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Hotel Review: Four Points by Sheraton Ljubljana Mons

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This is the sixth in an eleven-part series covering my June/July 2019 trip to Slovenia and Venice. You can read my last post, covering Lake Bled, Lake Bohinj, and Skocjan Caves, here. There are only two hotels affiliated with the big international chains in the Ljubljana area: the Intercontinental, where… Read more »

Reviews: Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Mexico Zona Rosa and Sheraton Mexico City Maria Isabel Hotel

This is the second of a short series about my December 2017 trip to Mexico City. You can read the first post here. As mentioned in my first post about my Mexico City trip, this trip was built around the need to spend a night at an IHG property. There… Read more »

Rio Mini-Trip Report Part 2, the Sheraton Grande Rio, Sunshine, and AA GIG-MIA-DCA

For my third night in Rio, I switched hotels because my friend was staying at the Sheraton Grande Rio his second night. Prices were a little less than the Caesar Park, so I decided why not. The property is in Leblon, about 10 minutes from Ipanema – a bit west… Read more »

Hotel Review: Sheraton da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil

There are not a ton of big chain hotels in Salvador. There are a bunch of big hotels on the beach in the Rio Vermelho neighborhood, and then a bunch of boutique hotels in the old town, Pelourinho, including the well-reviewed Pestana Convento do Carmo.   But about three years ago,… Read more »

Four Nights in Brazil, Part 5: Sheraton Iguazu and the Argentine Side of Iguazu Falls

I could have just done a day trip from Foz do Iguassu to the Argentine side of the falls, but I decided that the Sheraton in the park on the Argentine side seemed more relaxing given the extra time I had. And while I had 2 more expensive taxi rides, it… Read more »

Alaska Trip Report Conclusion: Of Early Morning Fire Drills: The Sheraton Anchorage Review and Delta ANC-SLC-JFK

Alaska Trip Report Conclusion:  Of Early Morning Fire Drills:  The Sheraton Anchorage and Delta ANC-SLC-JFK I arrived in downtown Anchorage at around 5pm, and headed right to my hotel.  Hotels in downtown Anchorage weren’t particularly expensive, and there was a Marriott, a Hilton, and a Sheraton all downtown.  I went… Read more »

YWW Does East Asia: The Sheraton Macao Hotel Cotai Central Review — Starwood’s Largest Property in the World

There are two main areas to stay in Macao:  the Macao peninsula, and the Cotai Strip.  Cotai is actually a new area of reclaimed land, and its name is actually a portmanteau of the two (former) islands it connects – Coloane and Taipa.  Cotai is now the home to new… Read more »

Trip Report: Vina del Mar, Valparaiso, and the Sheraton Miramar

I decided to start my South American adventure in Viña del Mar, often simply referred to as “Viña”, a  summer beach resort town about 1.5 hrs Northwest of Santiago, right on the Coast.   I’m very glad I did, and it was a great way to start a vacation.   I… Read more »

Trip Report: Quick Night in Lima: Sheraton Lima

One of the downsides of being in row 34 of an international flight is that you are one of the last to get to immigration.  Particularly annoying at 11pm after a delayed 6.5 hour flight.   But given the fact we arrived around the same time as a Delta flight from… Read more »