Posts Tagged: hotel

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    Through The (Boutique Hotel) Window

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    There are many things I’ve learnt through staying in hotels in Berlin. Firstly and most importantly, I miss my family terribly. Secondly, whenever you see a hotel described as boutique it seems to mean interesting interior design that you might like to see in a magazine but which you probably wouldn’t want to live with… Read more »

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    Through The (Where) Window

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    After a year’s break, I’m back at O’Reilly’s Where 2.0 conference, now rebranded as simply the Where Conference. This year, the conference has slipped north from its Valley roots and taken up residence in the Marriott Marquis hotel in the heart of downtown San Francisco. The view from the window of my room on the… Read more »

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    A Hotel Bath Robe Too Far

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    This is the ninth “through the window” type of post I’ve written and is definitely the last for the year. It’s the view of Atlanta’s Midtown skyline, from the Palomar Kimpton hotel, late at night, after everyone’s gone home and just the buildings and lights remain. There’s something completely compelling to me about these night… Read more »

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    Through The (Magnificent Mile) Window

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    By my reckoning, this is the eighth “through the window” post I’ve written. Mostly the view through the window is the same, day in, day out, but sometimes it gets interesting. Like this night-time view of Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. Taken from the window of my room on the 17th. floor of Chicago’s Intercontinental Hotel, this… Read more »

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    Through the Window Redux

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    The view from my window has changed a lot of recent. Through my office window there’s been St. Giles and Covent Garden in the snow … … and Hanger One on Moffett Field, one of the world’s largest free-standing structures. Through my hotel window I’ve seen the Chrysler Building in New York at sunrise …… Read more »