Travels with Curio, A Collection by Hilton (curiocollection.com)
Collected by Nina Dietzel , AFAR Ambassador
Neuer Kamp 30, 20357 Hamburg, Germany
Every Saturday an interesting mix of locals descends to haggle on the 'Flohschanze', a great flea- and antique market in the Schanzenviertel, not too far from the trendy Karolinenviertel. People here take care to preserve the original market...
17696 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33194, USA
I have wanted to fly through the Everglades with an air boat for years–just not with 50 loud, jabbering tourists. I finally found River of Grass Adventures, a family owned outfit, that provides private tours with seasoned 'Glades'-men, who...
1200 Sheridan St, Hollywood, FL 33019, USA
Hollywood has a surprisingly large nature park, that offers miles and miles of waterways for paddlers. Anne Kolb Nature Center and West Lake Park make up no less then 1,500 acres, offering paddlers approximately 10 hours of exploring three...
Rathausstraße 4, 20095 Hamburg, Germany
Cafe Paris is located close to Hamburg's city hall, and walking distance from Central Station, and Hotel Reichshof (http://www.afar.com/places/reichshof-hamburg-curio-collection-by-hilton-hamburg), where I recently stayed. Built originally as a...
Kirchenallee 34-36, 20099 Hamburg, Germany
Once in a while, you arrive at a hotel, and although sparkly new in feel, you immediately get a sense of its significant heritage. It's all in the details: the original light fixtures, door handles, marble columns, furniture and signage. You can't...
Platz der Deutschen Einheit 1, 20457 Hamburg, Germany
Hamburg’s brand-new concert hall rises impressively some 110 meters (361 feet) above the shiny HafenCity district. Designed by Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron, the distinctive building contains a Grand Hall for up to 2,100 guests, as well as a...
Simon-von-Utrecht-Straße 31, 20359 Hamburg, Germany
Just a block from the legendary Reeperbahn (famous for its nightlife and, uh, adult entertainment options), and a few blocks south of the hip and trendy Schanzenviertel in Hamburg, the East Hotel is a member of the trendy Design Hotels group. The...