WHY CHINESE MILLENNIALS ARE FLOCKING TO THE COUNTRYSIDE

15
Sep
2017
WHY CHINESE MILLENNIALS ARE FLOCKING TO THE COUNTRYSIDE

The boom of Chinese farmhouses in countryside regions echoes a new societal phenomenon similar to the Brooklyn-isation of the Western World, as younger generations seek a different lifestyle away from the urban tempo.

13
Sep
2017
MUJI SET TO TAKE ON THE HOTEL SCENE IN STYLE

Not quite content with dominating the quality stationary and household wares market, renowned Japanese brand Muji is set to take the hotel world by storm…

07
Sep
2017
CREATIVE HUBS: BOLOGNA

Bologna’s identity is diverse and dynamic, yet the city remains relatively unknown by tourists on their quest to see Italy’s most recognised landmarks.

05
Sep
2017
MADE HOTEL NEW YORK IS FINALLY OPEN

We’ve made no secret of our excitement about New York’s MADE Hotel, so we’re thrilled that the new boutique hotel with a global soul is now open in the NoMad area of Manhattan.

04
Sep
2017
COPACABANA ISN’T RIO’S ONLY BEACH, YOU KNOW

Rio’s overall beauty holds many microcosms with multifaceted cultures nurtured in different neighbourhoods that provide nuanced experiences of the city – check out the properties catering to the assortment of discerning travellers it entices.

22
Aug
2017
THREE HOTEL RENOVATIONS TO GET EXCITED ABOUT

A barrage of new hotels also means that existing properties need to keep up… Here are three hotel renovations spanning the globe to get excited about.

25
Jul
2017
FROM MUMBAI TO BROOKLYN, SOHO HOUSE IS ON A ROLL

There is no slowing down Soho House. It seems the unveiling of glittering city club and hotel The Ned earlier this year was just the start of things to come.

24
Jul
2017
5 HACKS TO INSTANTLY IMPROVE THE DIGITAL CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE FROM TRIPTEASE

Triptease’s Product Manager, Thomas Griffiths, gives his five top hacks to instantly improve the digital customer experience.

21
Jul
2017
THE ROOMS AT MADE HOTEL NYC ARE WHAT DREAMS ARE MADE OF

With MADE Hotel NYC opening September 5th, after a recent site tour of the property we’re even more enthusiastic about this independent debut.

19
Jul
2017
FULL HOUSE: WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR ABOUT SHANGHAI’S THE MIDDLE HOUSE

Swire Hotels have announced their latest hotel, The Middle House in Shanghai. Set to open at the end of 2017, here’s what we know so far…

17
Jul
2017
ALILA YANGSHUO: ABANDONED BUILDING, VIBRANT HEART

Peeking inside Alila Yangshuo, the recently opened converted sugar mill in China’s Yangshuo and part of a wave of new Chinese hotel openings.

07
Jul
2017
AMSTERDAM HOTELS TO WRITE HOME ABOUT

With a rush of new hotels opening their doors, Amsterdam is having something of a design moment. Here’s our pick of our new favourite places to check in, to check out the Netherlands capital in style.

27
Jun
2017
IT TAKES A REBEL TO KNOW A REBEL

We selected a panel of creative class leaders to judge this year’s REBELS entries live on the show floor – check out who made the shortlist.

26
Jun
2017
INSPIRING THE FUTURE OF CONTEMPORARY TRAVEL

The Ministry of Ideas draws inspiration from outside of the travel industry in a bid to inspire the future of contemporary travel. Set at EAST Miami, the 2017 edition kicked off on Sunday with a line-up of over 30 speakers across four stages, and was as diverse as it was fascinating.

25
Jun
2017
WELCOME TO THE INDEPENDENTLY MINDED MOVEMENT

Small Luxury Hotels of the World’s diverse range of hotels are united by their independently minded attitude. Jacob Howie explains the secret ingredients that go into curating this international movement.

20
Jun
2017
THE NEWEST HOTEL AND RESTAURANT HOTSPOTS TO HIT UP DURING LE 2017

You’re ready for another wild week in Miami – but what’s new since you were in town last year? Don’t miss these hotels and restaurants that have opened…

16
Jun
2017
2017 IS TURNING OUT TO BE KIMPTON’S BUSY YEAR

Nashville’s Kimpton Aertson Hotel opened this week – but it’s only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to Kimpton’s opening slate for the rest of the year.

15
Jun
2017
PREP FOR BEACH SEASON WITH THESE LUXE HOTEL BOOTCAMPS

Forget throwing your trainers in your suitcase ‘just in case’: keeping fit is now the main event. Cue a new host of hotel bootcamps marching into town.

13
Jun
2017
INSIDE THE HYPE: FIRST LOOK AT PUBLIC NEW YORK

We can now report that PUBLIC New York is officially open (since last week) and, after a spin through the new property, confirm that the hype is warranted.

07
Jun
2017
WHY A MOTEL IS THE STAR OF AUSTIN’S HOTEL SCENE RIGHT NOW

This year’s most unique Austin hotel opening actually belongs to a motel. Perhaps it was bound to happen—with hostels hipsterised, motels had to come next…

05
Jun
2017
HOME, JAMES: THE JAMES HOTEL IS NOW OPEN IN NOMAD

In case you weren’t already won over, along comes the newest lifestyle hotel in New York’s hot NoMad hood: The James New York – NoMad.

01
Jun
2017
GET STARS IN YOUR EYES AT THE WORLD’S FIRST ASTROLOGY HOTEL

Having just thrown open its doors in Sydney’s hottest new hood, The Ultimo is welcoming stars of a different kind as the world’s first astrology hotel.

25
May
2017
GET HOT UNDER THE COLLAR AT THESE SEXY HOTEL GYMS (NO, THAT’S NOT A TYPO)

Every so often there’s a hotel gym that gets our heartbeat up, like Le Méridien New Orleans’ custom wallpaper-clad workouts. Here are a few of our faves.

22
May
2017
THE TRAFALGAR ST. JAMES IS UPPING LONDON’S ROOFTOP GAME

London will have something to counter NYC’s rooftop scene in September with the transformation of The Trafalgar Hotel into The Trafalgar St. James.

16
May
2017
GET DOWN AND DIRTY WITH THESE IMMERSIVE HOTEL COOKING EXPERIENCES

From foraging to butchery to fishing, these hotel cooking experiences guarantee some serious culinary skills – in addition to some unique #foodporn shots…

15
May
2017
HI THERE, HOTEL 50 BOWERY

Tomorrow marks the opening of Hotel 50 Bowery, the first New York City hotel from Joie de Vivre.

12
May
2017
HOXTON HOLIDAYS TEAMS UP WITH OBONJAN FOR THE ULTIMATE SUMMER WEEKENDER

The Hoxton is getting in on the hotel festival trend by launching Hoxton Holidays, ‘the ultimate city to sea adventure’ to Obonjan Festival in Croatia.

11
May
2017
PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT! PUBLIC NEW YORK TO OPEN JUNE 7

One of this year’s most anticipated new hotels, Public New York, is opening on June 7 (and since this is Schrager, we’ll call it fashionably late).

10
May
2017
HIT THE HEIGHTS WITH THESE 8 NEW HOTEL ROOFTOPS

Hotel rooftops are always a good idea – so what’s happening in rooftop land in North America this year? Here are eight of the newest on the scene.

01
May
2017
GET BUSY WITH THESE HIGH-END HOTEL ROOMS YOU CAN RENT BY THE MINUTE

The rise of co-working and the desire for more design-forward, intimate meeting spaces has taken renting hotel rooms by the minute from seedy to stylish.