Monday, 25th July 2011
The Delano Hotel is known for its unconventional, art-deco styling and its celebrity clientele. It features 194 guest rooms, suites and lofts, directly on the beach. The hotel is part of the Morgans Hotel Group collection. The Delano is an art hotel, designed by Philippe Starck, a well-known French product designer. The collection of furniture and objects shown at the hotel includes works from artists such as Antonio Gaudi, Man Ray, Charles and Ray Eames, Salvador Dali and Mark Newson. Other Delano Hotel highlights include an indoor/outdoor lobby, orchard, pool with underwater music and a rooftop spa.
Miami Beach has a large collection of art-deco buildings, with around thirty blocks of hotels and apartment houses from the 1920s to the 1940s. Nearly all have now been restored and painted in their original pastel colors.
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Monday, 18th July 2011
Hotel Chesterfield – Exterior at Night
The South Beach Group has 10 boutique hotels in Miami Beach which are all art deco South Beach hotels. The group offers accommodation for the budget traveler as well as upscale hotels. Hotel Chesterfield is located at Collins Avenue a few steps from Ocean Drive and the beach.
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Monday, 15th August 2011
Travel portal Travel Republic wins 10 places in the list of top UK e-retailers and ranks now number 18 compared to 28 last year.
According to IMRG, an industry association for online retailers, Thomson was the best performing brand, finishing in 10th place, one ahead of EasyJet. Expedia finished in 14h place and British Airways 34th. Travel Republic and the Train Line were the only companies ranking higher in the last quarter than the previous year.
Monday, 11th July 2011
Atlantis, The Palm Dubai has been designed in an aquatic theme. The hotel is surrounded by the Marine & Waterpark with Dolphin Bay and features several beaches and pools as well as a Spa, numerous restaurants, bars and Sanctuary Nightclub.
This picture of Atlantis, The Palm hotel was taken from the Observatory Bar at the top of Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites.
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Monday, 4th July 2011
Google shuts down Realtime Search as their deal with Twitter expires. The deal dated back to late 2009 when both parties agreed that Google would show realtime Twitter results in Google searches. On Tuesday Google announced via Twitter that it had temporarily shut down its Realtime Search service while working on the company’s new Google+ social networking attempt. Apart from that, Google or Twitter say little why the deal has ended.
Thursday, 7th July 2011
Friday, 8th July 2011
The Beverly Hills Hotel is a stunning hotel of the Dorchester collection. Located on Sunset Boulevard in Beverly HIlls, it is home to the rich and famous. The royal couple Prince William and Kate (The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge) will stay at the hotel this week during their first international trip to Canada and Los Angeles.
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Monday, 27th June 2011