When Is It OK To Sleep Naked In Hotels?
Dec27

When Is It OK To Sleep Naked In Hotels?

There are many hard-and-fast rules of etiquette to follow when traveling. But once the “do not disturb” sign goes up for the night, a particularly, um, interesting question arises: Is it OK to sleep naked in a hotel room?  The topic piqued our interest after travelers on Quora discussed the issue in a recent thread. Some cited fears about sleeping in the buff, while others saw no issue whatsoever. (C’mon, when hotel...

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Sleeping With The Dean: A New Boutique Hotel In Providence, Rhode Island by ASH NYC | Yatzer
Jan14

Sleeping With The Dean: A New Boutique Hotel In Providence, Rhode Island by ASH NYC | Yatzer

Naturally you know of, or have travelled to New York City, as well as  Boston to its northeast, so you’ll be excused if you haven’t heard of the small city of Providence which is situated somewhere in between the two. As the official capital of the state of Rhode Island, the city is home to renowned educational institutions such as Brown University and Rhode Island School of Design. Since January 2014 however, there is now one extra...

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You Can Now Stay at an Underwater Hotel Room and Sleep with the Fishes |TwistedSifter
Jan12

You Can Now Stay at an Underwater Hotel Room and Sleep with the Fishes |TwistedSifter

At the Manta Resort on the island of Pemba, Tanzania, you will find a hotel room unlike any other. Designed by Mikael Genberg of Genberg Underwater Hotels AB, is Africa’s first underwater hotel room. The Swedish-engineered, floating structure provides three distinct levels. The landing deck, at sea level, has a lounge area and bathroom facility. A ladder leads up to the roof which has a lounging area for sun worshipping by day and...

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12 of the best Airbnbs in Greece – Matador Network
Dec29

12 of the best Airbnbs in Greece – Matador Network

IN YEARS PAST, travelers had few accommodation options when traveling. Choices included hotels, motels, or, depending on the location being visited, hostels. But in recent years, Couchsurfing and Airbnb have given travelers important new options, allowing them to feel more at home than a typical hotel stay would. On some occasions, these new sorts of accommodations even provide opportunities for new friendships and meals with hosts....

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IL PALAZZETO
Nov30

IL PALAZZETO

Rome, Italy THE FIRST MEAL MY HUSBAND AND I HAD IN ROME REMINDED ME OF CHILDHOOD LUNCHES AT HOME, where the number-one name in Italian cuisine was Chef Boyardee. We made the mistake of eating in one of the many cookie-cutter restaurants that line the Piazza Navona. Rome has more than its share of fine dining, but good restaurants are particularly hard to find near high- tourist neighborhoods. II Palazzetto is a delightful exception....

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Tips in Saving Money on Hotels
Nov24

Tips in Saving Money on Hotels

Or how to become an expert at stretching a hotel dollar 1) Love the off season. Nearly all destinations have a peak season and an off season. The off season is usually 50% cheaper – at least. Don’t be afraid of Miami in the summer. Sure, it’s hot and humid – but so is nearly everywhere else. And, besides, you’ve got the ocean and some sexy pools for cooling down. 2) Know your destination. There’s this great...

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