The Rio Carnival

If we previously wrote about Venice Carnival now it’s time to travel to the American continent for one of its greatest celebrations: the Rio Carnival in Brasil, happening this year from 18 February until 21st February. Vibrant colours, samba dances and music, exotic flavours… It sounds like a good plan!

5 romantic hotels around the world

Tomorrow it will be a very special day for many couples all around the world? Is that your case? If you haven’t decided yet what to do we suggest you going on a romantic trip. But… where? Take a look at these 5 romantic NH hotels and surprise your partner at this special time of […]

Venice Carnival: luxury, masks and a great spectacle!

Have you ever been to Venice? If the answer is no, start packing your stuff because this is one of the best times of the year to visit the Italian city. Venetian Carnival is one of those events to which you must go at least once in life, and there is no other place where […]

#NHexperienceFITUR contest winners

Today, we are happy to announce the winners of our #NHexperienceFITUR contest. We invited people attending Feria Internacional de Turismo (FITUR) to share their experiences about it. Each participant must take a photo at FITUR by means of their mobile device and publish the photo in his/her Twitter profile. This publication must be accompanied by […]

3 vibrant “red” destinations

  There are many different shades of red. Coral red,  Carmine red, Candy apple red, Ruby, Light red, dark red… and they all evoke many things. When we think about red we can take out thoughts to concepts such as the uber famous “Ferrari red”, the passionate “passion red”, and the red traffic lights we […]

Ada and Giovanni, volunteering abroad

Some weeks ago we published the story of Ada and Giovanni, two NH hoteles’ employeeswho went to Ethiopia on an international corporate volunteering programme. Now that they are back and settled again in their countries, we have had the chance to have a little interview with them. Ada and Giovanni took part on a project […]

FITUR 2012: all about persons

  Once again, we will be taking part in FITUR, which it is a real pleasure for us. FITUR is the Spanish international tourism fair and it is held annually at Fair Institution of Madrid, IFEMA, Spain, for five days in January (from today January the 18th until next Sunday the 22nd). In FITUR, pavilions […]

Learning at Tigray

Today’s post is very important to us. We have been supporting and promoting volunteering programmes for a while now, but this is the first time we have had the opportunity to participate in an international volunteering project: the Adgoro Lodge hotel project in Tigray, Ethiopia.

Christmas markets, an old tradition in central and northern Europe

Christmas markets, an old tradition in central and northern Europe. In those markets you can find Christmas decoration, mulled wine (hot and sweet), local crafts and all kinds of typical snacks. They don’t attract only visitors, but also those markets are meeting places for locals. If you are thinking of travelling these days take a […]

A floating football pitch and a bunch of dreams

Children dream of their idols. In the case kids from Panyee Koh, a small Thai village built on wooden planks on a riverside that survived the 2004 tsunami, they dreamed of the football players they had seen on television. Obsessed with their dream, they built a floating football field made of wood and the FC […]