An artist’s impression of the Hard Rock Hotel London, which will open in April.
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Travellers' Checks by Adam Nebbs

London welcomes Hard Rock Hotel, in a former haunt of Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan, Diana Ross

  • Another notable hotel opening is the first by Japanese homeware brand Muji, in Ginza, one of Tokyo’s top shopping districts
  • For those who like to sleep on the road, new manual Van Life teaches all you need to know about the camper-van lifestyle

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An artist’s impression of the Hard Rock Hotel London, which will open in April.
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General Tom Thumb, aka Charles Stratton, and Lavinia Warren Stratton with Commodore Nutt and Miss Minnie Warren, in 1864. Photo: Alamy
Adam Nebbs
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Travellers' Checks by Adam Nebbs

When General Tom Thumb wowed Hong Kong crowds with his little-person performance

  • Plus, HK Express to launch a direct route to Japan’s Miyako Islands in July, and Lonely Planet’s somewhat uninspiring anthology of travel writing

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General Tom Thumb, aka Charles Stratton, and Lavinia Warren Stratton with Commodore Nutt and Miss Minnie Warren, in 1864. Photo: Alamy
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