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Style + Design

Is It Possible for Vintage Books to be our Achilles' Heel?

Posted by Drake, 4 years, 6 months ago

We could spend hours browsing through vintage book stores. Everything from their cracked spines, strange images to graphic design the love letter to these artefacts would be endless. Our favourite local vintage book store is The Monkey's Paw. Check out a few of the covers + pages of these covered oddities.

Hotel + Travel

8 Days a Week; Drake is turning Eight!

Posted by Drake, 4 years, 7 months ago

Here at Drake, there's always so much on the go that it feels like any 'ole week contains eight days worth of excitement. But to celebrate our eighth birthday, we're unleashing eight full days of fun! Join us from February 8th - 15th for our birthday bash.

Hotel + Travel

Our Favourite Ice Rinks

Posted by Zoe Shapiro, 4 years, 8 months ago

Whether it reminds you of good old fashioned fun or epitomizes celebrating winter in the city; here's our round-up of some of our favourite ice-rinks all over the world!

Food + Drink

NOW's Best Cocktail Bar

Posted by Jon Humphrey, 4 years, 9 months ago

How did we commemorate being awarded Citywide Best Cocktail Bar by NOW Magazine Readers? By creating new cocktails of course, (for only $8) as a thank-you to everyone who voted for us!


What's In The Box

Posted by Drake, 4 years, 9 months ago

Our annual Boxing Week festival is back; between Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve, Drake presents five bands for five nights for five bucks!

Hotel + Travel

Fodor's 100 Hotel Award

Posted by Drake, 4 years, 9 months ago

We're proud as punch; we won a Fodor's 100 Hotel Award!