February 21, 2018

Renaissance Hotel- Times Square, New York

Last month H and I had the chance to head up to NYC and take in a show and be on one.  Having never been to New York City proper H wanted to stay right smack in the middle of Times Square.  We booked a night at the Renaissance Times Square (a Marriott property) and here […]

Marriott Marquis in Downtown San Diego, CA

The Marriott Marquis in downtown San Diego, CA is one of the most convenient hotels in the city.  It is located only five minutes from the city’s airport and attached to the convention center.  Right outside the hotel lobby the city by the sea awaits!  Trolley cars go by, the Gaslamp District is within walking […]

Hyatt Place, Mystic CT

The Hyatt Place in Mystic, CT is a good size hotel that is set a bit away from all the other off 95 hotels in the Old Towne Mystic Village area.  Hidden directly behind an Exxon gas station and a McDonald’s it feels secluded and is a nice retreat from the noise of the village and […]

Liaison Affinia- Capitol Hill, Washington, DC

The Liaison, an Affinia hotel is located right near Capitol Hill in Washington, DC and a quick walk to Union Station. The 343-room boutique hotel is designed with a feel for the city. Black and white pictures of a suited man in various Washington locations adorn the hallways. The photos have an espionage feel to […]

The Dearborn Inn, Michigan

The Dearborn Inn in Michigan is a Marriott-owned property that is located close to the Detroit Metropolitan airport, downtown Detroit and the Ford museum, plant and surrounding buildings. It sits on 23 beautiful acres and is on the National Historic Preservation hotel list. The site (built in 1931) has a lounge, guest services center, fitness […]

Great Wolf Lodge Pocono Mountains, PA

Great Wolf Lodge located in Pocono Mountains; PA is a family-friendly resort that all ages can enjoy. We visited as part of the Reviewers Retreat in May taking my five, two and ten-month old along for the short visit. For three days, we splashed, swam, rode water slides, played games and had a ball. Inside […]