Dubai is known for its outrageous beautiful and progressive architecture design plans in the world, Dubai will soon see the construction of a hotel that will be submerged, underwater rooms that offer unparalleled views of the Persian Gulf. Dubai building company Drydocks World has joined forces with Swiss firm BIG Investment on behalf of designers Deep Ocean Technology dubbed the Water Discus Hotel. The building will be the first of several in the emirate and will feature an underwater section of 21 rooms, a dive center and bar up to 10 meters below the sea’s surface. Continue reading
Four Seasons Hotels and Resort flagship iconic hotel – the Four Seasons Toronto officially closed March 28,2012 in preparation for the opening of its new location at the corner of Yorkville Ave. and Bay St. this summer. The new Four Seasons Hotel Toronto will be 55-floor complex contains 259 luxury hotel rooms and 210 private condo suites. It offers a two-story spa,Cafe Boulud and bar by international acclaimed restaurateur Chef Daniel Boulud and glass-enclosed meeting event spaces.
“I’m calling this our flagship hotel because it’s in Toronto — in our hometown — but also because it embodies everything we’ve learned over these last 50 years,” said Isadore Sharp commenting on the new location as quoted in the Toronto Star. “All of that is incorporated into a state-of-the-art great addition to Toronto. The hotel is dramatic in its scale as well as its architecture. That first experience when you arrive is going to be as glamorous as it is generous — more so than any other hotel in town.”
The old building at the corner of Yorkville Ave. and Avenue Rd. will be turned into a condo residence with retail businesses on the ground floor.
Urban Outfitters presents their new men’s Spring/Summer 2012 lookbook, which accompanies their latest menswear range. Shot in Elms Lesters Painting Rooms, London, the industrial backdrop and contrasting bold colours/patterns creates the edgy and youthful aesthetic the brand desired. Continue reading
The Ivy at Verity was inspired by the new small boutique hotels in Europe has just four rooms, each one luxuriously appointed with Hastens hand-crafted beds (the only ones in any hotel in the world, they claim), finest Italian linens and furnishings, and a private terrace overlooking the charming courtyard of the adjoining French restaurant George. Continue reading
Ben Sherman presents Plectrum Collection Summer 2012 lookbook inspired by a modernist cruise collection, merging staple springtime pieces and technical innovation, high summer referencing the classic aesthetic of 1950s resort and beachwear. And a collection of short sleeved shirts, polo’s and beach shorts perfect wardrobe for sunny days and warmer climates. Continue reading
Position to target the generation of travellers who have been waiting for a change from the cookie cutter style of other hotels, Aloft Vaughan Mills, a second Aloft Hotel (Aloft Montreal Airport being the first) part of the Starwood hotel chain is set to open this April 26,2012 confirmed through their website. Continue reading