Hotel site-inspections in London

London by Carlos MeliaHotel site-inspections in London  |  London, UK  | During my last visit to London, over New Year’s Eve, I took a full day to review and visit a few hotels, what in our industry call Site-Inspections. I came to visit the following: The new Shangri-La Hotel, at London’s new iconic landmark The Shard. Followed by lovely and cozy The Connaught Hotel by the  Maybourne Hotel Group in Mayfair. The Berkeley Hotel in Knightsbridge, where I also enjoyed a lovely Fashion-Themed Afternoon Tea “Pret a Portea”. And finished my day at the trendy and happening EDITION Hotel London, with a few drinks at their original and intimate Punch Room. See my day in photos below.  Continue reading Hotel site-inspections in London

One unexpected night at Shangri-La Paris

ShangriLa Paris by One unexpected night at Shangri-La Paris |  Paris, France  | So during my last stay in Paris, I had a sudden and unpredicted stay at the Shangri-La Hotel in Paris. My airline, La Compagnie All-Business-Class Boutique Airline, cancel our flight, and taking full responsibility of our over stay, they accommodated us at the very lovely Shangri-La Paris. I mean, if you can, who says no to an extra night at a beautiful hotel in Paris right ?  Continue reading One unexpected night at Shangri-La Paris