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Loh Lik Peng

Peng Loh Is The Grand Hotel(ier)

Sitting down with Loh Lik Peng, one of the world’s leading hoteliers, David Congram discovers the art of the architectural striptease. Nostalgia, it seems, is an act of seduction.

Made by Originals Website

Design Hotels launches the Made by Originals website, featuring over 30
‘Originals’ – hoteliers making travelling in design a pleasure.

Waterhouse Shanghai

Don’t be fooled by the outward appearances of this hotel in Shanghai’s South Bund, there’s more than meets the eye.