Misandry at Marlton House

Here is Room 214 of the newly opened (but still in a soft opening phase) The Marlton. This was Valerie Solanas’ room when she shot Andy Warhol in 1968. But that’s not all… Continue reading

Massive Attack v Adam Curtis

A few pictures from the show at Park Avenue Armory last week:

Hotel Spy: Montreal Marriott Chateau Champlain, Montreal

The view of Montreal from the Marriott Chateau Champlain. When I stayed there: December 2012 Location: Downtown Montreal Number of Rooms: 592 Eating and Drinking: A restaurant, a lobby bar, and a Starbucks… Continue reading

Hotel Spy: Downtown Mexico

The entrance, on Isabela la Católica, to Downtown Mexico. The hotel, a Grupo Habita property, is housed in a 17th-century palace and offers a budget hostel option as well as the boutique hotel.… Continue reading

New York Summer

Farewell to summer 2013:

In Pictures: Novotel Times Square’s “Electric Reveal”

The Novotel Times Square had its grand reopening party last night, after an $85 million redesign. There were neon cocktails, arialists, and an insane laser show.  

Hotel Spy: The Melrose Georgetown, Washington D.C

How you know you’re in the nation’s capital: there’s a copy of the Constitution on the wall. When I stayed there: September 2013 Location: Georgetown, two blocks from the Foggy Bottom – GWU… Continue reading

Sunday Nostalgia: Ko Panyi 1998

A fishing village on stilts.

Sunday Nostalgia: Kakadu National Park, Australia 1999

Five days through the Northern Territory bush.

Station to Station

.. Is the title not only of one of my favourite Bowie albums, but also a Nomadic Art Happening taking place across the United States this month — kicking off in Brooklyn last… Continue reading