The point is, we stayed at the W Minneapolis at The Foshay, and it was...kind of incredible. The last time I stayed at the W was at the Times Square, New York with my mother, and from what I remember, it was too much, sleazy, and all wrong. But take a look at this one --
You can't really see it, but there are little welcome letters on the desk. Details, my friends!
Foyer -- maybe the sleaze-lessness and charm comes from the building being so old. The Foshay is an art deco building from the 1920s.
I can't get a good photo, but these high back chairs were paired all along the foyer, and they were my favorite part.
Yeah, it was still a little too much, but sometimes more is more.
P.S. I studied for the GREs last night. The things Norman gets me to do...