Category Archives: hotels

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 »

Hotel Indigo Helsinki Boulevard Review

Hotel Indigo Helsinki Boulevard Review After arriving in Helsinki on the Silja Sympony, I had two nights before heading out on to Estonia.  During an IHG sale I was able to book the Hotel Indigo for around $90 per night. It is hard to place Hotel Indigo in the IHG chain.  I would say it… Read More »

NOFO Hotel Stockholm Review

NOFO Hotel Stockholm Review After three nights in Oslo at the Thon Hotel Cecil, I flew to Stockholm for two nights to explore the city.  Chase was running a promotion where I could earn 5x Ultimate Rewards on hotel bookings and decided to try out the NOFO Hotel, a Best Western (yes… Best Western of… Read More »

Thon Hotel Cecil Oslo – Review

Thon Hotel Cecil Oslo – Review There are very few chain hotels in Norway.  The main two are Raddison and Thon Hotels.  A few months back I did a status match to Discovery Loyalty Black, their top tier elite status.  Thon Hotels is part of Discovery Loyalty. For my three nights in Oslo, I picked… Read More »