Author: Arlin

  • The Clarkton (revisited)

    The Clarkton (revisited)

    It’s been awhile since I first covered the Clarkton Hotel in Angeles City as my first hotel review. I have been visiting this hotel in the Philippines over and over again and there have been many changes to this establishment. First of all they have constructed a new 4-story annex with 30 spacious studio rooms. […]

  • Diplomat Hotel Cebu

    Diplomat Hotel Cebu

    My daytime schedules for this visit to the capital of the Visayas in the South of the Philippines was very busy. I was looking for a basic tourist hotel. Clean and cheap, but in central location on F. Ramos Street in downtown. A quick online search yielded various solutions and The Diplomat Hotel looked like […]

  • Oxford Suites Makati

    “ It’s been awhile since I stayed at Oxford Suites on Makati’s nightstrip around Padre Burgos Street. Oxford Suites Hotel is in a very busy and noisy area, but I guess that’s why most people want to stay there in the first place. It is located next to Royal Bellagio and Makati Palace Hotels, Bottoms […]

  • Kirikayan Villas Koh Samui

    “ It’s getting close to Christmas and it was time for a luxury vacation on Koh Samui, one of the finest beach destinations in Asia. While researching online for a nice hotel with 2BR suites Kirikayan Luxury Pool and Villas caught my eye. It looked great. Luxury in a peaceful mountain setting away from main […]

  • Hotel Arlington Prague

    Hotel Arlington Prague

    Most people looking for budget accommodation in the Golden City of Prague do the mistake to search for rooms in tourist places where prices are exorbitantly high during peak season. Prague has an excellent public transportation system linking it’s suburbs and center by metro underground rail, street cars and buses for very low fares. It’s […]

  • Supar Palm Resort Phuket

    Supar Palm Resort Phuket

    “Girlfriend and Mom came for a visit to Asia. They wanted to see the famous beaches of Thailand and there is no better place than Phuket in Thailand. I don’t remember what website I used to search for hotels, but I found the newly rebuilt Sugar Palm Resort as a last minute offer for 1300 […]

  • Washington Airport Hilton

    “ Some international flight connections are funny, so I ended up spending one night in a Washington hotel on my way from San Jose, Costa Rica to Buenos Aires, Argentina. Believe it or not, but the Hilton IAD Airport hotel was a superb choice for the large detour I had to take on this Star […]

  • Sures Belgrano Suites in Buenos Aires

    Sures Belgrano Suites in Buenos Aires

    I was pretty happy the first night I spent inside the Sures Suites in Belgrano, a suburb in the North of Buenos Aires as I had a light flooded suite with floor heating and all amenities including fast internet connection. The next day I had to move into a rather small room in the back […]

  • Makati Palace

    “It’s awhile ago that I stayed at the Makati Palace Hotel on Burgos Street. It’s conveniently located in the nightlife district of Makati with many bars along P. Burgos Street. Upon exiting the hotel one can chose from establishments such as Bottoms Up, The Bronx, Mascara, Billboard and Rogues to mention just a few Burgos […]

  • Holiday Inn Montevideo

    Holiday Inn Montevideo

    Hotel room review from the Montevideo Holiday Inn city center.