Can Do Chengdu

Gunning to be China’s next big hot spot, Chengdu is gearing up to unleash a slew of impressive projects this year, one of which is luxury hotel group Swire’s The Temple House.  It’s the third in Swire’s line of “House” brand hotels following the swanky Upper House in Hong Kong and artsy Opposite House in Beijing. We got our hands dirty on all of the food & beverage venues including a super sultry cocktail bar, a soaring signature Italian restaurant and bar, a modern all day café plus an outdoor bar or two for good measure.  Points to the first person to grab a drink from the in-bar, lazy susan, fire-pit-cocktail-service. And they said it couldn’t be done…