Mobile World Congress in Barcelona

February 19th, 2016|BARCELONA, BARS & CLUBS, BEACHES, CAFES, CONCERTS & MOVIE, EXHIBITIONS, GALLERIES & MUSEUMS, HOTELS, PARKS & GARDENS, RESTAURANTS, SEASONAL CITIES, SHOPPING, SPORTING ACTIVITIES|

If you are heading to Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week (https://www.mobileworldcongress.com/), you may find Seasonal Cities’ Winter 2016 guide to the city handy. You can download the iOS app at https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/seasonal-cities/id892365913?mt=8. It contains the top five sights, events, shops, restaurants, bars and hotels for the season, all hand-picked by our resident expert writer. [...]

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New Autumn 2015 guides are now live

August 21st, 2015|BARS & CLUBS, HOTELS, LONDON, NEW YORK, PARIS, RESTAURANTS, SEASONAL CITIES|

We are delighted to announce that the newly updated Autumn 2015 guides have just gone live on the app and are still only 79p per city per season. From a new hotel in London to a classic restaurant in New York, if you are travelling to any of our 11 cities on business or for [...]

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Good Housekeeping

July 13th, 2015|BARCELONA, HOTELS, PRESS ARTICLE, SEASONAL CITIES|

Many thanks to Cat Harvey-Jenner at Good Housekeeping for including Seasonal Cities in her recent 10 Apps You Need To Download To Make Your Life Easier feature. It’s very exciting to be in there. Pictured is some good housekeeping at the Hotel Miramar in Barcelona, just one of over 300 new and classic venues our [...]

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Cool places in a hot Paris

July 1st, 2015|BARS & CLUBS, HOTELS, PARIS, PARKS & GARDENS, RESTAURANTS, SEASONAL CITIES|

Paris is basking in 39C right now. Keep a cool head with our top three outdoor things to do in the French capital today, taken from our Summer 2015 guide. SIGHTS - Jardins Albert Kahn Banker and philanthropist Albert Kahn believed in an understanding between different peoples and it is echoed in the assortment of [...]

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Wimbledon gets going in London

June 26th, 2015|BARS & CLUBS, CAFES, HOTELS, LONDON, SEASONAL CITIES, SHOPPING, SPORTING ACTIVITIES|

Wimbledon kicks off on Monday, meaning that the summer is well under way. Until 12 July, across the globe tennis fans will be pretending to work while keeping tabs on who is crashing out early and whose forehand is on fire. If you are in London for the tournament and are looking for a few [...]

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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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Where Are You Russian’s Off To?

March 20th, 2015|HOTELS, MOSCOW, SEASONAL CITIES|

If you like a good deal, you could worse than to visit Moscow right now. The Russian capital’s hotel rooms will probably never be this inexpensive again, so today we cast an eye over our Moscow writer’s introduction to the hotel scene this spring, along with the top three hotels. Happy travelling. THE INTRO Occupancy rates [...]

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International Women’s Day

March 9th, 2015|HOTELS, INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY, PARIS, SEASONAL CITIES|

Happy International Women’s Day from Seasonal Cities. It reminded me of a review we ran back in the Autumn 2014 guide to Paris on a hotel dedicated to great women, written by our resident Paris expert, Natasha Edwards. Hôtel Les Dames du Panthéon In an 18th-century building overlooking the Panthéon, resting place of France’s ‘Great Men’, [...]

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