along to the Classic Open Air 2012 at the Gendarmenmarkt. Each year, the heart of Berlin becomes a vast concert area drawing crowds from all over Europe.
Given how busy our modern day lives are, I thought I would highlight an energetic event which after watching, you may well want to go back to your hotel in Yokohama and have a lie down! The wonderful Yamashita Park in the Japanese city on May 11-12 will be hosting one of the legs of [...]
Fancy appreciating one of the most influential art figures of her generation while staying at your boutique city hotel? Frankfurt, then, is the place to be for a special exhibition celebrating the life of Yoko Ono. Famous for her relationship with Beatles’ John Lennon, Ono is an artist in her own right and I am [...]
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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