Travel all over the world in November and visit these big cities to take home the best in art, culture and design
With fall in full swing, November brings a series of events and festivals for culture, culture and design. We have selected the top 5 destinations for you according to this criterion. Visit these cultural centers worldwide and you could participate in many exciting events. Some of the destinations are in the US, others are in remote locations, but this should not bother you to plan a long trip and experience a lot of new things in architecture, culture and design. In addition, you will find everywhere the best opportunities for vacation and leisure activities, so that you can bring the useful with the pleasant under one roof. If you decide to do so, we would like to recommend the Design Fair in Los Angeles. Then it’s Philadelphia’s turn. From the 7th to the 11th of November the first Austin Design Week takes place in the south. They do not want to miss you, right? If you can or want to travel further, consider taking part in the 11th Annual Art Fair in Istanbul, and get lots of new information on contemporary art in the region. After all, Tokyo Design Week is certainly a tempting event in November, where you can also organize many parties.
From 3 to 6 November, award-winning designers and celebrity brands will be heading to Santa Monica for a three-day exhibition (West Edge Design Fair) that showcases the best in contemporary design. For 2 days (19-20 November) you can admire designer clothing collections that are in urban, underground and pop art styles. If you want to be a part of Hollywood glamor, book your stay at the Beverly Hills Hotel, where the A-Lister descend on fashion and design. However, if you prefer contemporary design, check out the Line Hotel, in trendy Koreatown, where many of the beds are perfectly positioned for hotel guests to enjoy the sweeping views of the Hollywood Hills. Sunset Boulevard has many restaurants and small eateries where you can taste American and international cuisine.
I This year, for the eleventh time, the Istanbul Contemporary Art Fair will take place and establish itself as the most important event in the field of art and culture in Turkey. This art fair is also an important driver of the cultural development of the Turkish Megapolis , From the 3rd to the 6th of November, hundreds of contemporary galleries from Turkey, as well as from the Caucasus, Russia, the Middle East and even more distant places around the world will participate in this art fair. If you go, you can book rooms at Soho House Istanbul, which opened in 2015. This highly acclaimed hotel is set in a 19th-century palazzo, housed in the former American Consulate. A careful renovation has retained the finest features of the building while providing the modern comforts and innovations that every guest expects. During your stay in Istanbul, be sure to visit the city’s Modern Museum and Art Gallery.
The NeoCon East Design Expo will take place in Philadelphia, between 9-10 November, presenting the best new products and services for commercial interiors. Many well-known designers will be there this year. If you plan to stay in Philadelphia for a while, book a stylish hotel room in Rittenhouse or Midtown. The hotel décor is truly impressive, featuring historic architectural details combined with sleek, modern furniture. Take some time to explore Fishtown around the city. This is a former industrial district that has been revived. There you can taste delicious American pizzas baked directly on the wood!
Design Week Tokyo begins in late October, but has a second session between November 2 and 7. The special events there include the Super Robot Exhibition, Air Tent Exhibition, the J-Wave Music Festival and the r egional e Revitalization Exhibition. If you want to travel to Tokyo, you may for a while be spoiled for choice between the many chic city hotels to pick the right one for you. Among the best are the Park Hyatt Tokyo, where Sofia Coppola filmed “Lost in Translation” and Aman Tokyo. There is undoubtedly a lot to see and do in this bustling city, so plan on spending a few extra days in advance so you can plunge into the hot spring water in Agatsuma District. Or do you want to take a day trip to see Mt. Fuji?
If you’ve ever thought of visiting Austin, go there in November and visit the city’s first design week! The events start on November 7th and include workshops, studio tours and parties where you can meet famous designers. Aesthetes certainly want to stay at the new South Congress Hotel. Or, you want to visit one of the best known hotels in Austin, e.g. the Hotel Saint Cecilia or the Hotel San Jose. These are often preferred by artists and musicians. If you are already in Austin, you will need to visit a few grill places and taste typical American food!
We wish you a pleasant journey and an eventful stay!