What to Pack: An Illustrated Packing List for a Week in Silicon Valley

Our Artist in Residence, Megan Roy, dreams up creative projects inspired by our hotels. This time, it’s for Silicon Valley’s Hotel Avante and Avatar Hotel, located in Mountain View and Santa Clara, respectively: two boutique hotels that provide the perfect portal to the vibrant technology hub of Silicon Valley.

Hotel Avante, Mountain View:

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Avatar Hotel, Santa Clara:

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From Megan: “These illustrated packing lists reflect the brain-power that you need to bring to Silicon Valley. Clothing that is comfortable but professional, laptops, cell phones, other gadgets and plenty of reading material. Get ready to put your thinking cap on!”

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About the artist: Megan Roy is an illustrator, designer, and s’mores enthusiast from New Hampshire currently living in Los Angeles. While Megan’s favorite medium is pen on paper, she has spent time working in film and television, photography, and on large-scale installations. She has been decorating the world since 1986. You can see more of her work on Instagram and on her site.


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