New Openings and Things To Do - November 2018


At A2D, we consider ourselves global experts in connecting people to the best experiences on the planet.

Below, you'll find our latest collection of the brand new places to do all the things you love.

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Stig Egard
Founder and CEO
A2D Travel & Concierge



  • Marxito by Thierry Marx - head chef at the Mandarin Oriental opens his healthy street food restaurant in Paris

  • Nutshell from Leonardo Perreira (ex Noma) now open in Covent Garden, London

  • Cake & Bubble - Ferran Adria's first restaurant to open outside Spain in London

  • Sushi Samba now open in Covent Garden, London

  • Rooster - Frédéric Duca returns to Paris to open his brand new restaurant located in the 17th arrondissement of Paris

  • Onima - a five-storey restaurant, bar and private club from Mykonos in London

  • Daylesford Farmshop and café - the organic brand opens on Sloane Ave, London

  • The Ivy in the Park - Richard Caring’s latest addition to London’s Canary Wharf.

  • Barrafina now open in Covent Garden, London

  • Ducasse Sur Seine - Chef Alain Ducasse launches a dinner cruise offer on the Seine

  • Edern by Jean-Edern Hurstel— The former chef from The Peninsula Paris opens his eponymous restaurant in Paris where he will offer "a real gastronomic restaurant without the codes of haute cuisine.”


  • Pomona - Chef Michael Vignola’s new upscale American restaurant named after the goddess of abundance, now open in NYC

  • Bāng Bar - An instant hit! David Chang’s spit-roasted meat stall in Time Warner Center, NYC

  • Takopa Japanese Street Food - the first traditional takoyaki restaurant opens in Las Vegas

  • Leonti - former Michelin-starred Dovetail is reincarnated as a grand Italian restaurant on the upper west side, NYC

  • Bluebird - The famed London restaurant opens in the Time Warner Center, NYC

  • Spago - Wolfgang Puck’s Spago returns to Las Vegas, this time at the Bellagio with a stunning view of the dancing fountains at the front of the resort

  • Fournos Theopolis - an Eataly-style Greek venue in Midtown, NYC

  • Balaboosta - Einat Admony’s Middle Eastern reboot in the West Village, NYC

  • RH Rooftop Restaurant - a rooftop American restaurant in the Meatpacking district, NYC

  • Eléa - a hip Greek newcomer on the upper west side, NYC



  • Fantasia Bahia Principe Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain - offering a European alternative to Disney, this all-inclusive resort has something for both children and grown-ups alike.

  • Chesa el Toula, in Suvretta, St. Moritz - Luxury ski specialist Leo Trippi has announced this launch for the 2018/2019 ski season.

  • Kimpton Fitzroy London, the first UK hotel from boutique luxury brand has opened its doors in Bloomsbury.


  • Dorado Beach - A Ritz Carlton Reserve, this is the first high-end resort to open in Puerto Rica since Hurricane Maria.

  • Iberostar Holguín, Cuba - more than 630 rooms for Iberostars first ‘5-star Selection’ hotel


  • Six Senses Bhutan - The luxury hotel group open the first three of six lodges in Bhutan, the Land of the Thunder Dragon.

  • Hyatt Regency Bangkok Sukhumvit, Thailand - the brand’s fourth property in Bangkok is designed to resemble a modern take on a Thai House.

  • Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi, UAE - a luxurious new addition to the region boasting 300 rooms and overlooking protected sand dunes.


  • Stanley & LivingstoneVictoria Falls, Zimbabwe - billed as the first boutique hotel in Victoria Falls it offers 16 suites overlooking a nature reserve. 



  •  by Julia Sedefdjian - France's youngest Michelin starred chef opens her first bar in Paris 

  • Garden Room - from the team behind Bourne & Hollingsworth comes a new rooftop bar perched atop the Assembly Hotel in Leicester Square, London

  • Mikkeller Bar  - an unlikely collaboration between Mikkel Borg Bjergsø from Denmark and 80’s pop star Rick Astley in Shoreditch, London

  • The Drop wine bar from the people behind Barrafina now open, Coal Drops Yard, Kings Cross, London


  • Ruby’s Vintage Cocktail & Wine Bar now open Harlem, New York,

  • NoMad Bar - an all day restaurant and bar serving simply perfect cocktails overseen by bar director Leo Robitschek, Las Vegas

  • Recreation -  a huge bar in the Moxy NYC Downtown hotel in the Financial District, NYC

  • Undercote - a new cocktail bar below Cote, the upscale Korean BBQ spot in Flatiron, NYC

  • Harlem Ale House - a new bar in a historic building in Harlem that’s been everything from a speakeasy (in the 1920s) to a bowling alley.



  • Prêt-à-Portea - The Berkley Hotel's fabulous fashion inspired high tea, London

  • Ice-skating at Somerset House, London

  • Hogwarts In The Snow - the Warner Bros Studio Tour which celebrates the wizardry behind the Harry Potter films gets a festive make-over, London

  • Taste of London: Festive Edition - the restaurant festival takes over Tobacco Docks in London from the 15th - 18th November


  • Surfing in Peru

  • Hiking with a priestess on Japan Kumano Kodo


  • Tracking snow leopards in India