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August 11, 2014
Royal Mansour lights up Marrakech

Royal Mansour lights up Marrakech

Invisible Light exhibition at the Royal Mansour is yet another artistic turn for Marrakech's five-star hotels
By Claire Wrathall

As competition among five-stars in Marrakech intensifies, so they’re increasingly turning themselves into art galleries. First the Sofitel partnered with the yet-to-open Marrakech Museum of Photography. Then Palais Namaskar hosted a show of work by modern European, US and North African artists. Earlier this year La Mamounia exhibited works by the Moroccan artist Hassan El Glaoui and his unlikely artistic mentor, Winston Churchill, eight of whose watercolours it had borrowed.

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July 10, 2014
Introducing Buddha-Bar Hotel Paris

Introducing Buddha-Bar Hotel Paris

The George V Entertainment Group introduces Buddha-Bar Hotel Paris, the latest vision of Raymond Visan, famous for his unique and amazing concepts worldwide.

Buddha-Bar Hotel Paris reflects the very essence of a warm environment with an art of living that strives to meet the expectations of guests seeking an unforgettable experience, a celebration of the senses. Buddha-Bar Hotel Paris, aiming at a 5-star luxury positioning, combines luxury hotel standards and personalized service within an 18th century townhouse built in 1734 around an intimate courtyard.

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March 10, 2014
Russian Wedding - A Blend of Cultural Traditions

Russian Wedding - A Blend of Cultural Traditions

Nowadays, Russian weddings come in a variety of different forms. It can be a mix of a traditional Russian wedding and also hints of a European or American-style wedding. The latter have become more and more popular and modern in recent years.

Keeping Traditions
Marriage is important and most Russians get married a lot younger than their Western counterparts. So what goes on in a traditional Russian wedding? True Russian weddings are unique in the fact that they are always lavishly played out! We say “played out,” as a Russian wedding ceremony is usually conducted as though it were a theatre spectacle where there is a script and everyone knows their role.
 

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March 4, 2014
The Classic Touches of Mid-Century Modern Design

The Classic Touches of Mid-Century Modern Design

If you’re an admirer of mid-century modern design, you’ll find a striking collection of reimagined pieces throughout NIZUC Spa & Resort. Architect and interior designer Alejandro Escudero has added chic mid-century touches to his twenty-first century design by including an ensemble of handcrafted seating that recalls the elegant and timeless furniture of the late 1940s and ‘50s.

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