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reviewed Ideya. February 28, 2011
posted in Dining Out
When in NYC a couple of weeks ago, my good friend suggested we meet for drinks and dinner. She always picks the best restaurants - places with great ambiance, tasty ethnic fare and fun drinks. This time …
reviewed Gild Hall. February 28, 2011
posted in Unique Hotels
Gild Hall
A couple weeks ago I was in NYC on vacation. I had looked at quite a few hotels on Priceline, Hotwire, Travelocity and Hotels.com. I’m always torn between location and value when looking for …
reviewed Washington Square Bar & Grill. February 08, 2011
posted in Twin Cities Talk
Washington Square Bar & Grill
Washington Square Bar & Grill is a cozy neighborhood restaurant nestled right off of White Bear Lake. I love the area during the summer when the residents (and visitors) are there to sail, boat and …
reviewed Caribou Highlands. February 01, 2011
posted in Unique Hotels
Caribou Highlands
The second part of my New Year’s journey (see my Solglimt review for the first half) and our final destination was the Caribou Highlands Lodge in Lutsen, Minnesota. Located only a hop, skip and …
reviewed Solglimt Bed and Breakfast. February 01, 2011
posted in Unique Hotels
Solglimt Bed and Breakfast
On our way to the northern edge of Minnesota for a New Year’s celebration, to a ski town called Lutsen, my fiancé and I made a pit stop in the city of Duluth. It was late on a Thursday night, …
reviewed SniqueAway.com. November 02, 2010
Travel + a good deal = my idea of heaven. So I was excited to get an invitation to a new travel site called SniqueAway. SniqueAway is an invitation only, sale travel experience. Each week you receive …
reviewed W Chicago - Lakeshore. August 18, 2010
posted in Unique Hotels
W Chicago - Lakeshore
   I was recently at a friends wedding in Chicago and the reception was held at the W Lakeshore. Those who have been here before know that this is a swanky, Asian design influenced hotel with …
reviewed People Lounge. May 31, 2010
posted in Windy City Secrets
People Lounge
Chicago is filled with cool restaurants and sizzling scenes. One of those hot-spots (and a favorite) is People Lounge. People Lounge combines an internationally influenced ambiance with tasty Spanish …
reviewed Letizia's Natural Bakery. May 31, 2010
posted in Windy City Secrets
Letizia's Natural Bakery
After a long winter in Chicago all I really want to do is be outside. But of course I have to make some concessions that take me away from the summer sunshine (i.e. I have to work, eat, sleep, meet up …
reviewed Jerry's. May 31, 2010
posted in Windy City Secrets
Picky eaters drive me a bit crazy. By picky I mean won’t eat red meat or chicken, hate condiments, tomatoes, onions and mushrooms and don’t drink beer. It’s especially challenging when …
reviewed W Minneapolis. May 21, 2010
posted in Unique Hotels
W Minneapolis
When my friend invited me to her wedding in downtown Minneapolis I decided to check into the W Minneapolis – The Foshay for the event.  In typical W style, the hotel is dark, sleek and sexy, …
reviewed El San Juan Hotel and Casino. April 23, 2010
posted in Unique Hotels
El San Juan Hotel and Casino
On a trip to Puerto Rico last fall, I wanted to stay at a luxury resort with all the amenities. Though I would have opted for the Ritz Carleton (they were booked), I found a pleasant deal at the El San …
reviewed Chateau Lake Louise. April 06, 2010
posted in Unique Hotels
Chateau Lake Louise
If you are lucky enough to take a trip to Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada you will be doubly lucky if your visit includes a stay at the Chateau Lake Louise.  This splendid hotel sits regally …
reviewed Hotel de Glace. April 04, 2010
posted in Unique Hotels
Hotel de Glace
Have you had it with tropical vacations?  Tired of those margaritas and pina coladas? Do you consider yourself more of an adventurer and trail blazer?  Then the Hotel de Glace, a magnificent …
reviewed Hotel Costa Verde. March 28, 2010
posted in Unique Hotels
Hotel Costa Verde
  I’m definitely intrigued by the show Lost. Who isn’t mortified that one day their plane will crash only to be left on a deserted island scraping by for survival (let alone deal with …
reviewed The Venetian. March 28, 2010
posted in Unique Hotels
The Venetian
It’s a shame, but I’ve only ever been to Vegas for work. That being said I’ve had the opportunity to stay at a variety of hotels there and I can say that I’ve been thoroughly …
reviewed Casa de Amistad. March 14, 2010
posted in Unique Hotels
Casa de Amistad
When traveling to a tropical island off the coast of Puerto Rico, it's important know what the locals know. And when that island is Vieques, most of what you want to know isn't in a guidebook. …
reviewed Enoteca San Marco. February 25, 2010
Enoteca San Marco
On my recent trip to Las Vegas, I stumbled upon Mario Batali’s Enoteca San Marco.  Of all the dining options in Vegas (both celebrity chef and not), this restaurant struck a chord with my …
reviewed Hotwire. February 02, 2010
Don’t you just love surprises? They either make you smile from ear to ear, shock you into silence, or make you regret ever putting yourself in a position to be surprised in the first place! No, …
reviewed Hotel Roger Williams. February 02, 2010
posted in Unique Hotels
Roger Williams Hotel
I recently took a trip to New York City that started off all wrong. I rented an apartment through Airbnb that was meant to be a cozy, but cheaper alternative to a mainstream hotel. Unfortunately, sometimes …
reviewed Airbnb.com. January 10, 2010
   Craigslist is great for old couches and day-of concert tickets, but if you’re looking for a place to stay next time you’re traveling – Craigslist is a crapshoot. I’ve …
reviewed Bioluminescent Bay - Vieques, Puerto .... December 16, 2009
Bioluminescent Bay
   When I first heard about the Bio-bay I was watching a slide show video about it on YouTube. I immediately thought it was one of the many hoax videos you see on YouTube. You know the ones …
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