Explore Top Finds near Your Renaissance Hotel

Top Finds

Hand-picked recommendations from around the world.

Looking for Chinese street food in London? How about boutiques in Long Beach? Or a pop-up speakeasy in Chicago?

Throw away the guidebook and get connected to what the locals know. Whatever you want to experience on your trip, we’re plugged in and on hand to help you explore the neighborhood.

Our Navigators have curated a list of some of the most fascinating ‘must do’ experiences from each of our Hotels’ neighborhoods.

We’ve collected memorable must-sees for every one of our destinations around the globe, giving you the inside scoop on the best each Renaissance Hotel location has to offer.


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chök barcelona – The chocolate kitchen

This store experiments with chocolate. Bonbons and macarons are prepared with chocolate from their secret recipe.
Chök is a kitchen dedicated to a contemporary approach to chocolate making. This store, in the heart of the city, creates exquisite chocolate-based delicacies and confections like macarons, churros, cupcakes, crisps, bonbons and gourmet apples. Their specialties are the doughnuts that double up as wall displays and look as great as they taste.
Address: 3 Carrer del Carme, Barcelona, 08001, Spain
Phone: +34 933 04 23 60
Opening hours: Mon-Sun: 09:30am 08:30pm
chök barcelona – The chocolate kitchen - find
Photo by kthread   under license
Resized and filter applied

chök barcelona – The chocolate kitchen

This store experiments with chocolate. Bonbons and macarons are prepared with chocolate from their secret recipe.
Chök is a kitchen dedicated to a contemporary approach to chocolate making. This store, in the heart of the city, creates exquisite chocolate-based delicacies and confections like macarons, churros, cupcakes, crisps, bonbons and gourmet apples. Their specialties are the doughnuts that double up as wall displays and look as great as they taste.
Address: 3 Carrer del Carme, Barcelona, 08001, Spain
Phone: +34 933 04 23 60
Opening hours: Mon-Sun: 09:30am 08:30pm

Panjiayuan Market

Explore the diverse selection of this shop and find unique Chinese ceramics, jade beads, paintings, and other beautiful pieces.
Panjiayuan Flea Market is China's largest secondhand market. You will find all kinds of crafts, antiques, old furniture and periodicals on sale here. A must visit if you want to get your hands on some really good stuff at cheap prices. However, make sure you know the art of bargaining and are good in differentiating a real deal from a fake one. Open seven days a week, the market attracts both domestic as well as foreign tourists. Traders from all over China have their stalls put up in this market. Covering an area of 48,500 square meters, it is a place you can't afford to miss when in Beijing.
Address: 18 Hua Weili, Off Third Ring Road, Beijing, 100021, China
Phone: +86 10 5120 4673
Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 08:30 AM to 06:00 PM,Saturday to Sunday from 04:30 AM to 06:00 PM

Panjiayuan Market

Explore the diverse selection of this shop and find unique Chinese ceramics, jade beads, paintings, and other beautiful pieces.
Panjiayuan Flea Market is China's largest secondhand market. You will find all kinds of crafts, antiques, old furniture and periodicals on sale here. A must visit if you want to get your hands on some really good stuff at cheap prices. However, make sure you know the art of bargaining and are good in differentiating a real deal from a fake one. Open seven days a week, the market attracts both domestic as well as foreign tourists. Traders from all over China have their stalls put up in this market. Covering an area of 48,500 square meters, it is a place you can't afford to miss when in Beijing.
Address: 18 Hua Weili, Off Third Ring Road, Beijing, 100021, China
Phone: +86 10 5120 4673
Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 08:30 AM to 06:00 PM,Saturday to Sunday from 04:30 AM to 06:00 PM

Living Art Campaign At Siam Ocean World

Get a chance to swim with sharks & sting rays, see deadly ocean predators in the 270-degree tunnel & peek at over 30,000 aquatic species.
Honored as the largest aquarium in Southeast Asia, Siam Ocean World is especially popular with tourists and school groups. Visitors enjoy seven different areas including open ocean, which has a walk-through viewing tunnel to spot sharks and rays. Additional attractions include daily activities like feeding times, diving or walking with sharks, a glass bottom boat ride, and a 4D Xventure theatre, most of which require additional payment over the basic entrance fee. The place tries to be informative and educational, and is a good way to occupy children bored by shopping at the Siam Paragon.
Address: 991 Rama 1 Road, Siam Paragon Shopping Center, Bangkok, 10330, Thailand
Phone: +66 2 687 2000
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 09:00 PM