Review of White City House, London

Traveller, Sydney Morning Herald, Australia – Dec 20, 2018 White City House is the latest instalment in Soho House’s global empire of private members’ clubs. In fewer than 25 years the group has blossomed from a single “house” in London’s Soho to a sprawling network of 23 properties, mostly located in Europe and north America.Continue reading “Review of White City House, London”

Review of L’Oscar hotel, London

Traveller, Sydney Morning Herald, Australia – Sep 22, 2018 It’s safe to assume that when preacher Dr Alexander MacLaren laid the foundation stone for the Baptist Church Headquarters in London in 1901, he never envisaged it would one day become one of the capital’s most decadent hotels. The imposing Grade II-listed building on Southampton RowContinue reading “Review of L’Oscar hotel, London”

Review of The Murray hotel, Hong Kong

Traveller, Sydney Morning Herald, Australia – June 30, 2018 THE PLACE The Murray, Hong Kong THE LOCATION A prime spot opposite Hong Kong Park in the heart of Hong Kong Island’s busy Central district. THE SPACE A modernist masterpiece, The Murray building housed government offices for more than 40 years before being transformed by award-winningContinue reading “Review of The Murray hotel, Hong Kong”

Review of Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel

The Sun-Herald, Australia – June 2, 2013 Finalist, 2013 ASTW Best Australian Story under 1000 words Travel descriptions can evoke a wide range of emotions. At one end of the spectrum sit terms such as “overwater bungalow”, “champagne breakfast” and “free upgrade”. At the other end lurk “overnight bus journey”, “flight delay” and “cavity search”.Continue reading “Review of Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel”