For security reasons, President Xi Jinping and his wife could break with the tradition of leaders staying in a top hotel and opt for the Renaissance Hong Kong Harbour View Hotel in Wan Chai during their three-day visit to the city, the Post has learnt.
Famous outside Spain for its appearance in Woody Allen's film Vicky Cristina Barcelona , the city is known among locals for green squares, beautiful architecture and a street rammed with cider houses. Hotel Clarin (doubles from €70 room only) is good.
In Spain, most clubs play with a style known as “tiki-taka,” which is characterized by short passes, movement and possession. The style is commonly utilized by Barcelona FC — annually ... everyone was just screaming in the hotel, and it was at.
Located on Barcelona's elegant Passeig de Gràcia, the modernist structure built for Banco Hispano Americo in the 1950s is today home to the Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona . Sporting sleek interiors by the Spanish designer ... The 63-room hotel , fittingly.
When researching an upcoming trip, many of us are turning to social media for inspiration and intel. In fact, Pinterest reports that it has experienced a 37 percent increase in travel-related searches since last year. With all that quantifiable action.
The rooftop bar next to the pool at Grand Hotel Central is one of the trendiest places in Barcelona . ... An insider's guide into the top places and cities to visit in Spain – and where to stay while you're there – including the best for couples and.
W Barcelona today unveiled a multi-million Euro transformation of all 473 guest rooms and suites, along with the addition of Europe's first W Sound Suite (a music studio and writers room, now available at four W Hotels around the world). The award.
Marriott is looking to better delineate the Sheraton brand from its sister upper-upscale brands such as the Westin brand that also used to fly under Starwood and Marriott's legacy Marriott and Renaissance brands. Sheraton has 449 hotels worldwide.
Among Ms. Colau’s commitments to the people of Barcelona was a local tax cut for small businesses and households, assistance to the poor, and the construction of housing for 15,000 refugees – a large share of the total number that Spain was meant to.
Debate over the design of Dunedin's five-star, glass tower hotel bid is heating up. Is it a good "fit" for Dunedin? How does it compare against a selection of 10 celebrated hotels from around the globe? You decide. Three-quarters of the public.
In collaboration with Felipe Trigo, Events Producer and Director of the Congress for Curious People in Spain , and Irina Sytcheva, an international tour guide with a specialization in Modernist art, Atlas Obscura presents a week brimming with new and.
While Barcelona has been a tourist destination for more than 100 years, it gained world status after hosting the 1992 Summer Olympics. The 2008 global economic downturn hit Spain hard, so Barcelona opened up to more low-cost airlines and more cruise .