New York’s 2 World Trade Center design unveiled

June 12th, 2015|ARCHITECTURE, BARS & CLUBS, HOTELS, NEW YORK, PARKS & GARDENS, PRESS ARTICLE, SEASONAL CITIES|

Danish architect Bjarke Ingels of BIG has unveiled his design for the new 2 World Trade Center in New York. Wow, frankly. News Corp and 21st Century Fox are looking to move in in a rather distant 2020, so Seasonal Cities brings you three of our favourite venues in lofty buildings in the Big Apple [...]

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Istanbul among world’s top destinations

June 5th, 2015|ARCHITECTURE, BARS & CLUBS, CONCERTS & MOVIE, HOTELS, ISTANBUL, SEASONAL CITIES, SITES|

Great feature in the Times yesterday on the world’s top destinations in terms of visitor numbers, taken from the MasterCard Global Destinations Index. London leads with 18.82m (up 6%), Paris is third with 16.06m and New York is sixth with 12.27m. But the big change is Istanbul, currently fifth with a very impressive 12.56m and [...]

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Last-minute flights to Tokyo with Opodo

June 3rd, 2015|ARCHITECTURE, BARS & CLUBS, HOTELS, SEASONAL CITIES, SITES, TOKYO, Uncategorized|

Today Opodo is offering last-minute flights from London to Tokyo in the next six weeks from £379. To celebrate this, we bring you three great ideas in the Japanese capital, lovingly harvested from our brand new Summer 2015 guide. SIGHT - Tokyo City View (pictured) The 238-metre Mori Tower isn’t quite the tallest building in [...]

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Carols and cocktails

December 18th, 2014|ARCHITECTURE, BARCELONA, BERLIN, CHRISTMAS, CONCERTS & MOVIE, LONDON, MOSCOW, RESTAURANTS, SEASONAL CITIES, SHOPPING, TOKYO|

Following our recent posts on Christmas markets and ice rinks, we have selected five wintry and festive things to do from the 11 Winter 2014 city guides. The guides cover December, January and February and are completely free to download. London - Claridge’s Bar It’s Christmas Eve. You’re ready for a treat. Consider a visit [...]

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