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Lavender Ice Cream With Peaches And Pine Nuts at Brasserie “1806”

I love the warm season and its special qualities.  The best thing to do after a busy day is to enjoy the warm evening in the garden by eating ice cream.  This week I couldn’t even wait for closing time and went to Breidenbacher Hof’s Executive Chef Philipp Ferber to ask him for a fruity refreshment.  […]

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Christian Waltmann Kehrt In Den Breidenbacher Hof Zurück

Nachdem er ein Jahr in Sydney verbracht hat, ist Christian Waltmann, unser ehemaliger Assistant Front Office Manager, in den Breidenbacher Hof, a Capella Hotel als „Front of House Manager“ zurückgekehrt.  Da dachte ich mir:  Grund genug für ein weiteres Interview!  Wie Ihr bereits von früheren Posts auf dem Capella Blog wisst, liebe ich es, meine […]

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The Legend of Mayahuel Goddess, and the Mayahuel Martini Recipe

During the Month of Agave at Capella Ixtapa in July, I had the pleasure of learning a lot about Mexican spirits, and also tasting some of the best tequilas and mezcals.  While I like to sip them straight, I also enjoy the delicious new cocktails our Mixologist Miguel prepared for the event.  Miguel shared with […]

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La leyenda de Mayahuel y la receta del Martini Mayahuel

Durante Julio, el mes del Agave en Capella Ixtapa, tuve el placer de aprender mucho acerca de las bebidas mexicanas, así como probar algunos de los mejores tequilas y mezcales.  Tanto me gusta disfrutarlos derechos como también en los deliciosos nuevos cocteles que nuestro mixólogo Miguel preparó para el evento. Miguel me compartió la receta […]

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Grand Opening of Capella Marigot Bay Resort and Marina

The countdown to the Grand Opening of Capella Marigot Bay Resort and Marina has begun!  Over the last few months, I have been very fortunate to witness the improvements to the property as it has morphed into an amazing Capella Hotel and Resort.  Every Monday, I walk around the property with my camera and capture each transformative moment. […]

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Get To Know Ethan: A Capella Washington, D.C. Personal Assistant

Recently I had the pleasure of sitting down with Ethan, a fantastic Capella Washington, D.C. Personal Assistant.  Around here, Ethan is known for being both clever and genuine.  As Ethan will be leaving the team for college shortly, I thought this was the perfect time to hear a bit about his experience as a Personal Assistant. Tell me […]

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An Insider’s Tour of the Sultan Mosque

One thing I love about Singapore is that people from all races and religions live harmoniously together.  Because of the diversity of our citizens, we have public holidays to celebrate significant days within the different religions and cultures.  The most recent holiday we celebrated was Hari Raya Aidilfitri on 27 July 2014. Hari Raya Aidilfitri is a […]