Tag Archives: Art

The Fourth Plinth of Trafalgar Square

There are four plinths on each of the corners of Trafalgar Square in central London. Three are in use and show statues of Henry Havelock, George IV and Charles James Napier. The fourth remained empty for over 150 years until … Continue reading

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Five things to do in Baku!

If you want to stay in one of the most innovative buildings ever built, then you need to swiftly book into Fairmont Baku, Flame Towers.  Designed by HOK International, it is located on the highest part of the city, overlooking … 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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TravelFacts#7: Secrets of the colour blue

In the ancient world, the search for the colour blue was one steeped in mystery and enigma. It was in the Middle Ages, however, that the colour producing properties of woad or pastel were discovered, and this priceless pigment became … Continue reading

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Absolutely souper in every way

Sometimes an idea comes along that just strikes a chord with me and as a marketing professional, I recognise the simplicity of it and salute the thought behind it. To recognise the 50th anniversary of Andy Warhol’s soup can paintings … Continue reading

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HotelFacts: #12 – Fairmont Baku Flame Towers Fabulous Facts!

Drum roll please – 25 fabulous facts that you may or may not know about the recently opened Fairmont Baku, Flame Towers Azerbaijan and the city itself: Fairmont Baku has: A museum quality collection of contemporary art collated by Farmboy … Continue reading

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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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