Category Archives: Hotel Information

Voss Water – Crazy Expensive

Voss Water I thought I had seen it all – not really – but an interesting saying nevertheless… Voss water shocked me.  A couple of weeks ago my family and I traveled to the Bay area.  We stayed in a … Continue reading

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Business Travel and European Hotels

I believe I have always paid attention to cultural differences in various parts of the world.  My career and the nature of my job have been very important factor in allowing me to see various countries (many of them on … Continue reading

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Hilton Hotel in Paris Resorts to Duct Tape

Have you seen the (I believe) famous Canadian comedy show The Red Green Show?  I liked it a lot (10-15 years ago) – it was shown on PBS…The main character Red (Steve Smith) is the leader of Possum Lodge and a … Continue reading

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The Prince Sakura Tower Tokyo, Autograph Collection

The Prince Sakura Tower: Renovated Hotel, but Value for Money is Average I have stayed in this hotel quite a few times since 2005. The hotel was renovated recently – in the last year or so, my last stay was … Continue reading

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Narita to Shinagawa – When Your Plane Arrives Late at Night

If you are traveling to Japan and Narita specifically, you will need to consider options for how to get to your hotel or other destination into Tokyo.  Most often used methods of getting from the airport to many destinations in … Continue reading

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Bulgarian Beaches – Sunny Beach

Bulgaria is a country that offers great resorts and activities both in the winter and in the summer.  I will spend some time over the next few days to provide updates on the beaches my family and I have traveled … Continue reading

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IHG Rewards – fails on a survey

Not sure if any of you out there have had my experience with survey taking at IHG (Intercontinental Hotels Group) – but I just had a frustrating experience. I am sitting in the Admirals Club on my way from a … Continue reading

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Hotel Safe – Comments on an Article On-line

I came across an article from an otherwise good travel blog "Perrin Post" which highlighted some things about the hotel room safes that I believe are both clearly stated by most hotels and should be known to us travelers. Just … Continue reading

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A Nice, Luxury Hotel Comes Up in Beijing — Also a Bird’s Eye View of the Guo Mao Area of the City

Beijing has a new hotel — Well, a big deal, right?  Why is that an important event to write or comment about it?  I think this one is different — it offers a unique view of the city.  Beijing has … Continue reading

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