The goal is to bring the price down. Many older and current systems are very complex, involving a host of motors to keep dozens or hundreds of carefully polished mirrors focused on the sun. So the team focused instead on making a dish that only requires a simple electronic system to keep it aimed at the sun and pump water into the collector coil to be heated into steam.
Upshall, who has played 759 National Hockey League games, with stops with the Nashville Predators, the Philadelphia Flyers, the Arizona Coyotes, the Columbus Blue Jackets, the Florida Panthers and the St. Louis Blues, has been down the PTO road before. In fact, this will be his third try.
A 100m renovation in 2004 brought the building back to its fin de sicle prime, complete with art nouveau flourishes, zsolnay tiles and wrought iron Peacock Gates, and added some extra Four Seasons pizzazz. When it comes to location, Gresham Palace’s position on the Danube, directly overlooking the twinkling lights of the Chain Bridge, also earns it 10 out of 10. The wow factor begins the moment guests set foot in the hotel’s spectacular lobby, extends to the Kollzs Brasserie Bar and continues right through to the wake up call the following morn.
At the hotel’s signature Vida Rica Restaurant, diners can enjoy a sumptuous six course Christmas Eve dinner and an exquisite four course Christmas Day dinner. Menu highlights include duck liver terrine with Gluehwein reduction, blue lobster with caviar, and pan seared wild sea bass with champagne risotto. The Christmas Eve dinner is priced at MOP1,088 per person, and the Christmas Day dinner set is MOP 788 per person.
I immediately hit the large furniture section, which included everything from couches and lounge chairs to beds and dressers, made by well known furniture makers like Magnussen, Marge Carson and Thomas O Some of the items looked like they been through a lot of handling but Brad Bondroff, president of C Mart, promised, we have is brand new. Most items had price tags from the original stores or manufacturers, with C Mart tag on top, allowing shoppers to see the big discounts they were getting. I saw a white, distressed round table and four chairs for about $1,600, down from the original price of $4,300.
It was a reminder that, never mind the Houston series, the Warriors aren’t as vulnerable as they seem. They’ve become hardened champions. It’s a useful trait because age and mileage will eventually take a toll on Golden State, and the challengers will keep coming.