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High-Tech Flourishes Help Hotels Thrive in Silicon Valley

High-Tech Flourishes Help Hotels Thrive in Silicon Valley

To thrive in Silicon Valley, hotels must be up to par, technology-wise. “The Nobu brand marries the east and west to create something entirely new — it’s approachable luxury,” says Andrew Tilley, VP of hotel openings. Nobu Hotel Palo Alto (180 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto, 650-666-3311, nobuhotels.com) is the latest …

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InterContinental San Francisco Unveils Redesigned Presidential Suite

InterContinental San Francisco Unveils Redesigned Presidential Suite

Will Speros • October 18, 2019 Kiko Singh of locally-based BraytonHughes Design Studios has completed the update of the presidential suite at the InterContinental San Francisco. Spreading across 2,000 square feet, the entirely reimagined two-story penthouse is home to an eight-seat dining room, living room flooded with day light through …

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From Silicon Valley to Saint-Henri

From Silicon Valley to Saint-Henri

During my first night out in Montreal, I had an exchange with a Quebecois server that allowed me to reflect upon my reasons for deciding to come to McGill. When I told the waiter that I had moved here from San Francisco, he responded in a half-humorous, half-shocked, “Why?” Why …

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Newsletter: Why are so many women dying in L.A. County?

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Friday, Sept. 20, and Julia Wick is on assignment. I’m Shelby Grad. Last year, 114 women were killed in Los Angeles County, the highest number since the beginning of the decade, according to a Times analysis of coroner and law …

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