From "backwater" to "quirky"

This BBC travel article about Hudson is suitably British, with its description of a "largely unremarkable and economically-depressed backwater" turned into a "a quirky weekend destination." By the way: there's a rumor the Ace Hotel has been looking at Hudson. [via @Taghkanic] [BBC] [Sam Pratt]

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