Who? Grand Hotel Portovenere
What? Cinque Terre might be the best known sight of Liguria but Portovenere has its understated charm. At the heart of the town, with tranquil views of the harbour, is Grand Hotel Portovenere. It's a literal stone throw from the pebbled paths of the old town, an
Who? The Serras
What? Barcelona is welcoming a new boutique hotel this month in the shape of The Serras. The new hotel will be housed in the building that was once home to Picasso's first studio. Originally designed by Francesc Daniel Molina, the revamped space will feature interiors by Eva Martinez
Who? Le Vendôme
What? Intimate is the approach to service at Le Vendôme. Fresh faced from some serious renovations, the hotel is at its prime. Of course you wouldn't be able to find many people who have stayed there – they are far too discreet to share that sort of thing.