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Many San Francisco hotels near the financial district are hit or miss, unless you spring for a top chain like the Hilton or the Hyatt. A few weeks ago I took a chance on CQ Club Quarters Hotel hoping for …

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To truly experience Santa Cruz–especially the Santa Cruz Harbor, The Chardonnay II Tour is a must. Enjoying a trip on the Chardonnay was on my Fiancé’s bucket list; both being Santa Cruzians, we decided to check that off the list …

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When the weather turns cold, nothing beats a cozy cabin surrounded by evergreen forest and a scenic lake. If you’re looking for a rustic setting in California that hasn’t been overrun by the Tahoe sprawl, check out Bass Lake about …

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Home town disappointment at Pixie Deli in Aptos. Pixie Environment: limited seating, beach-view, wooden tables, and little umbrellas. Usually a busy location and moderately high wait time. Pixie Staff : I rarely comment that service was poor or bad but …

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Zeni Ethiopian Restaurant – San Jose, CA

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Have you tried Injera, wat, gomen, or kitfo? Then you need to try authentic Ethiopian food at– Zeni Ethiopian Restaurant. Zeni Environment: Inside there’s two seating options: regular table/chairs or traditional. Our suggestion, if you’re having Ethiopian food for the …

 

The Point – Chophouse & Lounge – Santa Cruz, CA

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When I heard ‘Chophouse and Lounge’ I didn’t exactly assume The Point Chophouse and Lounge would have a killer breakfast menu–but I was wonderfully wrong. The Point Environment – Comfortable, warm, relaxing, clean, spacious, and modern. The Point Staff – easy-going, responsive, kind, …

 

Las Vegas Hard Rock Hotel Paradise Towers

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If you’ve attended more than one rock concert, you’ll feel right at home in the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas . Besides a full casino, you’ll find plenty of restaurants (6), shops and pubs both indoor and …

 

Hotel in Rome? Triplomat stays at Hotel Quirinale

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Deciding on a central location for touring Rome can be confusing. Vatican? Spanish Steps? Colloseum? Roman Forum? St. Peter’s Basilica? All are within walking distance from a comfortable room at Rome’s Hotel Quirinale We used booking.com to choose Quiranale at …

 

Hotels in Sorrento? Try near Sorrento in Vico Equense – Cubo Apartment Hotels

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Any tour of Italy must include the Amalfi coast, a day trip to Capri, and a room with a view of the amazing coastline.  We used bookings.com to find our hotel just North of Sorrento.  Cubo Apartment Resort keeps beautiful …

 

Oslo City Centre Hotel

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We booked the Oslo City Centre Hotel to be near the major sights in Oslo.  Located on Stortingsgata across the park from Karl Johans Gate, the Oslo hotel is close to everything. After a 50 minute train ride from Gardermoen …