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The party scene in Shanghai doesn’t wake up until 1am, and certainly does not peak until dawn approaches. This means that after an excruciatingly late dinner, your first stop should be to a lounge where you can slowly ease yourself into the clubbing mood. After all, you will need the right amount of drinks and energy build-up to keep up with the Shanghai party scene-- because in Shanghai, anything goes. More»
There is no better way to immerse yourself in the East than taking a stroll through the inspiring temples dotted throughout this continent, which in many countries, are the foundation of their culture and civilization. Here is an introduction to several eye-catching temples for the perfect end-of-summer adventure. More»
China is on everyone’s radar as of late, especially with the rapid modernization of cities like Shanghai and Beijing. But amidst the high-rises and impressive skylines is a country full of natural beauty and cultural finds. So, what do you do when you need a little break from the chaotic cities of China but are unwilling to give up the usual luxuries of escaping to the country side? Here are 5 great answers for you. More»
Bali has the perfect social scene for surfers, party animals, and romantics. It is the only place that has capitalized on the beach club concept, which suits every sort of personality. These are the places that keep travelers buzzing about Bali. More»
Do you like free drinks? Me too. This past weekend, Guest of a Guest was invited to Hotel Thrillist Chicago, a two day event where guests were invited to party Hotel Thrillist style as the young company showed off how it got its influential media success. Bacardi was one of the event's generous sponsors as the plastic cups never seemed to be empty of mojito or sweet and sour drinks. In all, the events showed outsiders a neat version of the Windy City nightlife as the parties took place at popular venues including The Radisson Blu Aqua hotel, The Mid, and Park West. More»
Crystal clear water, powdery white sand, and incredibly welcoming locals are just the start of what makes the Maldives the closest thing to heaven on earth. Top this off with breathtaking 5-star resorts and food that give Michelin-star chefs a run for their money, and you’ve got more than enough reasons to splurge for your next holiday. If paradise alone is not enough to convince you to hop on a plane, here are 7 unforgettable experiences that just might. More»
Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Opened in 2007, the Sheikh Zayed Mosque, also known as the Grand Mosque, can hold over 40,000 worshipers, is made up of 82 domes, and cost approximately $545 million to construct. More»
It's no secret: traveling is a total pain. Between security checks, custom lines, and jet-lag, sometimes it's easier just to stay home. But not everything has to be so difficult-- with your iPhone in hand, there's almost nothing you can't do. From photography, to keeping in touch, to navigating a new city, we've found 7 apps that will make any trip seem like a breeze. So pack your bags, charge your phone, and relax! More»
Ibiza has been at the forefront of the Electro-Dance Music seen for years, even well before this trend emerged Stateside. Night club owners from Los Angeles, New York, and Las Vegas often visit this Spanish island to find inspiration for their own nightclub decor as well as new up and coming DJs to feature. This edgy, sun-kissed,debauchery-filled island has numerous nightclubs beaches and hotels. If you're planning to visit the EDM Mecca, check out our guide to doing Ibiza right. More»
Private islands are hard to come by and too indulgent to purchase for the sake of a weekend getaway, but luckily, many hotels in Asia offer a similar experience. Here are six amazing getaways in Asia that offer a little piece of tropical heaven. More»
With the summer temperatures rising, everyone is looking for a sandy haven to relax and escape the city. These beaches are sure to be the perfect place to spend your summer days. Whether you want to drive an hour, or just hop on a subway or ferry, these 7 beaches are sure to provide you with the perfect amount of rest, relaxation, and of course, a killer tan. More»
Monday, May 20
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.