The Best New Hotels, Spas and Restaurants of 2012 by Condé Nast Traveler

From Condé Nast Traveler : “We all know what makes a good hotel good: impeccable service, excellent food, beautiful grounds (and let’s not forget a bed so plush that you dread going home). But for all of us here at Condé Nast Traveler, a good hotel is more than just a blissful temporary roost: It’s also … Continue reading

Interview: Marjan Simčič, Simčič winery, Ceglo/Brda, Slovenia

The Simčič wines (attention – we are this time talking about Marjan Simčič, not Edi Simčič, who also creates excellent and well known wines!) are for sure between the best known Slovenian wines abroad. His often awarded wines from the Slovenian Brda region (part of the vineyards are also in Italian Collio) are known as … Continue reading

The world’s sexiest, kinkiest and strangest hotels

  Ahead of Valentine’s Day, we present a selection of the sexiest and naughtiest hotels around the world.   Hotel Pelirocco, Brighton Billed as “Brighton’s sauciest stopover”, the Hotel Pelirocco features 19 trendy but affordable rooms, each with a theme inspired by pop art, rock ‘n’ roll and burlesque. Its flagship suite, “The Play Room” … Continue reading

Creative London Street Art For a Great Cause

Creative duo Kirsten Rutherford and Lisa Jelliffe from London’s Brothers & Sisters agency drew our attention to their current poster installation “Making the invisible visible” that hit the streets of London this past weekend. It is a collaboration with the Berlin-based, three-person photographic street art collective Mentalgassi in support of Amnesty International. The London poster campaign is … Continue reading