Staying at Villa Cordevigo Relais & Chateaux in Cavaion, Italy

French | Italy Europe

Europe

June 09, 2019

French

Staying at Villa Cordevigo Relais & Chateaux in Cavaion, Italy

Arriving at a closed gate, the receptionist answered: “Good morning sir, welcome to Villa Cordevigo”. I drove the alley between high trees, left my car at the parking, and walked to the…

June 09, 2019 | Hotels | Italy

A Relaxing and Classy Breakfast at The Phoenicia Hotel, Malta

Breakfast & Coffee | Malta Europe

Europe

April 14, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

A Relaxing and Classy Breakfast at The Phoenicia Hotel, Malta

Served in the main hotel restaurant, breakfast opens at seven every morning proposing an open buffet of local and international choices. Start by a fizzy Prosecco drink, a coffee and indulge yourself…

April 14, 2019 | Hotels | Malta

Le Sofitel Strasbourg: A Great Location, Pleasant Rooms and Tasty Breakfast

Breakfast & Coffee | Alsace France Europe

France

December 24, 2018

Breakfast & Coffee

Le Sofitel Strasbourg: A Great Location, Pleasant Rooms and Tasty Breakfast

At walking distance from the heart of Strasbourg, meters away from the main place and the cathedral, the Sofitel is your perfect choice for a week around the "capital of Christmas." Staying in Alsace…

December 24, 2018 | Hotels | Alsace

The Fabulous Mist… Your Escape to Ehden

Hotels | North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

May 07, 2017

Hotels

The Fabulous Mist… Your Escape to Ehden

A reception glowing from all sides, a wide lobby decorated with stripes of wood, colorful paintings and large spaces for relaxation and socializing... welcome to the Mist, one of Lebanon's most…

May 07, 2017 | Recommended | North Lebanon

Spending the Weekend at Le Gray Beirut: A Memorable Experience

Hotels | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

May 02, 2017

Hotels

Spending the Weekend at Le Gray Beirut: A Memorable Experience

Nestled in the heart of Beirut and facing Martyrs Square is an hotel which has been known for the past years to be one of the country's best. Hotel Le Gray is where I come for a rich breakfast at…

May 02, 2017 | Recommended | Beirut Central District

L'Auberge de la Mer: A Soothing Escape Within Lebanon

Hotels | Batroun North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

North Lebanon

August 14, 2015

Hotels

L'Auberge de la Mer: A Soothing Escape Within Lebanon

In Batroun, on the Mediterranean Sea, sits a Phoenician wall, thousands of years of history, an old fishing port and a small boutique hotel "L’Auberge de la Mer ". Built in the 19th…

August 14, 2015 | Recommended | Batroun

The Impressive Mondrian Hotel, at Sea Containers London

Hotels | London UK Europe

UK

May 23, 2015

Hotels

The Impressive Mondrian Hotel, at Sea Containers London

A superb first impression, amazing design, inspirational, music, details... Welcome to the Mondrian Hotel at Sea Containers London. Seductive and striking, Mondrian London at Sea Containers brings…

May 23, 2015 | Recommended | London

Spending a Night at The Regency Palace Hotel, Amman

Hotels | Amman Jordan Middle East

Jordan

May 27, 2014

Hotels

Spending a Night at The Regency Palace Hotel, Amman

During a tour around Jordan this week, I spent my first night of the trip at The Regency Palace Hotel. As we reached the building I remembered that I have previously visited this hotel back in…

May 27, 2014 | Reviews | Amman

The Peninsula Paris: New Standards in Design, Luxury and Comfort

News

March 28, 2014

News

The Peninsula Paris: New Standards in Design, Luxury and Comfort

The Peninsula Hotels makes its grand entrance into Europe with The Peninsula Paris set to open on August 1.  Setting spectacular new standards in design, luxury and comfort, this century-old classic…

March 28, 2014

2013: Best Breakfast at Five Star Hotels in Lebanon

Breakfast & Coffee | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

December 10, 2013

Breakfast & Coffee

2013: Best Breakfast at Five Star Hotels in Lebanon

  I think by now you have realized my 'love' for having breakfast at a hotel. Every time I step into a hotel in any country, I just dream of the morning after and imagine what their breakfast…

December 10, 2013 | Restaurants | Lebanon

Breakfast at Le Gray: Starting Your Day in Style

Breakfast & Coffee | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

September 23, 2013

Breakfast & Coffee

Breakfast at Le Gray: Starting Your Day in Style

I thought I had visited almost all of the major five-star hotels for breakfast in Lebanon. I was actually working on publishing my verdict until I found out by pure coincidence that Le Gray has…

September 23, 2013 | Recommended | Beirut Central District

Le Royal Monceau – Raffles Paris Gets “Palace Distinction”

Spotted Stories

July 04, 2013

Spotted Stories

Le Royal Monceau – Raffles Paris Gets “Palace Distinction”

Le Royal Monceau – Raffles Paris has joined the ranks of superstar Paris hotels, having been granted the official “Palace Distinction” – one step higher than five stars…

July 04, 2013

Hotel Saint George, El Djazair: A Vivid Idea of Algeria's History

Hotels | Algeria Africa

Africa

May 26, 2013

Hotels

Hotel Saint George, El Djazair: A Vivid Idea of Algeria's History

Opened in 1889, the Saint George hotel gives you a vivid impression of the history of Algeria, its culture and art. built on a site of a former Arab-Ottoman palace and surrounded by a luxuriant…

May 26, 2013 | Reviews | Algeria

The Landmark Hotel, Amman

Hotels | Amman Jordan Middle East

Jordan

November 24, 2012

Hotels

The Landmark Hotel, Amman

The Landmark Hotel is where I was invited to stay during my last visit to Amman. At first, and by checking the website, I thought that it might be better to stay at more renowned luxury hotel brands…

November 24, 2012 | Reviews | Amman

Lovely Nights Spent at the Sheraton Hotel: Abu Dhabi

Hotels | Abu Dhabi UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

November 10, 2012

Hotels

Lovely Nights Spent at the Sheraton Hotel: Abu Dhabi

It is nice to remember sometimes that professional hotels still exist, especially when the establishment has been around for some time. Old doesn't mean bad... Maintenance and upgrade are crucial.…

November 10, 2012 | Recommended | Abu Dhabi

Relais & Chateaux: Grand Hôtel du Lion d'Or, Romorantin-Lanthenay

Hotels | Loiret France Europe

France

October 02, 2012

Hotels

Relais & Chateaux: Grand Hôtel du Lion d'Or, Romorantin-Lanthenay

My quest to discover the Loiret region and visit as many castles as possible has started. I wanted this trip to be special by choosing fine hotels with the same spirit as the region's history. Relais…

October 02, 2012 | Recommended | Loiret

The Luxurious Sofitel St.James Hotel, London

Hotels | London UK Europe

UK

September 29, 2012

Hotels

The Luxurious Sofitel St.James Hotel, London

In the heart of the capital, and just a few blocks away from all major touristic attractions is this trip's wonderful choice: The Sofitel St. James. It all starts with the first impression, a…

September 29, 2012 | Recommended | London

Les Menus Restaurant: A Fine Dining Experience by Pierre Gagnaire at the Lotte Moscow

French | Moscow Russia

Russia

September 15, 2012

French

Les Menus Restaurant: A Fine Dining Experience by Pierre Gagnaire at the Lotte Moscow

Les Menus: "Listen to what you eat" Les Menus, in Moscow, presents the bold and experimental cuisine of Michelin three-star chef Pierre Gagnaire, regarded as one of today's most innovative and…

September 15, 2012 | Michelin | Moscow

A Five Stars Breakfast in the Room at Hotel Le Gray, Beirut

Breakfast & Coffee | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

September 01, 2012

Breakfast & Coffee

A Five Stars Breakfast in the Room at Hotel Le Gray, Beirut

Writing about Le Gray hotel is not a new thing specially that I've shown my appreciation several times for my favorite hotel in town and in my opinion one of the most professional ones. I already…

September 01, 2012 | International Cuisine | Beirut

The Four Seasons Riyadh at Kingdom Center

Hotels | Riyadh KSA GCC Middle East

KSA

March 28, 2012

Hotels

The Four Seasons Riyadh at Kingdom Center

"Finest Technological Luxury" The Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh is considered the center, the reference and a meeting point for all major businessmen around the city. Riyadh has only two very long…

March 28, 2012 | Reviews | Riyadh

The Kempinski Residences & Suites, Doha

Hotels | Doha Qatar GCC Middle East

Qatar

March 27, 2012

Hotels

The Kempinski Residences & Suites, Doha

The Kempinski Doha is one of the most luxurious hotels around the city. Its 60 floors are divided into small, medium and large suites or apartments if you want to say since the one I stayed in was…

March 27, 2012 | Reviews | Doha

Kempinski Hotel Dukes' Palace Bruges, Belgium

Hotels | Bruges Belgium Europe

Belgium

February 25, 2012

Hotels

Kempinski Hotel Dukes' Palace Bruges, Belgium

The name says it all.  It’s a hotel that offers great amenities and is even good enough for an actual duke, or any other royalty for that matter! You really live a duke's experience…

February 25, 2012 | Recommended | Bruges

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