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Mandarin Hotel In Barcelona

Mandarin Oriental in Barcelona has a superb address on the city’s famous Passeig de Gràcia, near the Casa Batlló by Gaudi with its fabulous façade. The luxury hotel is situated in an elegant mid 20th century building, recreated with a highly stylised contemporary interior designed by Spanish-born Milano-based architect, Patricia Urquiola.



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EATING WITH THE CHEFS

Swedish photographer Per-Anders Jörgense traveled around the world not to eat in the world´s most famous restaurants, but to document and photograph the chefs and staffers eating their daily meals before or after work. "Eating with the chefs"  is a beautifully illustrated book, it features "Family meals” behind closed restaurant doors and intimate scenes captured through exquisite photography at top restaurants including Noma, Le Chateaubriand and The French La...
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THE COMIC BOOK STORY OF BEER

The Comic Book Story of Beer is a new book that brilliantly teaches you the history behind your favorite sudsy beverage without getting you bored. The lushly illustrated graphic novel tells the story of the world’s favorite beverage from 7000 bc to today’s craft brewing revolution. An endlessly entertaining and assiduously researched chronicle, that all beer, history and comic book nerds can enjoy. Available for purchase in Europe here...
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Sony Hi-Res USB Turntable

The new Sony PS-HX500 Hi-Res USB Turntable lets you convert your vinyl collection to lossless, high-res audio files and play them for personal use on virtually any digital device you own. It features a built-in analog-to-digital converter to capture every aspect of the vinyl and turn it into high-resolution tracks in either native DSD or WAV files. Simply connect it to your PC or Mac with a USB cable and record your vinyl as high-resolution audio tracks. This is a g...
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