In the evening there are paid alcoholic drinks from an honour bar from 5pm till 8m. There are also snacks including a fridge full of mini club sandwich type offerings, bread, cheese, vegetables, and one hot choice. The food is easily enough to fill you up, but having to pay for alcoholic drinks is not ideal and lets this excellent lounge down. In Europe, Hyatts usually include free alcoholic drinks in the evening, particularly bottled beers and wine, so it is a shame that this is not offered as complimentary at the Grand Hyatt. … [Read more...] about Best Hyatt New York: Park Vs Grand Vs Andaz Vs Centric
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“We set these departure times for mainly two reasons. The first one is ensure that once the curfew expires we are at the top of the queue for runway departure. The second is to help the flow into and out of the alley for the gates – it’s already tightly shared space. If all aircraft were set to push back at the same time, it wouldn’t work out very well.” … [Read more...] about Why Is American The First Airline To Fly Out Of New York?
afternoon tea at the gorgeous Oscar Wilde lounge earlier in the year. But it was last year in July (when our Oscar was just a twinkle in the eye) that I first tried the restaurant Laurent. Back then the restaurant was brand new – but I already knew I was fan of the food of Executive Chef Laurent Tourondel having tried his cuisine in Miami a few years ago. … [Read more...] about A New York Inspired Brunch at Laurent at Hotel Cafe Royal
Although an ideal starting point, there is a lot more to Chicago’s food scene than pizza. Across the downtown area and spread throughout the suburbs lies the dissemination of a hugely successful and inspiring food revolution. From a base at the Kimpton Gray Hotel in the heart of the central business district, I didn’t have far to go to start my exploration of the diverse culinary landscape. Hitting the heights of the hotel’s 15th floor, rooftop bar Boleo embraces the chilled vibe of the city with outstanding Peruvian inspired street food. Think seriously pimped ceviche, prawns with garlic chips, coriander and lime aioli or char siu pork belly with mustard seeds, all set to the intoxicatingly cool backdrop of Chicago’s skyline. And if you’re lucky, live jazz adds another note of authenticity. … [Read more...] about Chicago, explore the city’s diverse culinary landscape
Lisbon [Portugal] Every December 31st, Lisbon city dresses up to welcome the New Year. Many people flock the main streets and public squares to celebrate the New Year with friends and families. You can have a great meal at Cervejaria Ramiro, or you can try Casa Alentejo for a fun meal to start the New Year. You can party with locals at Terreiro do Paço; the atmosphere of this place during the night of New Year’s Eve is usually unique. You can see fireworks shows displayed in different areas of the city. The firework shows are displayed in Parque das Nações, St George’s Castle, and Terreiro do Paço. … [Read more...] about Top 5 Destinations to Spend New Year’s Eve in Europe