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Restaurant Find: De Maria NYC

Sometimes, you can tell a restaurant is about to become your ‘spot’ – even before it opens. You hear about a new place opening with bright interiors, all-day offerings of grain bowls and small plates, and you just know. You can picture yourself becoming a ‘regular’ there – sipping coffee in the morning and wine […]

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Restaurant Find: Saan Auckland

Push through the struggle of parking uphill/downhill on the narrow streets of Ponsonby and you will not be disappointed with the plethora of cafes, bars, and restaurants on offer. Saan Auckland being one of them, is the brainchild of hospitality group, Comensa. Led by head chef, Lek Trirattanavatin, the Saan menu consists of sharing plates […]

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Cafe Find: Koffee Mameya Tokyo

Hidden in the backstreets between Harajuku and Omotesando lies Koffee Mameya Tokyo, the reincarnation of owner Eichii Kunimoto and its previous predecessor sibling Omotesando Koffee. Found in the same location, the new box-like design champions the contemporary contrast of concrete and wood, again helmed by design studio 14SD and head designer Yosuke Hayashi. Here, there […]

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Boutique Hotel Find: South Congress Hotel Austin

Situated on its namesake thoroughfare (a must-stroll stretch oozing with homespun character and vintage appeal in its boutiques, eateries, music venues and galleries) South Congress Hotel is a welcome addition to the Austin hotel scene for visitors and locals alike. Inside you’ll find 83 guest rooms fitted out in a beautiful fusion of Californian style, […]

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Hotel Find: The Kimpton Buchanan San Francisco

Seasoned travellers to San Francisco or visitors wanting a more local experience of the City by the Bay have The Kimpton Buchanan to call their home away from home. Located on the corner of its namesake street and Sutter, surrounded by the neighborhoods of Fillmore and Pacific Heights, The Kimpton Buchanan in Japantown is just the […]

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Restaurant Find: Duddell’s Hong Hong

With a manifesto aimed at welcoming guests with an appreciation of the arts, it’s hard not to feel completely inspired at the impressive Duddell’s Hong Kong. Taking the concept of an art gallery and museum and fusing it with a restaurant, bar and garden terrace to become a new “social and cultural destination”, Duddell’s aims […]

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Boutique Hotel Find: Riad Jardin Secret Marrakesh

A riad, meaning ‘garden’ in Arabic, is traditionally organised around a patio contained by high walls with a fountain at the centre. Riad Jardin Secret Marrakesh is an intimate example of this, catering to a maximum of 13 people with just three rooms and two suites. Bathrooms are crafted from tadelakt, an ancient Moroccan plaster finish. […]

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Bar Find: Stockton Hong Kong

Hidden amongst Hong Kong’s Central streets, lies Stockton Hong Kong, an otherworldly and old-worldly speakeasy bar. Unbeknownst to many, it is homage to the late, revered writer Hunter S. Thompson where the name is derived from his middle name and where the S. so mysteriously remains. Opening Stockton’s black book of cocktails is an education […]

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The Curators: Droog Design Studio’s Amsterdam

Based in Amsterdam, Droog is an anti-disciplinary design studio, driven by the endless curiosity and know-how of its original founders Renny Ramakers and Gijs Bakker. Ramakers’ background as an art and design critic, art historian, curator and lecturer pairs perfectly with Bakker’s industrial design knowledge and passion for good design. The pioneering spirit of Droog […]

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Restaurant Find: Dum Dum Palace Amsterdam

The cool kids behind Hot Mama Hot have brought something new to the eclectic and cultural fusion that is Amsterdam’s Zeedijk and boy, it does not disappoint. With its prime location in Amsterdam’s Chinatown, Dum Dum Palace Amsterdam specialises, unsurprisingly, in Asian cuisine. But when you’re surrounded by a plethora of the city’s finest Asian […]

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