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The Redbury, at the cross-streets of then and now
The Redbury, at the cross-streets of then and now

Tour guides, developers and city boosters have long struggled to resolve Hollywood's split personality. Glamorous in reputation, the city is often gritty in reality. The creators of the Redbury @ Hollywood and Vine, a new boutique hotel at the famous intersection, cleverly channels the tension between the dueling personalities to create a mash-up of contrasting worlds. It's old and new; rowdy and peaceful; elegant and raw; stinky and highly perfumed; designed for a quick cocktail or a weeklong stay. With its Jules Verne meets Steve Jobs meets Queen Victoria look, it may be the first Steampunk hotel. But if you aren't familiar with Steampunk's high-tech Victorian...

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