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The new place to be- Ian Schrager’s new The Barcelona EDITION

Sunshine, beach, tapas…There’s something about Spain and its culture that keeps you going back. I don’t know if it’s the warm and soft Mediterranean sun, the vibrant and rich Spanish history and culture, the passionate vibe of the country and nation, or the endless options of delicious tapas and seafood…possibly all of the above. Earlier last month, the Spanish city that almost never sleeps, Barcelona, added one more spot for locals and tourists to their late night options. Officially launched in late September, the Barcelona Edition celebrated its opening with a series of events. Like the other very cool Edition Hotels in N...
Category: Hotel, 旅遊

A Cotswold hideout

This summer in Europe has been amazing. In England, it was one of the best in the past decade. Instead of fleeing to the normal summer islands for a bit of sun, I decided to stay in the country and hide in the countryside. Realizing I have never really explored the English countryside, I picked a place I’ve never been. Without a clue how it looks like and how to get there, I picked Ellenborough Park. My previous experience at Coworth Park gave me a very positive image of how beautiful and calming Cotswold is, so I knew it would be beautiful and peaceful.  After a little research and lots of questions, my friend and I arrived a...
Category: UK

A weekend hideaway on the seaside of Palma de Mallorca

Summer season has recently started in Europe (FINALLY! ), and lots of Europeans are fleeing to their favourite nearby islands for a mini weekend or a long-awaited vacation. Earlier this month, I went to Palma de Mallorca for a mini getaway. As one of the biggest of the Balearic Islands in Spain, it offers a variety of activities for all sorts of people- family, singles, couples, small children etc. If you want to party, there are lots of options, if you want a romantic getaway, there are plenty of beautiful spots, if you want a quite detox or relaxing vacation, there are multiple locations. I wanted a bit a both- a little sig...
Category: Europe, Hotel, 旅遊

The Virgin flight

A while ago I had my first flight experience with Virgin Atlantic from London to New York. I have heard so many positive feedback and recommendations from friends and family about them but never had a chance to try it out. So when I flew to New York, I decided to give it a try. I can say now I understand why there had been so many good feedback. I like the fact that all the online booking system is simple, clear and easy, their reminders are also very handy. In a time where all airlines are competing against each other, even the premium ones are trying to out-do the budget airlines, it’s always a gamble to pay for a premium air...
Category: 旅遊

How to chill in New York

Whether or not this is your first visit to New York City, it always gives you a special feeling. A mixture of green space and metropolitan, fashionable and nostalgic. Spring in NYC is beautiful. Blue skies, light breeze, and cherry blossoms all over the place. We are all about slow living and mindfulness now. Being in a busy city like New York can be quite stressful and suffocating, but there are ways that you can chill in the city. If you have a few days to spare and walk around the city, here are some of my picks that you can easily chill, grab a coffee and a bite, and taking in the scene and architecture. Grand central termina...
Category: 旅遊