Now that Spring has sprung in the Northern Hemisphere, take full advantage of what Canada has to offer!
Toronto, the capital of Ontario, is home to the CN Tower, which offers stunning views of the downtown skyline. You will find museums dedicated to art and history throughout the capital city!
Known as the City of Gardens, Victoria, British Columbia has a unique blend of old world charm mixed with new world experiences. As an island destination, Victoria offers visitors an escape from the hurried world and beams with ambiance.
Calgary, Alberta, also known as Cowtown, is home to Calgary Zoo, which is one of North America’s top zoos. Also, Telis Spark, Calgary’s Science Center has exhibits that will unfold before your eyes with unique animals and innovative technology.
Upon hearing the words “Mardi Gras,” images of green, purple and gold beads, king cake and of course, the vibrant city of New Orleans instantly flash to mind. While the coastal city is in many ways the mother of Mardi Gras, many other countries have their own particular way to celebrate Fat Tuesday.
As the winter months drone-on with seemingly little relief, we take comfort in knowing that the wide array of weekend activities in Chicago provides some excitement and warmth to the ever-lingering cold. There are enough shows to see, concerts to attend and sports teams to cheer to distract us from the fact that our cars doors are frozen shut and even our pets are reluctant to go outdoors. CUI has scoured the city and identified a variety of activities for this weekend that are sure to combat the winter blues.
Batsheva Dance Company is the premiere dance company hailing all the way from Israel. Artistic Director Ohad Naharin remains one of the most influential and preeminent choreographers of this century. Naharin is the originator of the movement language, Gaga, which has revolutionized the movement vocabulary of dancers and companies across the world. Batsheva will be presenting their evening-length work entitled Last Work at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance this Friday and Saturday evening. Don’t miss the opportunity to see one of the most celebrated and unique companies of our time.
The American pop band, Twenty One Pilots, will be in Chicago this weekend as a part of their Emotional Roadshow World Tour 2017. The duo quickly rose to fame in the mid 2010’s and has been on a collision course of success ever since. They’re only in Chicago for one night!
Just in time for restaurant week, Boleo is launching its very own Fernet inspired by the South American flavors of the restaurant’s cuisine. The private dining room will be transformed into a tasting room featuring live music and food and drink specials. The event is open to the public and free to attend. If you’re interested in making a night of it, contact your CUI Concierge for preferred rates at the Kimpton Gray Hotel.
Located just off the main lobby on the second floor of the Kimpton Gray Hotel is Vol. 39, a 1940’s inspired cocktail lounge and restaurant that exudes sophistication and poise. Amidst the troves of vintage encyclopedias that were unearthed during renovations are leather couches, a menu of small plates from Executive Chef Nick Sutton, and expertly crafted, mid-century inspired cocktails by head bartender Jess Lambert. Vol. 39 also boasts a six-martini flight and a library of rare spirits on top of tableside gueridon service featuring small-batch Champagne and rare caviars.
Whether you’re looking for the perfect date spot or a place to grab a drink after a show, Vol. 39 is sure to impress. Call your CUI Concierge for more information and pair the evening with an overnight stay in the Kimpton Gray Hotel. We look forward to being At Your Service.
The joy of the New Year’s celebration Rio-style is filled with parties and amazing experiences that will shock you if you have not yet experienced something like that before. And you cannot miss the food in Rio either! To ring in the New Year in style in Brazil or anywhere else abroad, contact your CUI Concierge!
Sophisticated, stylish and luxuriously modern, Hotel Chicago is located in the heart of the city’s upscale River North area. Part of the Marina City complex, Hotel Chicago is perfectly-positioned to allow you access to the best restaurants, shopping and nightlife downtown Chicago has to offer. Step outside the main lobby doors and explore the famed House of Blues. At Hotel Chicago, your day is limited only by your imagination.
Just this past September, our concierge along with other members of our team, organized a 4-day business trip to Prague for 60 clients. Everything from hotel accommodations, to meal preparation, to conference meeting space, and even a private dining experience for the group’s final evening in Prague were handled by our team.
Our unlimited resources enabled us to coordinate with Ms. Katerina Konecna, managing director of one of the Premiant City Tour’s divisions to ensure the best experience for our clients.
Concierge Unlimited International’s expertise and thorough planning saved our clients time and money so they could focus on getting down to business.