Monthly Archives: August 2013

Shaken Not Stirred: Cosmopolitan

When visiting Quarter Bar and Lounge, be whisked away to fashionable New York with a drink graced with elegance, taste and presentation – the evergreen classic – The Cosmopolitan. Ingredients and method: Pour in ice to cool the glass Double … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series: Fairmont Moments in Time 2000’s

2001 – Fairmont Hotels & Resorts introduces Willow Stream Spas, its signature spa brand, offering treatments which draw on the nature, energy and essence of each spa’s surroundings. 2002 – Fairmont welcomes its first property in the Middle East, Fairmont Dubai. Its … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series: ‘Fairmont Moments in Time 1900’s’

1904 – Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel opens as the first hotel in Nairobi, Kenya. The capital city literally grows up around it. 1907 – The Plaza, A Fairmont Managed Hotel opens in New York. That same day, the first motorised, metered taxi fleet … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series: ‘Fairmont Moments in Time 1800’s’

Over the next week you are going to be provided with an insight into the exciting history of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, from the original hotel opening to the latest architectural marvel. It all started in… 1885 – The Fairmont Hamilton … Continue reading

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Shaken Not Stirred – Ye Shanghai at Fairmont Peace Hotel

It is time to visit the land of oriental mystique and step into Fairmont Peace Hotel, Shanghai. ‘Ye Shanghai’ is a cocktail that uses traditional garnishes with a modern flourish. Ingredients 50ml Gordon gin 90ml jasmine tea and tea leaves (brewed … Continue reading

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