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Valentine’s Cocktail: The Rose Of Valentino

Every year as Valentine’s Day nears, I can’t help but think of the history of this day dedicated to love.  There is a lot of debate regarding the origins, but my favorite is the legend of Italian bishop, Valentin of Terni.  Valentin of Terni was said to marry forbidden couples such as slaves and soldiers and after the ceremony he […]

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5 Top Festive Experiences In Singapore

Christmas always fills me with a sense of child-like wonder.  The nights twinkle with fairy lights and soft jazz drifts through the air.  It’s a magical season.  This year, I’ve picked my five favourite festive experiences that you shouldn’t miss if you happen to be in Singapore. Enchanted Gardens High on my list this year is […]

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The Tet Paul Hike

November is Health & Wellness Month in St. Lucia and with good reason! The island’s mix of adventure and tranquility provides an unbeatable setting for physical, mental and spiritual health. Here at Capella Marigot Bay, a 24 hour fitness center, yoga classes, spa treatments and an array of nutritious meals ensure that achieving health and […]

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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 […]

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A Christmas Market Favorite: Roasted Almonds

Winter is my favorite time of the year, which is why I try to cherish each moment as much as I can. Christmas time brings back so many childhood memories, involving both friends and family in Dusseldorf and around the globe. My absolute favorite winter activity is a visit to the Christmas Markets. Just in […]

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Das Beste am Weihnachtsmarkt: Gebrannte Mandeln

Der Winter ist mir die liebste Zeit im Jahr, weshalb ich versuche jeden Moment so gut wie möglich auszukosten. Die Weihnachtszeit bringt so viele Kindheitserinnerungen zurück – mit Freunden und Familie in Düsseldorf und auf der ganzen Welt. Meine absolute Lieblingsbeschäftigung ist das Besuchen der Weihnachtsmärkte. Allein in Düsseldorf haben wir 12 verschiedene Christkindlmärkte in […]

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4 Top Experiences On Sentosa Island

One of the best ways to discover a country is by talking to the people who live there. This month, I speak to four personal assistants at Capella Singapore to uncover their favourite haunts and hideouts on Sentosa Island. Read on for their best Insiders’ tips! Jessica Bassig The most romantic spot in Sentosa is… Palawan Beach. I love […]