Baymont Inn and Suites: Florida City

There comes a breaking point in every extended travel journey. Sometimes it's between cancelled flights and missing luggage. Sometimes the eggs at the breakfast buffet are just not cooked to your liking. And sometimes it's that dreaded moment when you check into your room in a subpar motel. You hold your breath, knowing full and … Continue reading Baymont Inn and Suites: Florida City

Baymont Inn and Suites: Kissimmee, Orlando

As we drove through the Bronson Memorial Highway at night, Florida began to take on a Vegas tinge. This is the strip where every Disney attending tourist and their dog stays, so the competition between hotels and tourist amenities is cut throat. Gift shops were huge and lit up, fast food restaurants punctuated every quarter … Continue reading Baymont Inn and Suites: Kissimmee, Orlando

Holiday Inn Express in the Wild and Wonderful Hills of Charleston, West Virginia

  As we pulled up to the Holiday Inn Express, in close proximity to other similar hotels, we weren't exactly wowed. The car park was bumpy and in need of repaving. The building looked past its prime. However, as we walked in, greeted with a plate of cookies and water near the front desk, as … Continue reading Holiday Inn Express in the Wild and Wonderful Hills of Charleston, West Virginia

Language Learning Formula: Time + Effort= Results

"Learning another language is like becoming a new person" Haruki Murakami Language learning, like most things in my life, was an impulse decision. One day I woke up and decided to try again. And not just one language, but four. French. Italian. Greek. German. Yes, they are all European language with a lot of similarities … Continue reading Language Learning Formula: Time + Effort= Results

Some Advice for the Owners of The Tower Hotel in Niagara Falls, Ontario

It was Phoenix’s birthday, and we were going to celebrate it Niagara Falls style-casino, buffet and Yuk Yuks. So we hopped on Safeway Tours bus, paid the $16 roundtrip for two people and reignited our monthly tradition. We had a visual idea of what the Tower Hotel would look like thanks to the spoiler alert … Continue reading Some Advice for the Owners of The Tower Hotel in Niagara Falls, Ontario