Review: Hotel Continental, Oslo

Situated slap-bang in the middle of Oslo, the Hotel Continental is a classy affair and Norway's only member of the Leading Hotels of the World. The hotel has been built up by a single family over four generations, and this is reflected in the warmth of the...

Review: Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur Hotel

On the #DiscoverMalaysia blog trip I was hosted at the Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur, a 5* hotel in the city centre adjacent to the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. At the Grand Hyatt the Lobby is on the top floor, not the ground floor, so we had...

Review: King David Hotel Jerusalem

On my visit to Israel organised by the Israel Ministry of Tourism, I was very fortunate to be able to stay at Jerusalem's most famous and luxurious hotel, The King David. The King David Hotel is not just a hotel, but a landmark of Jerusalem. Opened...

Review: New Travelodge Room at Travelodge Covent Garden

Since my flight to Tel Aviv was departing from London Luton early in the morning, I needed somewhere to stay in London the night before. I'm from Manchester, and it's simply not possible to get to the airport that early by train. So I needed...

Staying at La Belle Vie Hanoi with Wimdu

I wasn't a fan of Hanoi in Vietnam. It was cold, wet and the pavements were so narrow that I was walking in the road amongst a sea of bikes. So I was thankful that I had a gorgeous room at La Belle Vie hotel...

Hotel Review: Amari Watergate Bangkok

Bangkok is known for its luxury hotels and rooftop bars, but the Executive Floors of the Amari Watergate Hotel take the red carpet treatment to the next level.  After 3 weeks traveling through Vietnam, Laos and Northern Thailand, I found myself in Bangkok for one night...

Sleeping in Heathrow Terminal 4 at Yotel

When I booked an early morning flight from London to Kuala Lumpur, I realised I would be sleeping in Heathrow Terminal 4 for the night. Step in Yotel, with trendy purple cabins available from 4 to 24 hours...

Review: MGM Grand King Las Vegas

During my time in Las Vegas I had the opportunity to stay for two nights in one of the new MGM Grand King rooms at the MGM Grand. To say the MGM Grand is huge would be an understatement. The place is more like a City...

Review: Hotel Calculator

I was asked to take a look at a new hotel search engine called Hotel Calculator, a price comparison site that checks the price of hotels offered by different hotel booking sites. What I like about this application is it not only searches for hotels,...