Thursday, December 12, 2019

THE FONTENAY HAMBURG – HOTEL REVIEW

The Fontenay Hamburg Hamburg, Germany Fontenay 10, Rotherbaum, 20354 Hamburg + 49 (0)40 60 6056 6050 https://www.thefontenay.com/en/ LOCATION Forget that you are in the city. In the quiet and well-heeled neighborhood of Rotherbaum, amongst the rich foliage, on...

THE NORTHERN ALLURE

Hamburg - part grit and part chic, why this Germany city of the north keeps on surprising.   It was August, and the world smelled of roses – of dreams – of summer. When Ted Macauley...

THE BLESS HOTEL MADRID – HOTEL REVIEW

  The Bless Hotel Madrid Madrid, Spain Calle de Velázquez, 62, 28001 Madrid + (34) 915752800 https://www.blesscollectionhotels.com LOCATION Situated in Madrid's sought after neighborhood and known for being one of the wealthiest areas of the city, Barrio de Salamanca...
Panoramic view of the Malaga City

MALAGA coming of AGE

Why this sunny port city of Andalusia is the new capital of cool. At the time when the favored Andalusian sisters Granada, Sevilla and Cordoba were far too busy beguiling audiences across the globe while...
Early morning light in Lyon

In LYON, feeding the SOUL not with food but with SIGHTS

  There are these moments in Lyon during summer when the heat seemed to be far removed, tempered by a cool breeze where the Rhône River meets the Saône before rolling on toward the Mediterranean. It is...

Lisbon RISING

  Travelers have been talking in reverent tones about a number of encouraging sights they noticed in Lisbon. It seemed it was all people could talk about lately. It hadn’t been long since the conversation...

MALAYSIA from a MAMAK’s point of view

The train heading to the city center whizzes by after halting for a few seconds at the Kuala Lumpur Central Station. Echoing from a distance, one can still hear the rumbling of the engines...