The perfect layover hotel in Kuala Lumpur: aloft Sentral

If you are looking for a stylish, yet inexpensive hotel for a stopover in Kuala Lumpur, the springboard to Asia, the aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral is a great choice. The aloft KL is right next to the Sentral airport and metro station, has lots of shops and restaurants nearby and offers modern design typical for this brand. I enjoyed my … Continue reading

A good budget hotel near the Bali Beaches: all seasons Legian

If you want to stay on Bali’s most popular beach, stretching from Kuta to Seminyak, Legian in the center offers a good compromise in terms of price and location. The all seasons Legian is an inexpensive, midscale hotel in the Accor Group with colorful rooms and resort pool in walking distance from the beach. It’s not the newest or nicest, … Continue reading

Great base for first-time visitors to Ubud, Bali – Ubud Wana Resort

The Ubud Wana Resort in Ubud is located close to town, yet in a quiet neighborhood – great for the first-time visitor who want to explore Ubud on foot. It offers tastefully decorated rooms with upscale features, two pools to relax and a restaurant with good food. Service is personable and friendly, resulting in a very enjoyable stay! Check out my review … Continue reading

Travel Made Easy: All you need to know about Choice Hotels

My “Travel Made Easy” posts are meant to provide easy access to new destinations, hotel groups or airlines, with a quick summary and links to more in-depth information you might be interested in about the brand. Today’s post provides all you need to know about Choice Hotels, their brands, the experience you can expect at their hotels like Quality or Comfort Inn and … Continue reading

Great value hotel in great location – Mercure Siam, Bangkok

I had previously stayed at the  ibis Siam and looked at the Mercure Siam in the same building. They are near Siam Square, one of my favorite locations in Bangkok. If you need a comfortable, mid-level hotel and want to treat yourself to some upscale touches without breaking the bank, the Mercure is a great option! Read why after the break! … Continue reading