Entries by AdminTheHotel

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Lift me Up

LIFT ME UP New Elevator Design at The Hotel Until now the elevators at The Hotel were the only items remaining from the pre-renovation period of 2010 and it was finally decided to give them a total make over. With a custom design created by GCA and curated fashion pictures by TrunkArchive in New York. […]

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The Boulevard de Waterloo.

What’s new on the Boulevard de Waterloo? A new store for Carine Gilson In May, the Belgian haute couture lingerie designer Carine Gilson opened a beautiful new flagship store at 26 Boulevard de Waterloo, tucked away from the hustle and bustle in a peaceful and secluded courtyard.

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Kanal – Centre pompidou

A future cultural hub. This month Brussels welcomed an incredible new art venue: the Kanal – Centre Pompidou http://www.kanal.brussels/, located in the former 1930s Citroën Yser Garage on the banks of the Brussels-Charleroi canal.

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La Terrasse O²

The perfect spot for summer: La Terrasse O² With the arrival of the beautiful weather, everyone is searching for great places to spend sunny days and long, balmy evenings: a place in a beautiful setting to enjoy lunch or an early evening aperitif, a light dinner, drinks ‘til late and even dancing. Thankfully, Brussels has […]

Green is the new black

The Hotel and the environment Climate change is a reality and our natural resources are scarce and precious.  Reducing our footprint on the planet and particularly energy consumption is a matter of urgency. Thankfully, the city of Brussels is a hub for eco-innovation, leading the field in energy saving construction, waste reduction and limiting CO2 […]

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Blooming Brussels

Blooming marvellous: Brussels in the springtime Spring is finally here, birds are singing and Brussels is in bloom. But where are the best places to enjoy the spring flowers and balmy sunshine?

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Fernand Léger takes over Bozar

Fernand Léger – Beauty is Everywhere takes over Bozar Bozar is currently hosting the first major retrospective of the French modern master in Belgium since 1956. Léger is hard to pigeonhole: he is perhaps best known as a Cubist, influenced in his early years by Picasso and Braque, but his work crosses genres, from figurative […]

Vegan revolution

Brussels joins the vegan revolution Veganism has never been more popular. Jay-Z and Beyoncé were perhaps the highest profile converts to the plant-based movement (albeit temporarily – they set themselves a 22-day vegan challenge), but other celebrity vegans include Jennifer Lopez, Brad Pitt, Ariana Grande, Sia and even Bill Clinton. #Veganury (where people try out […]