The Weekender: 09.30.16

By Lotuff Leather

State of the Art: See inside a select few hotels that might as well be galleries, too: their lobbies are replete with art from Damien Hirst, Andy Warhol, and more. | W Magazine

One for the Books: The oldest library on the planet is renovated and reopening to the public in Morocco after decades of stagnation. | The Guardian | 

Botanical Spirit: An interesting and informative history of gin and the effort that goes into its distillation, all so we can enjoy martinis and Negronis. | HighSnobiety |

Dining All Over the World: Monocle's latest publication, the Guide to Drinking and Dining, is a useful compilation of all the world's best restaurants and markets. Happy eating! | Uncrate |