Category Archives: hotels

Hilton Frankfurt Airport Review

Hilton Frankfurt Airport Review After one night in Kiev, I had a late night layover at Frankfurt before departing for Taipei.  I would be arriving at the hotel around midnight with my flight the next morning at 11:20.  I decided to use 35,000 Hilton points to book a night at the Hilton Frankfurt Airport as… Read More »

Hyatt Regency Kiev Review

Hyatt Regency Kiev Review After my visit to Krakow and stay at the Hotel Indigo, I flew to Kiev for a night.  I used my Chase free night certificate as the Hyatt Regency Kiev is a Category 4 (typically 15,000 points).  While Kiev is a very inexpensive location, the average nightly rates at the property… Read More »

Hotel Indigo Krakow Old Town Review

Hotel Indigo Krakow Old Town Review Krakow is a fantastic medieval Polish city and the jumping off location for visits to Auschwitz.  The Hotel Indigo is a modern hotel.  I booked my four night stay using IHG points.  Typically the rooms are 30,000 per night.  However I have the IHG Premier card that gives me… Read More »

Párisi Udvar Hotel Budapest Review

Párisi Udvar Hotel Budapest Review The Párisi Udvar Hotel in Budapest opened in June 2019, less than a month before my four night stay.  Housed in a 100+ year old former office building and shopping arcade, the property went through a four year renovation to reopen as the hotel. The hotel is branded as a… Read More »

Imperial Hotel Tallinn Review

Imperial Hotel Tallinn Review Tallinn, the capital city of Estonia located on the Baltic, has a rich history.  Throughout the years it has been ruled (or occupied) by Denmark, Sweden, Germany and most recently Russia before regaining independence in 1991.  The old town is the charming area that most tourists will want to explore.  My… Read More »