Photographs on top of page: A porter at the Imperial in New Delhi / Andreas Augustin exploring a long abandoned tunnel under the People's Grand Hotel in Xian, China / The courtyard at Raffles Hotel in Singapore.
In 30 years the author...
A room at the Oriental in the 1920s, at the time of Somerset Maugham's arrival
Fighting White Ants
by Andreas Augustin
At The Mandarin Oriental shop, and present in every room, the book about the Oriental's history is more than j...
Two books by Adrian Mourby should interest all hotel aficionados:
Rooms of One's Own — 50 Places That Made Literary History
Writers' relationships with their surroundings are seldom straightforward. While some, like Jan...
When you read 'originally opened', you know that there is something special about the opening date(s) of a hotel. Well, the...Read More
Happiness is made to be shared, knew the great French dramatist Jean Baptiste Racine (†1699).
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