Mark C. O'Flaherty

Why I love MONA

Why I love MONA

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

Is it the world’s most exciting contemporary art institution? Or is it just that all the others are so awful

The best gay bar in the whole wide world | Julius’, New York

The best gay bar in the whole wide world | Julius’, New York

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

This gay corner of Greenwich Village is the epitome of Old New York

Review: La Compagnie – London (LTN) to New Jersey (EWR)

Review: La Compagnie – London (LTN) to New Jersey (EWR)

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

"Everything about Luton is contrived to insult the no-frills passenger and put them in their place. It wants to big itself up with putting 'London' in the name, fine: on its own terms, then, it’s a national disgrace"

Let’s locate the thermal exhaust port on the Walkie-Talkie, and send the Rebel Alliance in…

Let’s locate the thermal exhaust port on the Walkie-Talkie, and send the Rebel Alliance in…

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

Let’s locate the thermal exhaust port and send the Rebel Alliance in…

Go west, get bent | Review: Casa Cruz, London

Go west, get bent | Review: Casa Cruz, London

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

"The whole thing feels like a tarted-up 1970s classic destination – a bit Trampy, with a whole lot of hurly-Birley"

Pilgrimage to Grey Gardens

Pilgrimage to Grey Gardens

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

“Are we, by any chance, anywhere near… Grey Gardens?”

A gentile dining experience

A gentile dining experience

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

"Who gives a fig about blagging your way into the Polo Bar when you can flick through a grill menu (with a mysteriously large selection of sushi) while watching home movie footage of a bunch of guys in grey beards high-kicking through their ankle-length black coats on the Tel Aviv tarmac next to an El Al jumbo?"

Down and Out in Paris in London | Review: <em>Gods and Kings</em>

Down and Out in Paris in London | Review: Gods and Kings

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

McQueen and Galliano. Two designers. One decade apart. Two tragic stories

MSG, OMG | Review: Mission Chinese, New York

MSG, OMG | Review: Mission Chinese, New York

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

"I’d love to go back. But I never will"

Why everyone’s talking about the Peninsula Paris

Why everyone’s talking about the Peninsula Paris

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

"Maybe it’s all to do with Feng Shui. Or something"