From the latest fashion pop-ups to the best art gigs, a new website from GrandLife Hotels is casting fresh light on downtown New York. The outfit behind boutique favourites Soho Grand and Tribeca Grand has taken its celebrated culture site,, revamped it and merged it with its hotel site to create a rich taste of this extraodinary city, with tips from local luminaries, neighbourhood guides and a neatly curated online shop. has called on a who’s who of local tastemakers - from fashion bloggers to actors, photographers, artists, architects and writers - to shed light on the city. Plus, on the SwedenUnlimited-designed site, you’ll find news and features on everything from dining and night spots and impromptu fashion week shows to book launches and graphic design exhibitions. Meanwhile, filling the online store are the latest fragrances from Danish fashion designer Henrik Vibskov and vintage New York photographs from the 1940s and 50s.