Hotel Reviews

Svachovka: Soaking Up (and In) the Fairytale Flavor of South Bohemia

Svachovka: Soaking Up (and In) the Fairytale Flavor of South Bohemia

Svachovka, a unique hotel in Cesky Krumlov in the Czech Republic is just 5 minutes from the fairytale town, where you can golf and savor local food, Czech beer and distilled spirits all made on site, and even relax in an authentic Czech beer spa. A dream retreat in South Bohemia!

McMenamins Forest Grove: Jerry Garcia is Alive and Well at the Grand Lodge Hotel in Oregon

McMenamins Forest Grove: Jerry Garcia is Alive and Well at the Grand Lodge Hotel in Oregon

McMenamins Forest Grove hotel - the Grand Lodge - is like a dream, in the best possible way. The quirky hotel in Oregon’s Tualatin Valley has original artwork, great food, family activities, and so many fun things to do. McMenamins Grand Lodge - one of the most unique hotels in the US!

Mermaids & Manatees At The Crystal Blue Lagoon B&B, Crystal River, Florida

Mermaids & Manatees At The Crystal Blue Lagoon B&B, Crystal River, Florida

Whether you come for the scalloping, to swim with manatees, or the world class fishing, Crystal River, Florida has a lot to enjoy. And if you're looking for where to stay in Crystal River, FL or hotels near Three Sisters Springs, it's hard to beat the Crystal Blue Lagoon B&B for it's unique mermaid and manatees personality both inside and out.

CHECKING IN! Villa Mazzi: The Montepulciano Agriturismo That Feels Like Home

CHECKING IN! Villa Mazzi: The Montepulciano Agriturismo That Feels Like Home

Wondering where to stay in Tuscany, Italy? A Tuscan farmhouse - or agriturismo - is a popular option. If you want to explore the picturesque Val d'Orcia and stay in an authentic and family-friendly place, Villa Mazzi is a Montepulciano agriturismo that feels like home! 

CHECKING IN! Hotel Le Renaie: As Warm As The Heart of Tuscany

CHECKING IN! Hotel Le Renaie: As Warm As The Heart of Tuscany

I was thankful to be here after an interesting white-knuckle ride from Florence on the dark winding roads through Tuscany. My first impression upon arrival at Hotel Le Renaie felt like a warm enveloping hug, and set the tone for our stay in San Gimignano!

CHECKING IN! Il Macinello: Our Heartwarming Stay in a Tuscany Agriturismo

CHECKING IN! Il Macinello: Our Heartwarming Stay in a Tuscany Agriturismo

A stay at Il Macinello, a warm and welcoming Tuscan agriturismo was not at all what we expected in Tuscany. The accommodations were wonderful, but the added cooking and enjoying dinner with new friends made it so much more.

CHECKING IN! Tierra de Leyendas: Right at Home In the Southernmost City in the World

CHECKING IN! Tierra de Leyendas: Right at Home In the Southernmost City in the World

The next time you find yourself traveling to Ushuaia, Argentina - the end of the world and southernmost city in the world - you’ll need a cozy place to stay before you head off to hike Tierra del Fuego or on your Antarctic expedition. We couldn’t recommend Tierra de Leyendas more for a relaxing stay.

A Room With A View: The House Of Love Airbnb, Florence, Italy

A Room With A View: The House Of Love Airbnb, Florence, Italy

When it comes to travel, I believe there are times to cut corners and times to splurge. But going the budget route when it comes to lodging can often end in disappointment and put a real damper on your vacation. Check out this Airbnb, Florence, Italy with a million dollar view in the historic heart of the city. 

CHECKING IN! EcoCamp: Luxe Glamping in Patagonia in the Heart of Torres del Paine

CHECKING IN! EcoCamp: Luxe Glamping in Patagonia in the Heart of Torres del Paine

Where do you stay in the wilds of Chilean Patagonia if you're not exactly the camping type? Add a little luxury to the natural camping experience and voila! EcoCamp: the perfect eco-friendly, yet ruggedly-comfortable accommodation in Torres del Paine.

CHECKING IN! Arakur: Patagonia Luxury Hotel High Above the End of the World

CHECKING IN! Arakur: Patagonia Luxury Hotel High Above the End of the World

There are times we travel to lose ourself in the place we are going, and other times it's all about where we're staying.  When you travel all the way to the end of the world to Ushuaia, Argentina, thankfully it can be both.