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WE WELCOME THE CURIOUS

We welcome the curious – people who are inspired by new places, new people and new ideas. We bring you inspiring travel experiences made of eclectic design, up-and-coming artists, the best new music, locally-inspired restaurants and bars and how to best share it all. Which all inspires the design of our boutique hotels.

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Art & Design
June 22, 2017

Trilbies and tassels: Funkiest London vintage clothing stores

Sure, come to London for the clothes, but skip the central crowds and megabrands and discover the thrill of the city's classic and...
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Art & DesignFood & Drink
June 15, 2017

The Israeli beer label designers who found inspiration in a minefield

In the soaring Golan Heights, the land is rocky, leafy green, and pocketed with minefields. Israel has occupied this fertile...
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Food & Drink
June 13, 2017

The International Roots of Berlin’s Favourite Street Foods

Berlin's street food culture is built on two delectable pillars: currywurst and doner kebab. Hungry Berliners have plenty of...
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Food & Drink
June 9, 2017

Warsaw’s Diverse Dining Scene

It's not all gołąbki and golonka. A city of 2.5 million, Warsaw's intersection of east and west has drawn migrants from around...
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London's hidden museums: Viktor Wynd's cabinet of curiosities
Art & Design
June 7, 2017

Where to Find Hidden Art in London

The British capital has historically been a city that likes to keep secrets, and its enigmatic side persists to this day. From...
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Art & Design
June 2, 2017

Tel Aviv: Bauhaus Heaven

Rarely do architects get to reinvent a whole school of design and then actually build it: no wonder Tel Aviv attracts Bauhaus fans...
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Food & Drink
May 31, 2017

The German Brewing American Craft Beer in Berlin

You might expect head brewer of Stone Berlin to be a brash Californian, keen to show the Old World the error of its ways. Founded...
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Food & Drink
May 25, 2017

All the President’s Baguettes

The Parisians take their baguettes seriously. Every year, a jury of award-winning bakers, journalists and Parisians spends an...
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Matcha éclairs by Aki Boulanger in Paris by Isabel Best
Food & Drink
May 18, 2017

How the Japanese Influence Has Revamped French Pâtisserie

Just a short stroll from the Hotel Indigo Paris - Opera, you will find a typical bakery on a corner of rue Saint Anne. Step inside...
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Food & Drink
May 17, 2017

Chef Micha Schäfer Explains His Radical Locavorism at Berlin’s Michelin-Starred Nobelhart & Schmutzig

What does Berlin taste like? That's what Chef Micha Schäfer wanted to discover when he opened Nobelhart & Schmutzig with...
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Paris Passage des Panoramas, in the neighbourhood of Hotel Indigo Paris - Opera, photo by Isabel Best
Food & Drink
May 12, 2017

A Forgotten Passageway in Paris Reimagined by Restaurateurs

Whether it's for authentic food or local wine, foodies flock to Paris. If you're looking for a unique experience that seamlessly...
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Food & Drink
May 4, 2017

Dive into Glasgow’s Whisky District

Finding a glass of whisky in Glasgow is no great difficulty. The proud, rambunctious city is full of quality pubs, while famous...
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Art & Design
May 2, 2017

The Best Hidden Gardens in London

From the thick forest of Hampstead Heath to the grassy expanse of Clapham Common, nearly half of London is green space. While...
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Food & Drink
April 27, 2017

6 of London’s Best Modern-day Gin Palaces

For gin lovers, there's simply no better city on earth than London. From the Gin Craze of the 18th century, to the grand Victorian...
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