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Global Artisans: New Year, New Collaboration

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2018 marks an exciting new expansion of AFI’s Paint It Forward initiatives! As our year of global travel comes to a close, we reflect on the many artisan communities we have encountered. Many of these communities struggle to preserve the art forms passed down from generation to generation in light of the lack of fair trade market practices. While we …

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Traveling Exceptionally Well

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As travelers who appreciate the details, we are very excited about avid hotels, the emerging IHG brand focusing on “the essentials done exceptionally well.” This fresh, clean design mirrors the goals of bringing the frequent traveler the amenities they desire at an uncompromising quality and at a fair price. Comfortable guest rooms, along with complimentary breakfast and the highest speed Wi-Fi, …

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Seating in Style

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The first time you enter your hotel room sets the tone for your entire stay. If your guests can walk in and sink into comfortable and stylish seating, your design succeeds in providing the experience of discovering a relaxing home away from home in the midst of the bustle of travel. At Art Foundry International, we take pride in making sure …

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How Chicago Keeps Cool in the Summer

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With our Atlanta-based office heating up, we looked to a fellow big city leader for the perfect summertime solution. The new Brew Parlor concept at Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront brings the best of happy hour and cold brew coffee together under one roof. Expertly curated drinks come from the creativity of “Top Chef” winner Stephanie Izard, one of Chicago’s most notable …