Day: May 12, 2019

Pokemon: Detective Pikachu fails to spark

Pokemon: Detective Pikachu fails to spark

★☆☆☆☆ Pokemon is a genuine cultural phenomenon. It’s a franchise over 20 years old spanning across card and console games, TV shows, animated movies and other merchandise, grossing north of $90bn. I have never played or watched any of it before. I am certain that for fans who have followed ...

Beats: Pulsating rave drama

Beats: Pulsating rave drama

★★★★☆ The 1994 Criminal Justice Act gave police officers the power to shut down events at which music “wholly or predominantly characterised by the emission of a succession of repetitive beats” was being played, a clearly personal attack at rave culture. This fact opens Beats, and is referred to throughout ...

Eight of the best hotels in Barcelona

Eight of the best luxury hotels in Barcelona

Exploring some of the Catalonian capital's swankiest hotels This is TLE’s guide to eight of the best luxury hotels in Barcelona is for those looking for a memorable stay in Spain's second largest city. Barcelona, one of the most-visited cities in Europe, is full of architectural gems, restaurants and bars ...