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Don’t judge a book by its cover

I am always surprised when mentioning the words Seafood Bar and Grill how many people are put off visiting as they don’t like seafood.  Take a tip from me, you might miss something if you take this attitude as there’s … Continue reading

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Shaken not Stirred: The Waterfront Old Fashioned

For this episode of Shaken not Stirred we are visiting The Fairmont Waterfront Hotel in Vancouver, to sample their signature cocktail The Waterfront Old Fashioned. This classic  cocktail has been given the a personal touch with the addition of honey … Continue reading

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Shaken not Stirred: Purity H2O

For this episode of Shaken not Stirred we are visiting the Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv, to try their signature cocktail Purity H2O. This refreshing vodka based cocktail is made using the latest mixology technology – the cocktail siphon. The siphon creates a … Continue reading

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Shaken not Stirred: Pearls of Baku

For this episode of Shaken not Stirred we are visiting the newly opened Fairmont Baku, Flame Towers, Azerbaijan. The history of Azerbaijan is inseparably linked to the cultivation of pomegranates and this refreshingly pink cocktails celebrates this to a T! … Continue reading

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Kaspar comes into his own!

After a career spanning 87 years, it’s good to see the octogenarian Kaspar the Cat take centre stage at his local haunt.  He started life as a 14th guest at The Savoy, A Fairmont Managed Hotel, London, designed by Basil Ionides … 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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Where did music legend Tony Bennett’s first leave his heart? Well, at The Fairmont San Francisco of course!

On the 27th December 2011, The Fairmont San Francisco celebrated the 50th anniversary of music legend Tony Bennett’s first performance of ‘I left my heart in San Francisco’ in the Hotel’s famed Venetian room in 1961! 50 years ago the … Continue reading

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