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City Luxury - Element New York Times Square West
A couple of blocks from Times Square we find a cordial atmosphere, a comfortable room and a lot of complimentary extras, including a hot breakfast and premium teas. We were, as they say, right in our Element.
Healthy Snacks for Frequent Flyers
Our recent travels have given me a chance to try out and sample several new products that make travel easier, healthier and tastier. Here are some of the travel snacks I like.
Exploring Fjords from Grodås by Bus, Boat and Bike
We’d chosen Grodås as a base on the advice of a Norwegian friend, because it was ideally located between two of Norway’s most beautiful fjords.
Hospitality and Scenery in Norway’s Fjords
Between two of Norway’s most beautiful places – Nordfjord and Geirangerfjord - Raftevold’s Hotel sits on the shore of Europe’s deepest lake.
Clever Travel Companion Outwits Pick-Pockets
I don’t believe I have ever before written a whole article on what my 13-year-old calls “underditties” – but believe me, these are no ordinary undies.
Chez Boulay Bistro Boreal in Québec
The concept of a restaurant using only ingredients native to or grown in its environment was irresistible. Talk about locavore!
A Room with a View at The Boxer Boston
The Boxer Boston gives a whole new meaning to “A Room with a View” as it reveals almost the entire Boston skyline from the corner room on its top floor.
Slope-side Luxury in Quebec’s Eastern Townships
Facing the ski trails of Bromont, near the Vermont border about an hour south of Montreal, Hotel Chateau-Bromont is perfectly located for a winter vacation, whether you ski or not.
Dexter’s Inn in Sunapee, New Hampshire
There is something both comfortable and comforting about staying in a New England country inn “of a certain age”.
Dinner at Portugal’s Herdade da Malhadinha Nova
Set amid miles of rolling hills in Portugal’s Alentejo region, we found a wine estate whose restaurant achieves the perfect balance of localvore ideals with sophisticated and creative cuisine firmly rooted in regional traditions.
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