Hotel Interalpen Tyrol: luxury hotel on the Seefeld high plateau, Austria

With the motto and philosophy “more in every way”, the Interalpen-Hotel Tyrol is a luxurious five-star hotel that offers exclusivity without sacrificing warmth and coziness. The outstanding location on the Seefeld high plateau is only one of its many features. It has one of the largest wellness spas in the Alps, as well as an […]

Indigo Patagonia: artful modern boutique hotel in Chile

If you are going to Patagonia and want to stay in a boutique hotel that blends traditional handcrafted arts and clean modern design, check out the Indigo Patagonia located on the waterfront in Puerto Natales, a historical frontier town in Patagonia. The hotel and spa create an easy-going vibe by mixing wood interiors and warm […]

Ohla Hotel: luxury designer boutique hotel in Barcelona

Ohla is one of the newest hotels in Barcelona, billing itself as an exclusive 5-star designer boutique hotel. The location is ideal: it is two blocks from Plaza Catalunya, the center of Barcelona, and only a few steps away from the enchanting Palau de la Musica Catalana, a UNESCO Heritage site. Although it is on […]

Hotel Stein: striking design hotel in Salzburg, Austria

Located on the banks of the Salzach River, Hotel Stein is set in the heart of Salzburg’s old centre and has great views of the city as well as surrounding hills. This boutique hotel has a rich history and has undergone extensive renovation. The interiors combine the best of 1950s design classics with contemporary style. […]

ArtHotel Blaue Gans: contemporary art hotel in Salzburg, Austria

ArtHotel Blaue Gans bills itself specifically as “not a design hotel” but an art boutique hotel in the center of Salzburg, within walking distance from Salzburg’s most impressive historic monuments. Indeed, it is across the Festival Hall and only a few houses down from Mozart’s birthplace. Established in the year 660, it also happens to […]

Hotel and Villa Auersperg: charming historic hotel in Salzburg, Austria

If you are going to Salzburg and want to stay in a lovely hotel owned by a three generations of a local family, check out the Hotel and Villa Auersperg, located in the Schallmoos district, close to the Mirabell Gardens, a historic quarter with excellent restaurants and shops. The hotel consists of two buildings: one […]

The Istanbul EDITION: exquisitely designed luxury hotel in Istanbul

Please read an updated review on the Istanbul Edition Hotel.   * * * * * * Recommended reading: All of our Istanbul posts