Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Travel Log In Log In Today’s Paper Travel | Showing Off With the Hotel Flagship Advertisement Supported by Trending In an increasingly saturated hospitality world, flagships offer innovative designs, services and amenities. ByAlyson Krueger Aug. 28, 2019, 5:00 a.m. ET The W New York in 1998W Hotel brand, then part of Starwood, now Marriott, and boasted rooms with silver couches and mirrored ceilings. The lobby was designed to act as a lounge. The pool was called a wet deck. The presidential suite was titled an “E WOW” suite — Extreme Wow. The W was the most playful hotel around. Twenty years later the brand has built shinier, more attention-grabbing flagships. One, the Palm Islands of Dubai, opened in February. Guests are greeted by Orsoni glass tiles that reflect the sun, and then sleep in guest rooms with walls designed to mirror the … [Read more...] about Showing Off With the Hotel Flagship
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Mark Kurlyandchik Detroit Free Press Published 9:04 AM EDT Apr 11, 2019 It was a quiet first quarter on the dining beat in metro Detroit — typical of the cold months following the busy holiday season but more pronounced this year thanks to a tepid Auto Show. Things started to heat up in March with the unveiling of NoHo Hospitality’s more casual ventures at Detroit’s Shinola Hotel, the Brakeman beer hall and adjoining fried chicken joint Penny Red’s. Sticking with the casual theme, the Detroit Optimist Society debuted its Corktown pizza slinger Grandma Bob’s across from its flagship Sugar House bar. I was really impressed with my first couple of pies from Bob's, particularly the simple pepperoni, which features salty pepperoni discs crisped around the edges and made by DOS' own Gratiot Avenue Provisions charcutier. (Meanwhile, DOS’ planned Gratiot Avenue Provisions restaurant near Eastern Market is on halt indefinitely … [Read more...] about 15 most anticipated restaurants coming to metro Detroit before fall
By Greg Keraghosian Updated 5:20 pm PDT, Wednesday, April 10, 2019 Brunch is better with a view, which you'll find at El Balcon del Zocalo. Brunch is better with a view, which you'll find at El Balcon del Zocalo. Photo: Greg Keraghosian Photo: Greg Keraghosian Image 1 of / 28 Caption Close Image 1 of 28 Brunch is better with a view, which you'll find at El Balcon del Zocalo. Brunch is better with a view, which you'll find at El Balcon del Zocalo. Photo: Greg Keraghosian It seems like everyone in the Bay Area is vacationing in Mexico City. Here's why it's so great. 1 / 28 Back to Gallery Flying non-stop from San Francisco to Mexico City takes about as long as flying to Chicago. The … [Read more...] about It seems like everyone in the Bay Area is vacationing in Mexico City. Here’s why it’s so great.
Brazil begins AD sunset review on Vietnam’s rubber tyres for bicycles A rubber tyre for bycicles (Illustrative photo: Ministry of Industry and Trade) The Department of Commercial Defence (Decom) under Brazil’s Ministry of Industry, Foreign Trade and Services has initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty order on new rubber tyres for bicycles classified under NCM 4011.50.00 from Vietnam, India, and China. Decom initiated anti-dumping duties against the product in December 2014, with duties imposed on Vietnam’s rubber bicycle tyres standing at 0.59-2.8 USD per kg. The department required exporters of relevant countries to respond to questionnaires indicating the information necessary to the investigation on Decom’s portal decomdigital.mdic.gov.br. They shall have a 30-day deadline for response, counting from the date of notification. The deadline can be extended up to 30 days based on request of relevant sides, the Brazilian authority added. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS IN BRIEF 14/3
City's new-from-the-ground-up hotel opens this winter Chris McGinnis Updated 8:37 am PST, Thursday, January 31, 2019 Exterior view of the new Virgin Hotel San Francisco, which is set to open in the first quarter of 2019 Exterior view of the new Virgin Hotel San Francisco, which is set to open in the first quarter of 2019 Photo: Chris McGinnis Photo: Chris McGinnis Image 1 of / 32 Caption Close Image 1 of 32 Exterior view of the new Virgin Hotel San Francisco, which is set to open in the first quarter of 2019 Exterior view of the new Virgin Hotel San Francisco, which is set to open in the first quarter of 2019 Photo: Chris McGinnis New Virgin Hotel San Francisco: What's inside? 1 / 32 Back to … [Read more...] about New Virgin Hotel San Francisco: What’s inside?