4 -min. read In the latest dispatch from this year’s Ministry of Ideas speakers, we caught up with art-world visionary (and lifelong Brooklynite) Michael Papadeas, Head of Global Partnerships at Frieze, to get his thoughts on the new way to travel and why hip-hop is the catalyst of contemporary culture.
2 -min. read Here’s to culture putting destinations under the spotlight: Sara D’Souza looks into how and why museums are transforming cities worldwide.
4 -min. read Over the past two years we have seen many of the world’s most iconic travel destinations suffer from terrorist attacks. In the wake of such public assaults, how has tourism been affected – and how can it recover?
3 -min. read Tucking a slew of new hotels under its belt, Fitzrovia, Bloomsbury and Covent Garden are taking the mantle from Soho for the hottest new central London hoods.
4 -min. read citizenM’s flagship Tower of London hotel recently opened on top of Tower Hill tube station. We hopped on the District Line to have a look inside.
3 -min. read Soho House & Co. are plotting another bold new project in the heart of the City: introducing The Ned.
2 -min. read Go behind the scenes on the shoot for our latest campaign video, OWN IT.
3 -min. read Uber-gym Equinox is taking up residency at Mondrian London at Sea Containers’ rooftop bar, Rumpus Room.
3 -min. read At Rosewood London Scarfes Bar is offering the chance to forget the looming reality of a return to work with its monthly Sunday evening immersive cabaret.
4 -min. read Nobu Hotels in Malibu, Miami, London and Riyadh are set to launch in 2016, with an updated website, renderings and another potential opening in Chicago.
2 -min. read New Z Hotels in the City and Marylebone are taking the brand’s total to six (that’s in addition to hotels in Liverpool and Glasgow).
6 -min. read A roundup of the top creative class international design-led new openings for Fall/Winter 2015.
2 -min. read The number of interesting hotel choices in Notting Hill has been limited. At the end of the summer, that changed with the opening of The Laslett.
4 -min. read A bumper edition of Welcome To The Collective reviewing six brand new sign-ups for November 2015.
3 -min. read We joined street art Insider Karim for an afternoon of walking in East London to see whether SideStory really offers anything different to your average tour.
3 -min. read Come 2019 Nine Elms will include the art’otel london battersea power station, a 160+ bedroom hotel from art’otels in a Foster + Partners-designed building.
2 -min. read Sloane Square will welcome something very Parisian in the next few years to further up the French factor: an outpost of Hôtel Costes.
3 -min. read citizenM hotels has taken more steps towards the global footprint it wants, including a list of cities ranging from Rome to Toronto and Stockholm to Sydney.
2 -min. read We remember reading that Nobu Hotels was ‘under construction’ in London, with the website happily listing it as ‘coming soon!’. Find out just how far along the project is…
2 -min. read The first details of what will rise on Curtain Road, just west of Shoreditch High Street Station, are finally here.