Category Archives: Travel – Golf and Spa

Meet me in Palm Springs!

Palm Springs, located in Southern California, was once the preferred winter getaway for celebrities such as Marilyn Monroe, Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley. Located 110 miles east of Los Angeles, Palm Springs is within easy reach by car or air … Continue reading

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Selling the illusion: staged vs. reality

Hotel photos are meant to make a property look shiny, clean and attractive. After all, this is the slick merchandising used to sell a customer on a hotel’s rooms, pool, restaurant and other amenities. You wouldn’t book a hotel without … Continue reading

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Sex and the City Hotels

Sex and the City (Carrie moves to Paris) At the end of Season 6, you may remember Carrie jetting off to Paris to be with Aleksandr Petrovsky. Per usual Carrie style, she checks herself into the opultent Hôtel Plaza Athénée located … Continue reading

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A sunny Christmas holiday

If you’re not fond of the holidays and you’d like to get away from it all for a week, you’re often left paying premium prices for airfare and rooms between Christmas and New Year’s. Prices are easily 50% or more … Continue reading

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Travel hacks, hints and tricks

A “hack”, for those not in-the-know, is a clever, DIY trick of repurposing an existing object’s primary function with minimal cost incurred. Hints and tricks are self-explanatory, really. You may ask how you can apply all three to travelling. We’ve scoured … Continue reading

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Fancy a break? Golf and Spa hotels keep everyone happy.

The perfect getaway for golfers and non-golfers… There’s no doubt that playing golf can be a stressful experience for even the most accomplished players, missing putts, dreaded bunkers and balls that go astray are enough to send blood pressure soaring. … Continue reading

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