The most fashionable cities in the world? Sorry, you/we don't live there, according to a survey condicted by VeryFirstToCom. on behalf of A2B, a manufacturer of electric bikes. But
biggest city, Sydney
(shown above in an MCT photo by Tom Uhlenbrock), did.
Here are the results, according to the press release:
Hotel: Four Seasons George V. Restaurants: Le Meurice Alain Ducasse and Taillevent. Nightlife: Hotel Costes, Silencio. Shopping:
Rue St Honoré.
Culture: Le Marais.
Hotel: Loews Regency. Restaurants: Le Bernardin and Per Se. Nightlife: VIP Room. Shopping:
Avenue, Soho. Culture: Guggenheim, of Art. Metropolitan Museum
Hotel: Hotel Armani. Restaurant: Dolce & Gabbana Gold. Nightlife: Cavalli Club. Shopping: Quadrilatero d’Oro ("golden quadrilateral").
Hotel: Rosewood. Restaurant: Le Gavroche. Nightife: Connaught Bar. Culture: The Tate, Southbank.
Hotel: W. Restaurant: ABaC. Nightlife: Eclipse Bar (W) and Boujis. Culture:
. Shopping: Passeig
De Gracià. Picasso
Restaurants: Aroma and Metamorfosi. Nightlife: Bar della Pace, La Cabala.
Restaurants: Joel Robuchon and Narisawa. Nightlife: New York Bar (Park Hyatt) and Velours.
Culture: Ueno Koen, . Mori
Hotel: Bel-Air Restaurants: Mr. Chow, Chateau Marmont and
Couture, Teddy’s Skybar. Shopping: Rodeo
Drive, West Hollywood.
Hotel: Dylan. Restaurants: Bord'eau and Vinkeles. Nightlife: Freddy's, Supper Club Bungalow 8 and A Bar (Intercontinental).
Hotel: Shangri-La, Bosphorus. Restaurants: Zuma and Cipriani. Nightlife: GQ Bar and 360 Bar.
Hotel: Hotel De Rome. Restaurants: Tim Raue and Les Solistes. Nightlife: The Liberate, Paris Bar and Lang Bar.
Hotel: QT. Restaurants Marque and Tetsuyas. Nightlife: Blu Bar. Shopping: Surrey Hills & Darlinghurst.
All press release are sent by a firm, organization or cause wanting something. A2B is offering monthlong package trips to all these, electric bikes included, for $134,000 per person, through the British travel company Colletts Travel (www.collettscollection.com).
Nobody ever said fashion was cheap.
In our area, A2B electric bikes are sold by Charlotte Energy Solutions, whose website (www.charlotteenergysolutions.com), prices A2B's Ultra Motor model at $2,699.
You could just buy one and take a tour of exotic Stallings.