Category Archive: hotels

Mercer Barcelona

Mercer is a gem of a hotel, inlayed in the stonewalled streets of the Gothic quarter in Barcelona. The first indication of a promising hotel, is when they serve you a sophisticated alcoholic… Continue reading

De Librije

MD leans towards me in the silent carriage of a train from Amsterdam airport. “We’re not going to Amsterdam baby”, he says with a sense of mischief and glee. Yes he pulled, what… Continue reading

Hotel de Nell

Hotel de Nell is in a quiet neighbourhood of the 9th arrondissement of Paris. It is a pretty hotel as expected from the Design Hotels. The airy rooms let in light from the… Continue reading

Hotel Claris

MD and I stayed in a duplex room at Hotel Claris in Barcelona after spending the day at a vineyard in Priorat. This post is slightly biased as MD and I weren’t on great… Continue reading

Hotel de Tourrel ~ St Remy

Twenty kilometres south of Avignon, set against a picturesque backdrop of tall verdant trees and luscious lavender fields, lies the sun-drenched village of St Remy. The light and colour of the enchanting setting… Continue reading