The Blue Orchid Resort, Moalboal, Cebu, Philippines, a divers paradise & a picturesque retreat.

The Blue Orchid Resort, Moalboal, Cebu, Philippines, a divers paradise & a picturesque retreat.

I stayed at the Blue Orchid Resort in Moalboal, Cebu, the Philippines for four nights and five days in the second week of June 2019. Even though the rainy season had just started in Cebu, and it was still hot and humid, I enjoyed my trip very much. The best time to visit Cebu is however during the winter season.

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Ibis Styles Kyoto Station, review

Ibis Styles Kyoto Station, review

Hotel Ibis Style Kyoto Station is located directly opposite the Kyoto train station (the JR railway station), and is a very convenient hotel to stay especially if you are traveling solo. It is also ideal for those travelers who want to keep Kyoto as their base and do day trips to Osaka, Nara or Yoshino. It is a budget hotel with great service, the only downside being that the rooms are small.

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Ramada Gurgaon Central, review of Gurgaon's top business hotel

Ramada Gurgaon Central, review of Gurgaon's top business hotel

I recently had a chance to stay at the Ramada Gurgaon Central hotel (a Wyndham hotel), an international business hotel, located in the heart of Gurgaon's (Gurugram) business district (Delhi NCR). The hotel is centrally located at Sector 44 in Gurgaon, which is at close proximity to principal corporate offices and…

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Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Kochi: top 5 star hotel & spa in Cochin, Kerala, India

Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Kochi: top 5 star hotel & spa in Cochin, Kerala, India

I spent three nights at the Taj Malabar Resort and Spa in Kochi (Cochin) in Kerala. It was my first visit to Kerala, and I wanted to stay in a luxury spa hotel that gave me the feeling of being in Kerala. I was traveling solo on a business trip. After a three-hour long flight from New Delhi, I finally arrived at the Cochin International Airport…

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Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport Hotel Review

Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport Hotel Review

I recently stayed at the Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport Hotel while transiting through Delhi. The hotel is 5 kms away from the Indira Gandhi International Airport and it took me only about ten minutes to get there with the hotel’s cab service. As soon as I entered the hotel, I immediately felt at home…

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Bürgenstock Hotels & Resort: Wald Hotel & Taverne 1879, Review

Bürgenstock Hotels & Resort: Wald Hotel & Taverne 1879, Review

The Bürgenstock Hotels and Resorts comprise of four hotels: the 5 star Bürgenstock Hotel, the 5 star Wald Hotel, the 4 star Palace Hotel and the 3 star Taverne 1879. In addition, private residences are also available for longer stays…

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Radisson Blu Zürich Airport hotel, Switzerland

Radisson Blu Zürich Airport hotel, Switzerland

The Radisson Blu hotel at Zürich airport is located at the Zürich International Airport. It is the only hotel at the airport with direct access to the arrival and departure terminals. It is a short walk from the airport train station, and from there a 10-minute train ride to downtown Zürich.

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Radisson Blu, Lucerne: Top 4 star hotel to stay in Lucerne, Switzerland

Radisson Blu, Lucerne: Top 4 star hotel to stay in Lucerne, Switzerland

On my recent trip to Lucerne, one of the most charming cities in Switzerland, I stayed at the Radisson Blu Lucerne hotel, a newly renovated top 4 star hotel located in the center of Lucerne and in walking distance to the railway station. Before traveling anywhere…

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HOTEL MYSTAYS Fuji Onsen Resort: the top hotel to stay in Fuji

HOTEL MYSTAYS Fuji Onsen Resort: the top hotel to stay in Fuji

After a long day of travel from Kyoto, changing trains and buses, I arrived at Hotel Mystays Fuji Onsen Resort very late in the night. The front desk team was warm and hospitable and after check-in, helped me book a massage later in the night at their favorite salon…

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Top 5 things to do in Osaka, Japan

Top 5 things to do in Osaka, Japan

Osaka is the second biggest city in Japan after Tokyo. It lies in the Kansai region of central Japan and is also the capital of Osaka prefecture. It is famous for street food and is also known as the nations's kitchen or tenka no daidokoro. Kuiadore, a Japanese word…

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Imperial Hotel, Osaka, Japan: Review of one of the world's leading luxury hotels

Imperial Hotel, Osaka, Japan: Review of one of the world's leading luxury hotels

After traveling in Japan for almost two weeks lugging my heavy suitcases with me and staying at budget Airbnb homes, I decided to spend the last few days of my trip at the Imperial Hotel in Osaka, one of the world's leading luxury hotels. Osaka was also my final stop in Japan before I flew out from the Kansai International Airport. 

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My first Airbnb stay in Tokyo, Japan: a luxury home in Shibuya

My first Airbnb stay in Tokyo, Japan: a luxury home in Shibuya

Although I cannot mention my host's name or give the exact address of the luxury Airbnb where I stayed during my visit to Tokyo, I am very tempted to share with my readers my first Airbnb experience along with some of my pictures. Flying directly from India, I arrived at the Airbnb home...

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What to wear for High Tea at Coworth Park, a Dorchester Collection Luxury Hotel & Spa in Ascot

What to wear for High Tea at Coworth Park, a Dorchester Collection Luxury Hotel & Spa in Ascot

High tea is an English dining custom, where tea is served at the table with high back dining chairs in the late afternoon. I was recently a guest at the Coworth Park, Dorchester Collection's luxury country house hotel & spa near London, and enjoyed high-tea...

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