St Regis Abu Dhabi

This world now has so many people, travelers in need of succour. Marble lobbies, swipe keys, feather pillows, tiny bottles of terrible shampoo you are allowed to steal and decadent fluffy bath robes that you are not. We all seem to need these things all the time now, especially in the UAE. No surprise there…

Hotel Stein, Salzburg

Salzburg has been the stage set for music and drama in real life and fantasy. The likes of the Von Trapps and young Wolfgang Amadaeus Mozart are revered by residents and visitors alike. The city itself still appears to reside in a fantastical state. Too pretty to be real. I visited at Christmastime, hoping to…

Hostel Can Carol

Once upon a time, when transport had hooves, there was a villa beside the one-lane Barceolona-Madrid highway…. Photostory – notes below. Accommodation Style: Bed and Breakfast Rooms: 7 (inc. one suite) Price: €55 to €150 Facilities: Wifi, AC, Garden, Outdoor pool, day-spa (basic – really just in-room Massage), Restaurant, Free parking, Meeting/banquet facilities, Fax/photocopying Chapel/shrine,…