"The Metropole is one of the last grand hotels of the so called exotic East. I have returend to the Metropole many times. While researching its history I have - romantically - fallen in love with many elements of its past. I think you...
'The Hotel Metropole, resembling similar establishments in London, has risen rapidly, to become one of the first houses in Brussels.'
Inaugurated alongside the vast cafe - another marvel of richness and good taste - also founded by the Wielem...
In 1954, a group of wealthy individuals including Donald Deskey, the fabled designer (among his works the Radio City Music Hall); Harvey Firestone,...Read More
Happiness is made to be shared, knew the great French dramatist Jean Baptiste Racine (†1699).
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