Not up to usual ibis standard: ibis London Euston St Pancras

To begin with, I could not possibly complain about the location of this ibis hotel, which was excellent. Right next to Euston Station and short walking distance from Euston Square station as well as 5 pounds taxi from St. Pancras it was very convenient. A Sainsburys and Cafe Nero are also nearby. Booking process was… Continue reading

SALA Phuket Resort & Spa: Quiet and tranquil resort

In short: Stayed 3 nights, loved this resort. Strongly recommended for those who want a quiet and serene environment. We visited Sala Phuket for a brief 4D3N break in early September and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Yet, I think this resort is not for everyone – I’m sure some will dislike it for a myriad… Continue reading

Hotel Eclat Taipei: Decent hotel with a few drawbacks

Located on the corner of Dunhua Road and Xinyi road, Hotel Eclat occupies a very convenient location. A block away is a 24-hours eslite bookshop and the alleys behind the hotel houses a decent collection of restaurants ranging from the local noodle shops to rather hip and pricey Japanese and Italian restaurants. Getting a taxi right… Continue reading

Homely hotel with friendly staff: Dandy Hotel Tianjin Branch (丹迪旅店)

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at the Dandy Hotel Tianjin Branch. Initially, finding the hotel was a challenge despite having looked up its address on Google Maps, since the hotel is located on a back street away from the trunk roads. This, however, turned out to be a blessing as that also meant the location… Continue reading