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Top Activities For Families In Cabo

It’s officially summertime in Cabo, the most popular time of the year for kids of all ages because they are OUT of school for the summer.  Families have already started to arrive in Cabo and the town is ready for them.  Capella Pedregal’s Personal Assistants shared with me their top recommendations for activities for families […]

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Disfrutando del kayak en Ixtapa Zihuatanejo 

Cada vez que llega el verano, comienzo a tararear aquella popular canción de la inmortal Ella Fitzgerald “Summertime and the living is easy…” (“Es tiempo de verano y la vida es fácil…”).  A pesar de que en Ixtapa Zihuatanejo tenemos una fantástica temperatura templada durante todo el año, y todos los días son días de […]

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The History of Sentosa Island

I love history.  I find that knowing the history of a place adds to its unique character and personality and makes it even more endearing and charming.  With that in mind, I thought I would share a bit about the history of Sentosa Island and Capella Singapore. Did you know that Sentosa Island, where Capella Singapore, is […]

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Jacques Backhaus Joins The Team At Brasserie 1806

It give me great pleasure to introduce the newest member of the Breidenbacher Hof family!  Jacques Backhaus joins the team at Brasserie 1806 as the restaurant manager.  I am always excited to get to know our new colleagues, and fortunately the Capella Blog provides the perfect cover to ask all my questions! You are the Restaurant Manager at […]

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Jacques Backhaus: Restaurant Manager Brasserie 1806

Ich freue mich sehr, Euch das neueste Mitglied unserer Breidenbacher Hof-Familie vorstellen zu dürfen.  Wir konnten Jacques Backhaus als Restaurant Manager für das Team unserer Brasserie 1806 gewinnen.  Ich freue mich immer, unsere neuen Kollegen kennenzulernen und glücklicherweise bietet der Capella Blog die perfekte Gelegenheit, um all meine Fragen zu stellen. Sie sind „Restaurant Manager“, […]

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The Forgotten Casks At The Rum Distillery in Roseau

I have always wondered how a small island like Saint Lucia could produce coveted rums the world over but, after taking a tour of the Rum Distillery in Roseau, it all became clear.  Inspired by the brand new Capella St Lucia Rum Cave, I was curious to learn more about the production process.  After spending […]

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Get To Know Auriga Spa Director, Alan Navarrete

  “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them” – Walt Disney. And that is exactly what Alan did! Alan was a part of the Auriga spa opening team in 2009 and now the spa welcomes Alan back as the new Spa Director.  As soon as I heard Alan […]