Category Archives: Hotels & Resorts

The Azerbaijan Art Experience

Fairmont Baku, Flame Towers, Azerbaijani houses one of the world’s most interesting and diverse new art collections. The collection features 100 original fine art pieces by local and internationally renowned artists. To curate a collection as special as this it … Continue reading

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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 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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Suite Dreams Series: #12 Jean Alesi Suite at Fairmont Monte Carlo

Originally from Sicily, but born in Avignon, Jean Alesi made his debut into racing with Rally, Formula 3 and Formula 3000. His career highlight was when he broke into Formula 1 on the mythical French circuit, “Paul Ricard”. Although starting with a modest Tyrrell Racing team, … Continue reading

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Shaken not Stirred: The ‘Burlington Bertie’

If you are lucky enough to be at Glorious Goodwood this summer (30th July – 3rd August), you will probably come across the tic-tac men shouting “Burlington Bertie, one hundred to thirty!” The tic-tac is the bookmakers language of choice … Continue reading

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Magellan has started its YouTube adventure!

The time has come for Magellan Public Relations to spread its wings and step into the world of video! We have jumped aboard the YouTube train and the production team has been out in full force. Please join in the revolution and take a … Continue reading

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Shaken not Stirred: ‘The Great Goodwood Punch’

This year Fairmont Hotels and Resorts is going to the races, Glorious Goodwood to be precise. To help celebrate this great occasion, ‘Best Barman in the World’ – Slovakian Erik Lorincz, Head Barman of the American Bar at The Savoy … Continue reading

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Valladolid is capital…

Once the capital city of Spain, Valladolid is steeped in history. Queen Isabella I of Castile married King Ferdinand of Aragon in the city. It was in this most regal of cities where Philip II of Spain, who was also Phillip 1st of England was born… … Continue reading

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