It must have been at least ten years ago when a trendwatcher introduced me to Mama Shelter, Paris. It was the very first hotel of what is now a chain, designed by Philippe Starck. It not only offered good rooms, it was also a place for hipsters and other fancy people to mingle and mix. Taking pictures and sharing them on social media and live in the hotel was a way to bond with one another. I have spent many nights in that hotel and should have claimed a discount for all the other people I have sent there. We have stayed in other hotels in Paris and now for my double five Filip picked Brach. Holidays – apart from food and culture –…