Marysville: Vibe Hotels in Australia is Grooving a Little Differently Now

Australian hotel brand, Vibe Hotels, is tackling two things at once–expansion and rebranding–when they open their newest property next year, near the Yarra Ranges National Park, outside of Melbourne.

The new Vibe design is a far departure from the lime green and purple color scheme sported at other properties. Those dated hues are being traded for a more sophisticated and modern blue, which is more reflective of the local surroundings.

Tucked away near the Yarra Ranges National Park, this property will be a sub-alpine retreat that features local artwork and locally sourced seasonal produce in its new signature restaurant Radius Bar & Grill. Vibe’s riverside location will also make for a perfect escape from the city,

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Another Ugly Truth About Hotels Exposed: The Remote Control is Filthy

Look. We’re not stupid. We know that several, many, maybe hundreds of people have stayed in a hotel room before we got there. We know this.

Which is why we always throw the comforter or top blanket on the bed to the floor and why we avoid touching the remote control and never drink out of the bathroom glasses. But just when we think we had mastered the germs in hotel rooms, here’s come another new report just reminding us how filthy hotel rooms can be, even after housekeeping has come by.

A new study from The Rossen Reports team went into hotel rooms at five major hotel chains after housekeepers finished cleaning the rooms and began conducting

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6 Creative Design Products Sure To Spice Up Boutique Hotels

We recently stopped by the Boutique Design New York show (BDNY) to see what’s new and different in the world of, well, boutique design. We found a new products coming to the market, as well as design firms that have been around for awhile but have new collections to show off. But here are a few notable items we could totally see in a hotel setting, in the New York area and beyond.

1. Andy Warhol Collection by Flavor Paper (pictured at the top)

Just when you thought you’d seen enough Andy Warhol artwork in a hotel, now there’s an entire Andy Warhol Collection of wallpapers, offered by Brooklyn based Flavor Paper. Flavor Paper has a

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