From your Prague city hotel this May, you will have the double delight of engaging with one of the most beautiful cities on earth, while spurring on some of the best athletes across the globe. Prague has become one of the must-see and must-run cities, and I am delighted to highlight the city’s premier marathon [...]
No matter the weather – Spring is in the air for Easter and the days leading up to the festival in Prague and all of the Czech Republic. For many followers of the Christian faith, Easter is a highly religious holiday, however in the former Czechoslovakia, the religious connotations of the holiday were suppressed [...]
Over the last decade, Prague has catapulted itself to becoming a city with a renowned international film festival. FEBIO, an independent film and television company, founded FEBIOFEST in 1993. During the difficult transition period the Czech Republic faced when moving from Communism to democracy, FEBIO provided a working opportunity for Czech filmmakers such as Juraj [...]
Actions speak louder than words – and this certainly holds true at Laterna Magika, Prague’s nonverbal performing arts theatre.
“Quadragesima Sancti Martini” – the forty days of St. Martin. As one of the major saints of the Catholic Church, St. Martin was traditionally honoured with a variety of festivals that included heavy eating prior to a forty day period of fasting.
When you’re staying in a Prague city hotel, you’ll be perfectly placed to soak up plenty of the historical culture of the Czech capital, but you’ll also be in the right place to enjoy artwork created by the world-renowned Czech artist, David Cerny. Here is a walking tour to take in Cerny’s work.
If you’ve booked a stay in a Prague city hotel, you’ll no doubt be well aware of the incredible attractions offered by the Czech capital. However, if you want a change of scenery, you might want to head south, to the Lednice-Valtice Cultural Complex.
If you’re staying at a Prague city hotel this summer you’ll be perfectly placed to visit and study one of the great works of Czech art, the magnum opus of the Czech artist Alfons Mucha. Referred to appropriately as a monumental work, the Slav Epic is epic in both size and ambition, and has recently [...]
When you spend time at a Prague city hotel you’ll no doubt find an incredible number of diversions and excursions to entertain you while in the city. But for those more intrepid travellers prepared to take a day trip away from the city itself, there are some great places to explore, including the enchanting city [...]
Woven into Prague’s cobbled city centre is an abundance of eateries which encapsulate the best of the Czech Republic’s cuisine and a medley of world platters. From Michelin-starred štěpánovsko duck to the simple family favourite of fruit dumplings, the city is crammed with dishes to suit everyone’s tastes.
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 [...]
If you’re not up to the full length of the London Marathon, you might be interested in the
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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