Entries by Marcus & Kristin

#BoHoLover: Meet Carrie Mitchell @carrieamitchell

Carrie Mitchell of Carrie A. Mitchell shares her thoughts with us about hotels and Amberlair. And just like us, she’s a #BohoLover, a Boutique Hotel Lover!       How do you choose a hotel when you travel? It’s a mix of word-of-mouth from travel-savvy friends, flagged magazine articles, as well as my own research online […]

Why #boholovers chose Italy in the Amberlair election

Vote Italia! We invited three travel writers to argue in favour of their favourite country from our shortlist of potential Amberlair locations. First up, Chris Madigan (The Telegraph, Toronto Globe & Mail, Condé Nast Traveller) makes the case for Italy. For me, the allure of Italy is found in a place such as Pistoia. Where? […]

These 10 stylish Riads are Marrakech’s best Boutique Hotels

Riads are traditional Moroccan houses or palaces with an interior garden or Patio, which allowed the family privacy and protection from the weather. What is the difference to Boutique Hotels? None, in Marrakech many of these Riads were turned into small hotels, independent owned with few rooms, local architecture and exclusive service.   In the Medina   Dar Darma is situated […]