Marie Belean - Sales and Marketing Intern

Get To Know Marie: Sales and Marketing Intern

Recently, I had the distinct pleasure of sitting down with Marie, our wonderful Capella Washington, D.C., Georgetown Sales and Marketing Intern.  Marie joins the Capella family from Australia and has very quickly made her lasting mark with guests and in D.C.  Coming from a family of hospitality professionals, Marie brings with her a wealth of […]

Foto: Visit Ixtapa Zihuatanejo

SUP en Ixtapa Zihuatanejo

Mis amigos llaman a Ixtapa Zihuatanejo un paraíso tropical del SUP.  Bendecidos con un clima soleado durante todo el año, fabulosas playas y la belleza del Océano Pacífico, Ixtapa Zihuatanejo es sin lugar a dudas un verdadero paraíso.  A mis amigos les encanta visitarme cada vez que pueden, y cuando lo hacen nos encanta pasar […]

Foto: Zanka Fest

SUP in Ixtapa Zihuatanejo

My friends call Ixtapa Zihuatanejo a tropical SUP paradise.  Blessed with sunny weather all year long, the Pacific Ocean and amazing beaches, Ixtapa Zihuatanejo truly is a paradise.  My friends love visiting me, and we love spending most of our free time out on the water.  One of the activities we’ve been enjoying most this […]


How to Make Chocolate – Saint Lucia Style!

Chocolate plays a major role in Saint Lucia.  There are festivals and even a month dedicated to its glorious properties.  At Capella Marigot Bay guests have the opportunity to learn how to make chocolate, a skill I definitely wanted to acquire for myself!  Fortunately, the task did not prove too difficult and I thought it would […]

The National Harbor

Get To Know D.C.’s DMV Area

With over 20 million visitors per year, Washington, D.C. is one of the most popular places to visit in the United States.  From historic monument tours, to museums, to outdoor festivals, there is always something to do and see.  But the fun doesn’t stop at the city’s borders!  With as many sights and tours as […]

Forest Adventure at Bedok Reservoir -

24 Hours: Best-Kept Secrets in Singapore

As you disembark from your plane at Changi Airport, you’ll probably hear plenty about Singapore’s Mandai Zoo, Bird Park, ArtScience Museum and S.E.A. Aquarium.  And indeed, these famous attractions are certainly worth a visit. That said, Singapore’s not just a nation of pretty theme parks; it is also full of hidden gems for the free-spirited […]


Oktoberfest In Dusseldorf

“O’zapft is!”  It is that time of year! What am I talking about?  Oktoberfest!  And “O’zapft is!”  is traditional opener to the festivities.  This is from the Bavarian dialect and means that the first keg of the season has been tapped. You have probably heard about the traditional German Oktoberfest at least once, right? Then […]