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Music Monday

Dire Straits - Sultans of Swing

Posted by Drake, 2 years ago


With summer just around the corner, it's time to get ready for baseball season (as well as ripping guitar solos). Luckily, Mark Knopfler and Dire Straits help us achieve both.
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Food + Drink

French Fries vs. Chips: A Deep Fried History

Posted by Drake, 2 years ago

Do you ever wonder who invented the burger's best accessory? We're not talking buns, silly- we're talking fries! Whether you call them chips and enjoy in a newspaper bed or put ketchup on them like the boy with glasses, fries have become a western staple.

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Art

Distorted Gravity: Photography by Anka Zhuravleva

Posted by Drake, 2 years ago

Russian artist, Anka Zhuravleva has created these breathtaking images in her series "Distorted Gravity." Each one gives us chills and makes us wish that we could fly!

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Our People

Drake Life

Posted by Drake, 2 years ago

Drake’s employment culture is focused on supporting our staff to build long term and rewarding careers. We believe that the best way to do this is to have fun and take time to celebrate achievements! We learn through our successes and mistakes, challenge ourselves to keep growing and most importantly, communicate openly and with respect for one another. As a member of our team you'll quickly see that The Drake Hotel is more than just a place to work. It is a place for our staff to live, play, give, learn and grow.

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Green

Eating in the Dark is Green: Our Earth Hour Dinner

Posted by Drake, 2 years ago

We had so much fun on Saturday night dining in the dark with you. Check out some of the photos from our green foodie event. With acoustic tunes provided by Peirson Ross, the night was a treat for our ears + bellies.

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Music Monday

Air France (Memory Tapes Version) - It Feels Good to be Around You

Posted by Drake, 2 years ago


Air France's new song is pretty perfect on its own. Now that Memory Tapes has remixed it, we can certainly say that this is one spring tune we want stuck in our heads!

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