Hotels I Like

Hotel reviews by Roger
The charming, the different, the welcoming, the inspiring hotels I like...

Infinity Hotels Group announces “NanoHotelExperience” April 1, 2015

Mar 31st, 2015 | By

With a flourish that only the First Day Of April can bring,  Infinity Hotels head of Social Meddling, based in the Infinity WorldWide Headquarters in Detroit (chosen for the extraordinary low real estate costs and office rents),  Mac (the Nano) McMac – head of Misleadingly large yet apparently small projects, tells us that the first
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Pisa – why you should visit

Jan 21st, 2013 | By
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Pisa is small. By the standards of Florence or Sienna,  it provides plentiful gifts of delightful travel experiences and is easy to walk around. Much more than the fantastic Leaning Tower and Cathedral – it is full of restaurants, shops, beautiful buildings, churches, cafes and restaurants. The river runs through it! The River Arno, the
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Oasis Hotel, Avenida Cadiz, Cordoba, Andalucia, Spain

Jan 26th, 2012 | By
Cordoba - Mesquita - The Cathedral in the middle of the old mosque

Oasis Hotel Cordoba If there comes a time when cutting the overall cost of a trip is a good idea, one way is to punctuate your stay between chic or grand or charming but pricey hotels, with a cheaper one. Cordoba is a must-see (why else stay there!?). Another “must-visit” in your Andalucian tour. I
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Parador de Ubeda, Ubeda, Andalucia, Spain

Oct 31st, 2011 | By
Parador - Hotel to stay at in Ubeda, Andalucia

Oh magnificent buildings! Ubeda – a less well known but an essential-to-visit gem of a town in Andalucia. In the square by the church Sacra Capilla del Salavador is a key part of the ancient center of this most tempting of Andalucian towns. The town is richly thickened-with-buildings of ancient beauty including, next to the
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Hotel Alhambra Palace, Granada, Andalucia, Spain

Oct 13th, 2011 | By
Hotel Alhambra Plalace - bar terrace

The Alhambra Palace Hotel – Granada, Andalucia, Spain The Moorish décor of the Alhambra Palace itself, the fantastic buildings, gardens and castle that is one of the world’s must-visit places, the motifs that are so well represented there, form part of the Hotel Alhambra Palace’s visage and internal decor. There is also an element of
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La Matelote – the hotel and restaurant – Boulogne, France

Aug 5th, 2011 | By
Staying at Le Matelote in Boulogne, France

Boulogne sur mer. Once a popular holiday resort and a somewhat interesting town, and once gateway port on the channel crossing to the UK. Calais just 20 minutes along the coast now boasts huge port facilities and parking areas for hundreds of cars waiting their place on a ferry travelling to Dover in England.  Some
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Whatley Manor – Near Malmesbury – Wiltshire – UK

Jul 25th, 2011 | By
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Country Inns and hotels sometimes please and occasionally disappoint. I am not going to waste your time with a lengthy tome on sadness or lack, but offer a note about a place I will stay one day, in fact I would have to cancel other plans, happily, to stay at Whatley Manor. On occasion an
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