This spring, the Kunsthal Rotterdam is delighted to present the exhibition: “The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk.” Renowned designer, Jean Paul Gaultier began his career as an assistant to Pierre Cardin in 1970. Over the next few years he worked with several designers until he released his first [...]
Visionary sculptor Aristide Maillol is renowned in the world of art for his monumental take on the female figure and his contribution to the development of twentieth-century sculpture. Maillol gathered the inspiration needed to create his sculpting legacy from a range of subjects including nature, the human being, the artist and the Mediterranean. The combinations [...]
The Netherlands has long been home to phenomenal artists and works by the likes of Vincent Van Gogh, Rembrandt and Frans Hals.
Ever thought about brushing your teeth with petroleum? Chances are you haven’t, but you may be surprised to find out that you already do.
If you’re staying at a hotel in Rotterdam this winter then you might touch down just in time to experience one of the world’s most popular performance art extravaganzas as the globally renowned Cirque du Soleil begins its residence in the city. [MORE] Starting on the 7th of December 2012, running for only three days, [...]
The Netherlands’ second city suffers from what is perhaps an unfair reputation for being the ugly and industrial sister to Amsterdam’s belle of the ball; but the celebration of an artistic two decades at one of the city’s galleries tells the real story. When staying in Rotterdam hotels you can take a trip into the [...]
Situated between Maashaven and Rijnhaven harbours, Katendrecht lies just far enough from Rotterdam’s centre to keep it off the tourist trail. Yet its redevelopment over the last two decades has produced some mouth-watering eateries that are worth the trip.
As the songbirds of Rotterdam gleefully herald the arrival of spring, chefs up and down the land hastily prepare their new seasonal menus. And with a new season comes a new host of dynamic fresh ingredients, as the bland turnip and cabbage hues hastily make way for the lively colours and tasty flavours of sea [...]
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 [...]
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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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