Category: Hotels

Westin Lagunamar Cancun Thrifty Traveler

[Hotel Review] Westin Lagunamar Cancun Studio Villa

  I recently stayed in Cancun at The Westin Lagunamar Ocean Resort Villas & Spa before leaving on my trip to Cuba. The hotel is located in the Zona Hotelera (Hotel Zone) and is a 20 minute taxi ride from the airport,...

Westin Paris Royal Suite 9

[Hotel Review] Westin Paris Vendome Royal Suite

  The Westin Paris Vendome was originally built in 1878 and is centrally located in Paris’s 1st arrondissement on the historic Rue de Rivoli across the street from the Tuileries Garden and the nearby Louvre. This was our second stay at the...

W NYC Hotel 12

Hotel Review: W NYC Hotel Downtown, Cool Corner Room

  I recently stayed at the W Downtown New York City. The W NYC Hotel is roughly a $50 taxi ride from LaGuardia Airport and is situated in the Financial District on the southern tip of Manhattan. It was constructed...


Tips for Booking Airbnb Cuba

  As of April 2015, Airbnb is now offered in Cuba, so finding a place to stay is easier than ever. Airbnb is a perfect fit for Cuba since the government has allowed residents to rent out their homes, known...