Harbour Bay Batam Marriott Hotel Opens in Indonesia

Indonesia Hotel News Batam Marriott Harbour Bay is the first international luxury hotel to open on Batam Island and the second Marriott-branded property to open in Indonesia. It has 216 rooms, five eateries, an infinity swimming pool, and other facilities. Destination Batam Batam Island is the largest island in Indonesia’s Riau Archipelago. Because of its …

Phuket Michelin Restaurant Gets Thailand’s First Green Star!

Where to Eat in Phuket An exclusive fork-to-table restaurant in Phuket, Thailand, gets Thailand's first Michelin green star for its commitment to gastronomy and sustainability. Check out this exclusive Accidental Travel Writer interview with the locavore eatery's chef de cuisine! The Michelin Green Star Explained Michelin introduced a new symbol in its eating out guides …

Kyoto Takaragaike Prince Hotel Opens in Japan

Hotel News Kyoto Takaragaike  Prince Hotel joins more than 190 of Marriott International's Autograph Collection of hotels. As with all the others, it has its own distinct personality. Not only is it next to a beautiful park. In addition. it has 310 rooms. Destination Kyoto Kyoto is one of Japan's loveliest cities. In fact, many …

Barrios Mexican Restaurant in San Antonio

Los Barrios Mexican Restaurant San Antonio is a popular Mexican eatery in the South Texas city. Serving authentic "casero style" cooking,  it has an extensive menu running from appetizers and soups to nachos, a la carte dishes, and numerous  Mexican dinners. 70 Days Across America I spent a week in the city of San Antonio. …

Shenzhen Bay Renaissance Hotel Opens in Southern China

Hotel News Shenzhen Bay Renaissance Hotel has 293 rooms and suites, four food and beverage outlets, an indoor swimming pool, and excellent meeting facilities. It is located in Nanshan, which is home to Shenzhen High-Tech Industrial Park. And the Hong Kong border is just a short drive from the hotel. Destination  Shenzhen Shenzhen is a …

Vala Hua Hin Hotel Debuts in Thailand

Hotel News Vala Hua Hin Hotel has 97 rooms and villas sets amid 3.2 hectares. Overlooking a 260 meter stretch of private beach, the eco-resort has four food and beverage outlets and an Olympic size swimming pool adjacent to the beach. Destination Hua Hin Hua Hin has a lot to offer travelers. And it is …

Things to Do in Sweden in December 2020

Travel Sweden Is December a good time to visit Sweden? As the country's snowiest month, December is a veritable winter wonderland as Swedes prepare for the biggest celebration of the year - Christmas. However, because of the pandemic, celebrations will be scaled back this year. December in Sweden - a Winter Wonderland? December is the …

Tung Chung Sheraton Hotel Opens in Hong Kong

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Hotel News Tung Chung Sheraton Hotel is the second Sheraton Hotel to open in Hong Kong. It is located on Lantau Island, close to Hong Kong Airport, Hong Kong Disneyland, Asia-World Expo, CityGate, Big Buddha, and Ngong Ping 360 as well as hiking trails and several beaches. Destination Tung Chung Tung Chung is located on …

Laguna Beach C’est La Vie Restaurant Review

70 Days Across America C'est La Vie Restaurant is a California-style French restaurant overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Laguna Beach, California. The menu runs from burgers, salads, and crepes to seafood, French specialties, and pasta. And it overlooks the beach. Why I’m Here … So what am I doing in Laguna Beach? Laguna Beach is …

Dog Friendly Bangkok Hotel Opens in Thailand

Hotel News Kimpton  Maa-Lai Bangkok is a dog-friendly Bangkok hotel. It has 362 rooms, suites, and serviced apartments. There are three food and beverage outlets, a gourmet market, a swimming pool, gym, and full-service spa.  Hotel Overview As a dog-friendly Bangkok hotel, the Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok is located in the heart of one of the …