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An Italian Fairytale

02 Apr 2014 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Set in a downtown Toronto historical mansion built by famed architect George Horace Gooderham, Osteria Dei Ganzi is a dazzling restaurant offering authentic Italian cuisine in a charming European atmosphere reminiscent of Italy’s glamorous golden era. It took several months of painstaking attention for Metropolis Living Team to restore the mansion’s original handcrafted wood detail, […]

Hudson Kitchen enchants and dazzles

06 Oct 2013 / 0 Comments / in Blog

After seven months of renovations, Hudson Kitchen opened its doors on 800 Dundas Street West (at Palmerston Ave.) in Toronto’s Little Portugal. This former gallery space has turned into one of the city’s most in-demand restaurants and features Robbie Hojilla (former Sous-Chef at Woodlot and Chef-de-Cuisine at Ursa). It cemented its status as Toronto’s latest […]

Bota Bota: Nordic Spa (Montréal)

10 Jun 2013 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Moored at the quays of Montréal’s Old Port, Bota Bota, Spa-Sur-l’Eau, is a completely remodeled ferry with avant-garde design features. Sid Lee Architecture was in charge of transforming the vessel into a chic space which opened its doors in December 2010. The spa (click on photo to enlarge and see slideshow) is comprised of five decks […]

Modern & Sleek: Hotel Atlántico

17 Apr 2013 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Originally opened in 1929 in the beautiful city of Cádiz, Spain, the Hotel Atlántico (a.k.a Parador de Cádiz), reopened its doors once again last September after a massive renovation, right on time to welcome all country representatives attending the Iberoamerican Summit 2012. (I was told King Juan Carlos I of Spain stayed here). This emblematic […]