Internationally renowned artwork has always been synonymous with Paris and it is home to some of the world’s greatest masterpieces. The city of lights has seen some of the most extraordinary periods in art history, however it has also fallen victim to some of the most tragic artistic times as well. From 19 March to [...]
If, by chance or otherwise, you find yourself staying at a Paris boutique hotel this May, then, whether you’re a sports fan or not, attending the French Open Tennis Championship, or the Roland Garros as they call it in France, should definitely be on the top of your to-do list.
Initially developed in Oriental temples and dojos, as both a means of self-defence and a philosophy of life, martial arts have found their place in modern culture as a healthy hobby for the young and the old alike as well as a staple of action cinema. And while karate, kung-fu or judo are the best-known [...]
Football. Watched and followed to the point of irrationality by millions around the world, it is surprising that it so often finds itself lumped in with “other” sports in expos and exhibitions. However, there is one salon in France where it takes centre stage, attracting thousands of aficionados every year. The Galaxy Foot expo, now [...]
If you’re staying at a Paris Boutique hotel in mid April, it will definitely be worth your while to catch a glimpse of the 2012 Paris Marathon.
Does the concept of paying for shopping via a mobile pique your curiosity? Perhaps you’re intrigued by the latest smart technologies? In the 21st century, no one can deny the ever growing importance of digital innovation and security in many facets of everyday life. If you have a keen interest or stakes in the fascinating [...]
If you’re a jazz enthusiast, and you’ll be staying at a Paris boutique hotel between June and July then chances are you already know all about the Paris Jazz Festival. If you didn’t know about it, well now you do! While there, make your way to some of the many concerts playing across the capital [...]
If you find yourself staying in a Paris boutique hotel during March, you may find yourself in the midst of some very colourful festivities. The annual ‘Paris Carnaval’ procession is a spectacular event, and well worth investigating if you find yourself at a loose end in the City of Lights.
Those who find themselves at a loose end in a Paris boutique hotel in between March and April 2012, will be just in time to experience the vibrancy and creativity of the Art Paris 2012 art fair. What better city to explore cutting-edge artworks by talent from across the continent than in Paris?
If you’re lucky enough to be staying in a Paris boutique hotel in March 2012, you might be just in time for the Salon du Livre 2012, one of Europe’s most popular book fairs. Every year, bibliophiles from across the globe descend on the French capital to attend this event. Like the book trade itself, [...]
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.
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