Monthly Archives: December 2013

Five of the Best… Hair of the dog cocktails!

Enjoying the party season? Here are, our “Five of the Best” hair of the dog cocktails to brighten you up… In honour of their hardest working members of staff – the rooftop bees – The Fairmont Vancouver Airport created the … Continue reading

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5 of the best visits…

As we come to the end of a year full of exciting new travel stories, it is time that we shared 5 of our best experiences… On a recent press trip to Toulouse, Midi-Pyrénées where violet is the emblem, Alexandra was given … Continue reading

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Magellan Wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy, Healthy and Prosperous 2014!

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The spirit of Christmas is alive in Basel

As a last minute Christmas present, I would like to invite you to meet a man who embodies the spirit of Christmas – Johann Wanner.  I had the good fortune to meet him during a flying visit to Basel earlier … Continue reading

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Shaken not Stirred: Poinsettia

For this episode of Shaken not Stirred, we bring you a fizzy little number named after everyone’s favorite festive foliage the Poinsettia. Made with champagne and cranberry juice this sparkling cocktail from Fairmont Hotels & Resorts will have you toasting … Continue reading

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The tour of the Vallée du Loir continues…

Our journey through the Vallée du Loir continues and our travels have brought us to the doorstep of the house owned by world renowned interior designer Timothy Corrigan! The sheer size of the Chateau de Grand Lucé is breathtaking – let’s just … Continue reading

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Five things to do in Grenoble …

Visit a necropolis! Le Musée archéologique Grenoble Saint-Laurent is part Son et Lumiere installation, part cemetery and part active architectural dig – all housed in a very clever, steel and glass infrastructure for this is also Grenoble’s archeology museum. Take the bubble to … Continue reading

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