USHERING IN A NEW ERA OF ELEGANCE! THE RITZ-CARLTON, BERLIN UNVEILS ART DECO GLAMOUR

A Cinematic Legacy Brought to Life The hotel’s imaginatively redesigned guest rooms and suites are the work of G.A. Design’s London team, as is the grand entrance guests experience in the lobby upon arrival. An ornate sweeping marble and ironwork staircase
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Christian Stan, on 12 Mar. 19, No Comments

SOHO HOUSE OPENED ITS FIRST ASIAN PROPERTY IN MUMBAI

Set up in a 11-storey building in Juhu, Soho House Mumbai offers 38 bedrooms, a floor of members’ space, gym, rooftop pool, and a 34-seat screening room. Led by founder and CEO Nick Jones, and director of Soho House Design, Linda Boronkay, the architecture of the house is inspired by the
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Christian Stan, on 6 Jan. 19, No Comments

IT’S A CULINARY FEAST IN BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA

Sip on the Local Drinks Baton Rouge is now home to two craft breweries that are really making a name for themselves - Tin Roof Brewing Company and Southern Craft Brewing Company. Looking for something fun and free? Both breweries offer weekly tours and often are host to many local
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Christian Stan, on 18 Jun. 17, No Comments

SAIL ACROSS EGYPT’S FOOD CULTURE AT ZITOUNI RESTAURANT

With interior décor inspired by Fatimid Cairo, intricate calligraphic designs overlapping on the walls, highlighted by large windows overlooking the colorful hues of the sunset, and an endless panoramic view of the Nile and Cairo’s skyline to watch all through the night – everything about
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Christian Stan, on 21 Oct. 16, No Comments

AROLA, TAPAS AS AN ART

I have always compared the famous Spanish Tapas with American fast-food, noting that I would rather be having French fries at In-N-Out Burgen in L.A., than to eat "patatas bravas", all drowning in oil and wrapped in mayonnaise, as served at most street restaurants in Barcelona. As I am not a
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Christian Stan, on 23 Aug. 16, No Comments

CHEF PASCAL AUSSIGNAC COOKS THIS MARCH AT BURJ AL ARAB, DUBAI

The multi-award winning restauranteur, Chef Pascal Aussignac,  who hails from Toulouse in south-west France is residing at the hotel from 15 -18 March to present a Gascon-inspired menu at Al Muntaha restaurant. Chef Pascal Aussignac is classically trained with French master chefs such
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Christian Stan, on 8 Mar. 16, No Comments

CARBONE RESTAURANT DEBUTS AT ARIA RESORT LAS VEGAS

Carbone Restaurant debuts at Aria Resort, Las Vegas Carbone Restaurant debuts at Aria Resort, Las Vegas. Marking Major Food Group’s first domestic expansion outside of New York City, Mario Carbone, Rich Torrisi and Jeff Zalaznick introduce their celebrated concept to Las Vegas that
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Christian Stan, on 17 Dec. 15, No Comments

MERCER HOTEL BARCELONA WELCOMES NEW CHEF AND RESTAURANT

The “marriage” between the two was melded from sharing the same philosophy – simply providing excellence. The hotel has been consistently recognized as providing the highest quality service to guests within an innovative, sleek and contemporary design. “Chef Iannotti creates
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Christian Stan, on 5 Nov. 15, No Comments

10 THINGS TO DO IN PALERMO, SICILY

Once the intellectual capital of southern Europe, Palermo has always been at the crossroads of civilization. Favorably situated on a crescent bay at the foot of Monte Pellegrino, it's attracted almost every culture touching the Mediterranean world. To Palermo's credit, it's absorbed these
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Christian Stan, on 3 Nov. 15, No Comments

RETURN TO RETRO! CASA FAYETTE OPENS IN GUADALAJARA, MEXICO

Located in the Lafayette neighborhood, . Carefully designed to reflect the modernist aesthetics of its surroundings, Casa Fayette emerges as a creative, thoughtful and thrilling addition to Mexico’s second city. Hoteliers Carlos Couturier and Moisés Micha, the creative minds
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Christian Stan, on 25 Oct. 15, No Comments