Trip Reports – Europe

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Trip Report – Hilton Sorrento Palace Hotel – Great Views & Executive Lounge

I spent a weekend at the Hilton Sorrento Palace while working in Rome.  This review is part three of a five part Italy trip report: 1)Alitalia JFK-FCO A330 Magnifica Business Class 2)Westin Excelsior, Rome x4 3)Hilton Sorrento Palace – Sorrento, Italy 4)Hotel Marina Riviera, Amalfi, Italy 5)Hotel Cala di Volpe, Costa Smeralda – An SPG…

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My Favorite Hotel of All Time? Mystique, SPG Luxury Collection in Santorini, Greece Trip Report

Wow, I’ve really fallen behind on my trip reports.  At least this one will be out before the hotel re-opens next season, which runs from April 15, 2013 – October 31, 2013. The hotel is closed during the off-season each year, similar to SPG’s Hotel Cala di Volpe, Costa Smeralda, which I visited in October…

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Radisson Blu Portman Hotel, London – Trip Report – Olympics 2012

If you’ve been following along with the Olympic posts, then you know that I opted to stay at the Radisson Blu Portman in London at a prepaid rate of ?120 GBP per night during my week long Olympic trip.  The May Fair, a 5 star boutique hotel, was also available for 50,000 Club Carlson points per…

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Olympic Hospitality Houses – My VIP Visit to Club France – A Picture Tour

Did you know that several of the countries that compete in the Olympics open up hospitality houses?  The houses try to create an environment that feels like home for the athletes and their families, with everything from large screen TVs tuned to the Games, bars, local food, free phone calls back home, and nightly celebrations…

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