Rosewood Hotel Georgia Launches the Urban Explorer Shopping Experience

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Want the complete star treatment when you travel? Here’s something rather A-List worthy. In partnership with British heritage brand Globe-Trotter, one of the world’s leading artisan luggage-makers, and several local Vancouver retailers, the experience includes curated gifts and excursions that showcase the city’s most sophisticated shopping and style destinations. Continue reading:
Rosewood Hotel Georgia Launches the Urban Explorer Shopping Experience

Vancouver’s Classiest Hotel Bars

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photo: Lobby Lounge at the Fairmont Pacific Rim

Yes, comfy beds, great service and an immaculate spa are important. But discerning travelers know that what really makes a great hotel is a great hotel bar.

Fortunately, Vancouver has more than its share of classy, sassy and unforgettable hotel bars. Check out these watering holes on your next stay for a memorable drink and fantastic atmosphere:

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Vancouver’s Classiest Hotel Bars

Valentine’s Day Vancouver 2013 – five hotel specials and packages

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Photo courtesy Granville Island Hotel.

Room service. Breakfast in bed. Luscious desserts and lip-smacking cocktails and sparkling wine, early check-ins and late check-outs…

Vancouver hotels are putting on the ritz for Valentine’s Day 2013. Here are some of the packages that will let you and your paramour live it up for a night (or two).

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Valentine’s Day Vancouver 2013 – five hotel specials and packages

From Shangri-La With Love

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The Shangri-La is throwing a James Bond-themed party with great prizes, cocktails and entertainment.

Skyfall, the 23rd James Bond movie, opens this Friday, Nov 9, in North America. It’s already doing boffo box office internationally, and racking up mostly rave reviews.

Just prior to the movie’s opening, the Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver is hosting a Bond-themed party. On Nov 8 in the appropriately exotic XiShi Lounge, From Shangri-La With Love celebrates Ian Fleming’s gentleman spy with wine, women and song. Well, make that cocktails, women and song.

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From Shangri-La With Love