Great New York Accommodations: The Ludlow Hotel NYC, Lower East Side

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I came in at night and was immediately impressed by the atmosphere that seemed to attract lots of people to come in for dinner in the restaurant (Dirty Laundry) and drinks in the lobby at the Ludlow Hotel┬áNYC, on the Lower East Side. All of the lights are dimmed to set up the scene. The […]

Great Italian Restaurant: Ottava Via in Detroit

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While the weather is good, get out and grab a back patio seat at Ottava Via in Detroit’s Corktown. It is such a cute place to eat or just grab a drink! They serve the best pizzas, salads, assorted meats and cheeses and more! It was mid-week when we went so it wasn’t crowded and […]

Elegance and Luxury at Kimpton’s The Grand Hotel, Downtown Minneapolis

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The Grand Hotel in Downtown Minneapolis is a Kimpton property and has a lot of cool quirky decor. There’s a reindeer on my bed! They offered zebra robes and a leopard seating area at the door in my room. It also boasted all of the things that one needs: a mini bar with yummy snacks, […]

Hotel Review: The Park Hyatt, Toronto

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Location! The location of this hotel is prime, in the heart of Yorkville and within walking distance of upscale shopping, restaurants, coffee shops and more! Its also a quick shot to the stadium, theaters and nightlife. Its a good thing the weather was great when I was there. I went for a few walks and […]