Restaurants, Religion, and Rolling Hills!

Restaurants, Religion, and Rolling Hills!

Detroit Lakes! What an amazing region. Driving through the Smokey Mountain Hills on the way to Park Rapids we pass the unique Cowboy Church. I don’t know how many of these are in the world but it is definitely a stopper. And in this region there seems to be more...

Good Hotel Deals Are Out There Again!

In this weeks column in the Winnipeg Free Press I published the answere to a question I received about hotel prices in Canada given that fact Canada has not seen the hoped for upswing in US visitors as a result of a still stagnant economy. In doing my research I found...

Stuck in a Low Dive Again!

I am not all that fussy about where I stay most of the time. Like everyone I appreciate luxury, but I consider myself lucky to be able to travel the way I do so if I end up in a hotel that is not so mult-starred, it doesn’t bother me. But have quit a two plus...

In Praise of Sandals

It has been quite some time since I last vacationed at a Sandals property. Today I was with a group, a number of whom had not only stayed at various Sandals Resorts, but raved about the experience. I have been fortunate to have stayed at many and visited many more. As...
Now is the time to Return to Las Vegas

Now is the time to Return to Las Vegas

I have spent the last couple of weeks looking up accommodations for las Vegas. To my absolute surprise prices seem to be even lower than last year. If you chose to travel Sunday through Thursday, the prices are almost unreasonably low. The Riviera, where I stayed a...