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Le Parker Meridien NYC Hotel Review

Le Parker Meridien is located on 56th between 6th and 7th just blocks from central park and every theatre you could possibly want to visit. The Le Parker Meridien is a modern, luxury hotel in the heart of Manhattan that…


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Escape Skin Care Salon and Day Spa – NYC

I had the chance to visit Escape on a recent trip to NYC. The concierge at my hotel – Le Parker Meridien – arranged the manicure, pedicure appointment for me. I was fully expecting a high-priced spa and was very…


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How I earned 7,250 Starwood Points this week & booked a week in Fiji!

This was a great week for Starwood points and promotions. 7,250 points means 1 free night at a Category 3 hotel ( Cat 3 includes Le Méridien Versailles , The Westin Resort & Spa, Cancun , W Silicon Valley, The…


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Sheraton Parsippany, NJ – desperately seeking TLC – Hotel Review

Known to some as “the castle”, the Sheraton Parsippany is greatly in need of the some TLC. In 2007 launched a $6 billion renovation project – clearly they’re not quite done here. In the lobby, you can check out the…


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Parsippany & Whippany NJ eateries, Tabor Road Tavern & Eccola Restaurant Reviews

The internet does not do justice to the amazing eateries of Parsippany & Whippany NJ. I thought I was in for my own private episode of diners, drive-ins & dives (I love Guy!), but was very pleasantly surprised by the…


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The Onyx Hotel, Boston Review

This review is just slightly overdue. While making plans for a trip to Boston today, I realized I had never posted this. Sorry Kimpton! The Onyx is a boutique Kimpton Hotel in downtown Boston. For me, a great locatoin becuase…


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Westin O’Hare Review – Exceptional Service

The Westin O’Hare always stands out to me for their exceptional service. I’ve always had good experiences at the Westin O’Hare and this visit was no exception. After flying in from Philly, I arrived at the Westin at about 10:30pm…


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Westin Governor Morristown NJ & Sheraton Newark reviews

The Westin Governor in Morristown NJ is a good hotel. It’s not the best Westin I’ve ever been to (that’s the Westin Siray Bay, Phuket Thailand) but it’s has its pros and cons. Parking is free – that’s a huge…


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Chef Kevin Gillespie’s Woodfire Grill

I had the opportunity to visit Chef Kevin Gillespie’s (of Top Chef fame) Woodfire Grill in Atlanta, GA for the second time. I had a vague memory of how good it was the first time, but couldn’t even imagine the…


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W ATL Buckhead Review

I’ve had many trips to Atlanta for business and pleasure and felt compelled to blog this time. They say there’s a first time for everything, and here it is, my first negative review of a Starwood Property. I checked into…


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Le Méridien Khao Lak Beach & Spa Resort Review

The Le Meridien Khoa Lak is nestled between the Phang Na Rain Forests and beautiful white beaches. It’s quite a trek from the Phuket airport, but the serene and tranquil nature of the resort is worth the drive north. We…