Tag: hotel

  • Rest and relaxation at the Irotama Resort in Santa Marta, Colombia

    Rest and relaxation at the Irotama Resort in Santa Marta, Colombia

    As I’ve gotten older, I’ve started putting more emphasis on vacations that actually feel like a vacation, as opposed to ones that are action-packed but exhausting. That’s why I was excited to spend a long weekend in Santa Marta simply resting and relaxing at the Irotama Resort. The stay did not disappoint. Rooms, rates, and…

  • The best European castles on Airbnb

    The best European castles on Airbnb

    Sometimes when I’m feeling uninspired (and kind of bougie), I look up interesting places to stay somewhere. Because if you’re spending a night in a medieval castle, does it really matter where it is? So I went on a hunt for some of the best European castles on Airbnb that I might be able to…

  • My night in a sleeping pod at the Helsinki Airport

    My night in a sleeping pod at the Helsinki Airport

    I’m flying from Prague to Miami, and even though I swore less than 6 months ago I would never do this again, of course I booked a 26-hour flight itinerary. In my defense, I bought it using miles so I was going to take whatever they had. When all was said and done, I was…

  • Best cabins in Europe on Airbnb

    Best cabins in Europe on Airbnb

    The holidays are here, so there are people everywhere. And nothing makes me fantasize about a secluded cabin in the woods more than busy stores and packed trains. I took to Airbnb to look for a cozy cottage somewhere (anywhere!). Airbnb usually gives the most comprehensive search results when you search by city so open…

  • A warning about hotels in Venice

    A warning about hotels in Venice

    Venice is one of the world’s most interesting and unique cities. But sadly, nothing good can last forever and though it probably won’t happen in our lifetime, Venice is a city that is slowly sinking. What that means for you, fellow traveler, is that you have to be very careful about where you stay when…