Hotels

Where to stay in Bangkok: On8 Sukhumvit

Where to stay in Bangkok: On8 Sukhumvit

* * The first time I went to Bangkok, way back 2005, my family and I stayed at First House Hotel. We stayed in adjoining twin rooms so we had more than enough space, and we loved their buffet breakfast. First House was also just across the road […]

The 32 Best Tokyo Hotels Under P8,000/Night (Cherry Blossom Season) – Part 2

The 32 Best Tokyo Hotels Under P8,000/Night (Cherry Blossom Season) – Part 2

This is the second (and final) part of The 32 Best Tokyo Hotels Under P8,000/Night (Cherry Blossom Season). Please see the first part for the criteria used to make this list. Click on the hotel names to find out more about each hotel. Hotels from P6,000 – P7,000 […]

The 32 Best Tokyo Hotels Under P8,000/Night (Cherry Blossom Season)

The 32 Best Tokyo Hotels Under P8,000/Night (Cherry Blossom Season)

Tokyo used to be the most expensive city in the world, and although it has since been toppled from the top spot by Singapore, it still ranks way up there among cities with the highest cost of living. Naturally, Tokyo hotels tend to be expensive as well, even […]

The best Hong Kong hotels under P8,000 for families

The best Hong Kong hotels under P8,000 for families

Hong Kong is a perennial favorite among families because of its proximity, visa-free entry, and of course: Disneyland. Its status as a tourism hotspot means that Hong Kong has a lot of hotels to choose from, for every type of budget and traveler, but sometimes the overwhelming number […]

Fancy favorites: Treat yourself and your family to these top Hong Kong hotels

Fancy favorites: Treat yourself and your family to these top Hong Kong hotels

A special occasion. A job well done. A milestone moment. Or simply a way to say: I treasure you more than anything. Whatever the reason, it’s nice sometimes to just forget our frugal ways for a while and treat ourselves and our loved ones to a fancy vacation…or […]

Where to Stay in Bali: The Royal Eighteen Resort and Spa (Kuta)

Where to Stay in Bali: The Royal Eighteen Resort and Spa (Kuta)

* There were several things I looked for when I was searching for accommodations in Kuta: Proximity to the beach – Kuta is famous (or infamous) for its waves and its parties, and though I’m neither a surfer nor a party girl, I thought it […]