Rosewood Tucker’s Point Bermuda – Probably the best on the island

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Overview: A well finished four star resort hotel Strengths: Size and finishes of rooms, F&B, pools, [beach] Drawbacks: Musty smell in my room, some “island time” issues Notable: Very close to airport (but no jet noise) and also very close to Mid Ocean Club (top golf club on the island) Bermuda has so much potential.  Very close […]

Rosewood London – A Quality Choice

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Overview: A strong, in-city luxury property Strengths: Staff/service, quality of furnishings, f&b (both quality, and range of venues) Drawbacks: Application of Virtuoso benefits took some effort on my part, junior suite lacked much natural light Notable: The hotel has a friendly house dog which is resident in the lobby and motor court Having stayed at […]

A Family South African Safari – A Pit Stop in Paris

A Family South African Safari 1 – Introduction 2 – A Pit Stop in Paris 3 – Tanda Tula 4 – Londolozi Founder’s Camp 5 – Safari Photos 6 – Cape Grace Hotel 7 – Cape Town Activities 8 – Emirates First Class – Thoughts and Observations 9 – Conclusion, A Few Safari Tips and Future Plans […]

A Family South African Safari – Introduction

A Family South African Safari 1 – Introduction 2 – A Pit Stop in Paris 3 – Tanda Tula 4 – Londolozi Founder’s Camp 5 – Safari Photos 6 – Cape Grace Hotel 7 – Cape Town Activities 8 – Emirates First Class – Thoughts and Observations 9 – Conclusion, A Few Safari Tips and Future Plans […]

Four Seasons London Park Lane – A Perfect Stay

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Overview: An exceptionally strong in-city luxury hotel Strengths: Quality of rooms, service, location Drawbacks: No full-size pool Notable: The complimentary “house cars” are Rolls-Royces Background A hybrid business/personal trip to London last year brought me to the Four Seasons London Park Lane for a week-long stay.  Though very familiar with the property, this was my […]