Looking for a charming boutique hotel in Paris that's clean, reasonable, and convenient? Owners Catherine and Josef Wehrle have created the perfect Parisian retreat at the New Orient Hotel.
Take a journey with me to a historic lodge that beckons to a simpler era, and to a hauntingly beautiful rain forest—all nestled within the protective embrace of the National Park Service.
Looking for a charming and historic chateau in the Loire Valley to call home for a few days? Set among the vineyards in the perfect French country setting is the wonderful Chateau de Pintray.
This is an in-depth review of Holiday Inn Express Porto Exponor, based on our thorough testing of the facilities during an 11-night stay. It aims to give potential guests an insight into what this hotel offers to help them decide whether this is the right place for them.
Bangkok's Khao San Road is a great place to find budget hotels and cheap guesthouses. You can read reviews here of popular places to stay and find out where you can get the best hotel discounts online for accommodations in Khao San Road Bangkok, Thailand.
Vacationers and tenants need to be vigilant when moving into a new rental. Several instances of hidden spy cameras have come to light recently. Don't compromise your privacy—carry out basic checks for surveillance devices.
Looking for a comfortable hotel near London Heathrow airport, within reach of central London and Windsor? Check out this thorough review of Holiday Inn London Heathrow Terminal 5. Visit the hotel through the eyes of experienced hotel guests to find out how they rated the facilities and the service.
After choosing a destination and booking flights, accommodation is next on the list to sort. Deciding where to stay is not always easy. This thorough review of Holiday Inn Prague Airport is aimed at helping you make the decision about whether this is the best place for you to stay.
A complete first-hand review of Bed and Breakfast You and Me. Conveniently located in the heart of Venice, this charming bed and breakfast makes for the perfect retreat while visiting Italy.
Looking for a hotel in Prague? Read on to experience Hilton Prague through the eyes of a fellow traveler. This article has a real 'try before you buy' feel to it. Find out what it's like to stay there and how to make the most of your time, and get tips on how to get the best value for your money.
A uniquely Japanese concept, capsule hotels have become yet another symbol of the unusual ingenuity associated with Japan. In this article, I round-up my favourite capsules for you to experience.
Have you ever considered staying in a convent or monastery? They are located all over Europe and offer an economical and unique experience that's a little bit off the beaten path.
This forest retreat on the Turquoise Coast is a delight for families, nature lovers, and free-spirited travelers of all kinds.
Surrounded by water, Stanley Park is a playground and green space in Vancouver, BC offering much in the way of enjoyment to locals and visitors alike. My photos and other's videos show some of this glorious landscape. Our stay at the nearby Westin Bayshore Hotel was a delight.
A detailed review of InterContinental Hotel Prague. Discover what it's like to stay in this 5-star hotel in the Czech capital. Get money-saving tips and find out how to make the most of your stay. Learn about interesting guests from the past. How to live the high life without spending the earth.
This affordable luxury hotel in the heart of Metro Manila doesn't disappoint. With delightful staff, stylish rooms, and dozens of eateries (from street food to gourmet) within a short walk, it's the place to be when staying in Manila!
Figure out whether you should stay at the Silica Hotel when you visit Iceland, or if you should just visit the Blue Lagoon and go back to Reykjavik.
After spending almost a week at the Legacy Golf Resort in Phoenix, Arizona as someone who doesn't golf, I'm excited to report my unique experience. You may be surprised what it's like to stay at this resort if you don't golf.
Have you always wanted to stay at a ryokan but do not know how to get started? These tips will help you get your bearings straight in no time!
This is a brief but very complete review of the Ocean Creek Resort in Myrtle Beach, SC. We stayed here in 2010. I offer this review to help make your vacation choice easier.
Looking for a So Cal escape for at least 24 hours, drive to the charming beach village of Carlsbad to enjoy good food, breathtaking sunsets, paddle boarding and a few hours at the beach themed spa.
This is a personal review of the Dunas Suites & Villas Resort in Maspalomas in southern Gran Canaria—a 4-star accommodation that should be considered by any who wish to visit this island on vacation.
Looking for something a little different on your next trip to Italy? Check out an agriturismo for your accommodations. They offer a unique experience that you won't find at a hotel or bed and breakfast.
Review of Legoland Florida Resort Hotel in Orlando—experienced by a family of four with two small boys ages three and five.
9 ways to make your family trip stress-free by ensuring that you spend enough time together and that you get some time to yourself too.
This article lists five accommodation options that might be useful for those traveling to Japan and looking for lodging that is slightly different than a standard hotel. If that sounds like you, read on!
A review of the Holiday Inn Prague Congress Centre, based on two stays in three different rooms. Read on to hear how we fared and to find out if this might be the ideal base for your visit to Prague. A no-holds-barred review, highlighting the good and not-so-good points from a stay of seven nights.
We’re here to give you a few tips on how you can make the most of your hotel stay, whether through extra service or freebies.
Scored free accommodation in a place you’ve always wanted to visit? These tips will help you be the houseguest that gets invited back. It's easy to be an amazing guest. It’s all a matter of etiquette.
I spent two weeks at the Sensatori Tenerife Hotel in Alcala, Spain. I provide a review of the hotel itself, the services, staff attitudes, and other general observations both good and bad.
Nestled in the shadow of Mount Banahaw in the Quezon Province of the Philippines, this country club has a lot to offer other than golf. In this article, you will discover the best and worst aspects of Graceland Estates.
Visiting Italy does not have to break the bank. With a little research and preparation, you can find wonderful accommodations for a reasonable price. Learn how.
We learned a thing or two about pet-friendly hotels on Route 66 during our summer vacation. Here are the places we loved and the ones we did not.
The top five best places I have stayed in Boracay, Philippines. Borocay is a small slice of island paradise.
Drawn to visit the Kyneton Annual Daffodil Festival, we found the Fox Family's 'Bringalbit' in nearby Sidonia has everything a holiday maker seeking accommodation on a farm could envisage, and then some! Lovely walks to view gardens, a lake, cattle, sheep, poultry—even art and cookery classes!
The Grand Canyon Railway Hotel streamlined our trip with a package deal that included our hotel stay, meals, a train ride to and from the Canyon, and a bus tour at the rim.
Just because Mexico is one of the most affordable destinations, it does not mean that you should not try to get even better deals on your stay. Here are some tips that will help you save money.
Choosing a hostel can make or break your backpacking adventure. Before heading to Hostel World and booking the cheapest hostel, there are some things you should know about choosing a hostel.
A thorough review of a winter break in Hotel Port Denia, including detailed descriptions of the room and hotel facilities from a guest perspective. Find out how to make the most of a less-than-perfect experience with tips on how to put your case to hotel management and obtain a free upgrade.
After countless hours of research, I chose the Michelangelo Hotel's Junior Suite as my home base for my trip to New York City. This turned out to be the best bang for my buck in the area, and here's why.
Ever wondered what might be going on behind the scenes at your hotel? In this article, you will learn all about what hotel staff want you to know (even if you wish you didn't!).
This lodge is a gorgeous reminder of the Depression-era efforts of the WPA. The dazzling artistry of this lodge's construction and furnishings is just as amazing now as when the Timberline was first built.
An honest review of Vdara Hotel & Spa in Las Vegas. Learn all the pros and cons of staying at this hotel.
Long Lake Resort is one of Oklahoma's best kept secrets and one of the most beautiful places in Southeast Oklahoma.
Our trip to Amsterdam was inspired by the opportunity to stay in the InterContinental Amstel Hotel, a 5-star hotel in a palatial building overlooking the River Amstel. Read on to find out whether the experience matched up to our expectations in this detailed account of our stay.
Not sure if you are getting scammed online? Tired of shady reviews? These five things will tell you if you have found the right hostel for your traveling soul.
Love hotels are, essentially, normal hotels except that you can pay by the hour and are rarely allowed to remain for longer than 24 hours.
This article is meant to dispel the myth that it is too expensive to stay on property during a Walt Disney World Vacation. Specifically, it will highlight the moderate level resorts.
Agriturismo Le Caggiole is located just outside of the medieval town of Montepulciano. The beautifully restored farmhouse is the perfect setting for a visit to the Val d'Orcia region of Tuscany.
This guide will help you to choose the best hotel for your trip to the Big Island depending on what you will be doing in Hawaii. From Kona, to Waikoloa, to Hilo, this guide will help you find a temporary home on the island.
New England is home to some of the best inns and lodges in the United States. From Maine to Rhode Island, these retreats will meet everything from your simplest needs to your most luxurious dreams.
Looking for a budget hotel in Prague? Read this review of Ibis Prague Wenceslas Square based on two separate one-night stays. Take a detailed look at three different rooms through the eyes of experienced travelers. Make the most of your stay. Read about nearby sights and a recommended eating place.
If your travels are taking you to Lucca and you’re wondering where to stay, look no further. Relais San Lorenzo is located in a beautifully restored palace and offers an exceptional level of service.
The Lighthouse Keeper Program allows vacationers to spend a week or more working and living in a participating Great Lakes lighthouse such as Grand Traverse on Lake Michigan and Tawas Point on Lake Huron.