22 Nov 2017
Hot new hotels: Almanac Barcelona
Located just steps from Passeig de Gràcia and Plaça Cataluña, the luxury Almanac Barcelona opened on November 1. First in the Almanac Hotels collection (with equally luxe outposts in Vienna, Budapest, and Prague scheduled to open over the next few years), is designed by Carlos Ferrater of Office of Architecture in Barcelona (OAB) and incorporates two neighboring buildings from two different eras into one seamless contemporary hotel experience.
15 Nov 2017
New York's new Crowne Plaza takes top spot on TripAdvisor after two months of opening
InterContinental Hotels Group announces the opening of Crowne Plaza HY36 Midtown Manhattan. As the newest Crowne Plaza property, the design-centric newcomer is located at 320 West 36th Street mere blocks from the Javits Center and flourishing Hudson Yards neighborhood, Crowne Plaza HY36 already holds TripAdvisor's number one spot for New York City hotels after celebrating flourishing reviews alluding to the hotels commitment to personal excellence.
14 Nov 2017
New hotel openings - New on DNA Hotels: Verride Palácio Santa Catarina, Lisbon
Quite without anyone noticing it, Lisbon has stealthily stolen the march on its European compatriots as a compulsory destination. These days, it is literally sitting pretty on a hilly rise enclosed by the Tagus River’s ludicrously scenic bay. Specifically, the city’s attractive mix of Baroque and 19th-century piles are being repurposed by savvy property developers and house-proud millennials into imaginative concept stores, buzzy restaurants and, in the case of the grand Verride Palácio Santa Catarina, soigné hotel.