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The Stanford Court Hotel – Contemporary Nob Hill Luxury in Old World San Francisco

In 1882 the author Robert Louis Stevenson, perhaps described it best naming Nob Hill, “The Hill of Palaces.” Later, the great crooner...

Nicholas Kontis – Featured on “Travel Style”

Recently, while in Los Angeles, I ventured over to stunning Santa Monica where I met with John DiScala, aka Johnny Jet. While we were...

The Amazing Hilton Tel Aviv

By Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer LOBBY It seems like it has always been there. And in many ways this is a statement closer to the truth...

Aegialis Hotel and Spa on Amorgos Island – A Love Affair in Hospitality

The story of Amorgos Island is a tale of beauty. Folklore has it that adjacent islands in the Cyclades told a tale of a neighboring island where...

Tanzania’s Singita Grumeti Game Reserves: Exotic Splurge of a Lifetime

Many of us have been fortunate enough to have been on safari in Africa – some of us more than once. An African safari is something that...

Sleeping in a 17th-Century London Pub

Let’s face it, the internet has created a whole new world of travel opportunities, and has made making new friends over a computer entirely...

A Tropical Oasis at Mexico’s Be Tulum Hotel

Welcome to your paradise in Tulum Travelers to Tulum seeking to get away from the hustle and bustle of busy partying in Cancun or Playa Del...

Tel Aviv’s Shenkin Hotel: In a Class by Itself

By Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer We had spent a couple of months in Tel Aviv, but had spent very little time in the center of this...

J.K. Place – The Renaissance Hotel of Florence

In the heart of Piazza Santa Maria Novella Rarely does a hotel inspire one to visit any urban mecca. However, I have to admit that the reason for...

Castel Monastero, The Ultimate ‘Under The Tuscan Sun’ Experience

Tuscany in the fall. You just can’t beat it. Long gone are the hordes of summer tourists from around the world, who travel in the height of...
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