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Hoshinoya Fuji Hotel Review I immediately fell in love with Hoshinoya Fuji when I was browsing hotels in the area. We had plans to attend the Pink Moss festival, and while I was originally imagining a practical Airbnb near Kawaguchiko Station, those...
1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge Review
Our Stay at 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge We splurged on a stay at 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge during our recent trip to New York, which was gorgeous, though not without some minor flaws. Read on for all the details, but if you're...
Airbnb Competitors
Airbnb Competitors & Alternatives 2019 I'm a longtime fan of Airbnb, and still sometimes book with them. But with Airbnb's frequent unwillingness to provide decent customer service and their recent hidden camera problems, I always take a look at all of my options...
8 Airbnb Winter Cabins Around the World Some lucky gals out there are living in a winter wonderland, but the rest of us can probably relate to this time of the year being gray, cold, and generally icky. If I have to put up with this cold weather, I'd rather...
The Best Airbnb Beach Houses In lieu of the productive things I should be doing, I’ve been browsing beach houses on Airbnb. Care to fantasize along with me? Here’s some of the gems I dug up:
I'm a fan of unusual vacation rentals no matter what the season, but what better time than Halloween to rent a spooky hideaway? Here's 6 creepy Airbnb rentals that I'm dreaming of staying at this Halloween--just not alone! p.s. see last years list here 1. Decaying Creole Mansion This stunning New...
This stunningly restored courtyard haveli was in such disrepair that the restoration team initially wasn't sure if it could be salvaged. Dating back to the late 1800s, the building originally housed shops on the lower floor, and residences above. Sadly though, little in the way of specifics of the history...
1. Haunted Chamber Apartment At the top of my list is this 600 year old haunted "madness chamber" in North Yorkshire, UK! Spooky, gothic vibes, and the promise of a haunting? The stuff of Halloween fantasies. 2. Laura's Cottage Snag this spooky 18th century cottage in Savannah, Georgia for great local...
This seems to be turning into art deco week on the blog, but I couldn't wait to share these! We were in Cincinnati recently for my brother's wedding, and stayed a night at the Hilton Netherland Plaza Hotel. This downtown art deco gem was first opened in the Carew Tower...
I'm a sucker for beautiful hotels and charming Airbnbs, so I end up reading quite a few clickbait articles about the "most beautiful", "most unique", etc hotels. Not too many live up to that promise, and sadly, even many beautiful historic hotels end up being renovated in bland luxury....