Featured Articles, Travel Tips Milan and Genoa
Mar 11th, 2010 |
Where: Turin, Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist
When: April 10th – May 23rd
The Shroud of Turin (Sacra Sindone), which usually goes on display once every 25 years, is programmed to go on display again in April 2010, just 10 years after its last public viewing. It will be just the 6th time in the past hundred years that the sacred relic will be seen in public.
It’s also the first time the devout, the curious and the incredulous will have the opportunity to see the Shroud since it underwent major restoration in 2002.
The 4.4 × 1.1m rectangular linen cloth is believed by many to be the...
Featured Articles, Travel tips to Valencia
Feb 19th, 2010 |
Courtesy of Hospes Palau de la Mar in Valencia, here are some useful tips on what to do in the city of Valencia:
City of Arts and Science in Valencia
This futuristic “city within a city” is one of the world’s most electrifying and imaginative millennium projects. The entire compound, designed as a celebration of the 21st century, looks as though it was beamed down to earth from another planet.
Santiago Calatrava, who designed most of this complex, comments: ” I am proud of the fact that people can walk through and around the main buildings without paying. It is a city...
Article, Featured Articles, News, Press Release
Feb 15th, 2010 |
Business partners Mark Sainsbury and Michael Benyan, co-owners of The Zetter hotel in London’s Clerkenwell, have announced that Bruno Loubet will join the company as chef/patron of Bistrot Bruno Loubet.
Scheduled to open on Monday 22nd February 2010, Bistrot Bruno Loubet is an 85-seat restaurant, with a small lounge area, that will be open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menus will feature Loubet’s characteristic cooking technique of modern bistrot food, and will include the trademark style of his previous significant London establishments – including Bistrot Bruno and L’Odéon....
Article, Featured Articles, News
Feb 9th, 2010 |
Hotel G is a stylish and exciting new addition to China’s capital, the latest designer boutique hotel in Beijing.
Due to its overwhelming excellence, Hotel G has won several important awards:
Top Boutique Hotels in China, Travel & Leisure China
2009 Best Charm Hotel in China, New Weekly
Short-listed on the Hot List 2009, Condé Nast Traveler
Best Design Hotel in Asia, Perspective Magazine
Finalist of the MIPIM Asia Awards 2009 in Best Hotel Category
Editors Best Recommended Restaurant Award by Modern Weekly for the Scarlett wine bar.
Hotel G boasts 110 generous rooms and suites...
Featured Articles, Travel Tips Bilbao
Feb 2nd, 2010 |
Courtesy of Hotel Miro in Bilbao, here are some useful tips on what to do in the city of Bilbao:
Casco Viejo (Old Quarter)
Take the bright-green tram in front of the Hotel and go explore the old part of town.
Get lost in the labyrinth of streets and re-fuel having some pintxos in the Plaza Nueva.
Museo de Bellas Artes (Fine Arts Museum)
Located at a stone´s throw from the Hotel, it is definitely a must. It is the third most important collection in Spain. If in a hurry, visit the selection of 16 masterworks from the collection. Tuesday to Saturday, 10am-8 pm, Mondays closed.
Just 20 minutes...