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Experience: The George Hotel, Kiribati

When landing at Kiribati’s international airport located on a long beach, one may wonder where they would sleep. Though the entire island seems like an empty stretch of beach, Tarawa actually houses half of the country’s population. This means visitors have the option to stay at modern hotels like The George Hotel. On my Pacifying … Continue reading Experience: The George Hotel, Kiribati

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Experience: Filamona Hotel, Tuvalu

Tuvalu is one of the smallest countries in the world which is apparent as soon as you land at their airport in Funafuti. This tiny nation receives few tourists mostly due to its isolated location and the high costs of travel. Filamona Hotel is not only the best (and one of the only) places to … Continue reading Experience: Filamona Hotel, Tuvalu

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Flying Air Astana

What is Air Astana? Many have never heard of the flagship airline of Kazakhstan unless planning a trip to Central Asia. They would then discover that the majority of the routes in the area are dominated by this large airline with its hubs in Almaty and Astana. I had the same discovery when planning my … Continue reading Flying Air Astana

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Experience: Omali Lodge, Sao Tome

A review of Omali Lodge in Sao Tome from the trip Wandering West Africa. Highlights Well crafted concept and experience. Showpiece pool area. Popular fine dining restaurant. Attentive and friendly service. Background Set steps away from the beach with a tropical forest backdrop is a boutique resort with 30 rooms. Omali Lodge offers a private … Continue reading Experience: Omali Lodge, Sao Tome

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Experience: Seabreeze Resort Samoa

A review of Seabreeze Resort in Samoa on the trip Pacifying the Pacific. Highlights Incredible private bay location. Luxurious villas and rooms. Casual fine dining with fresh ingredients. Background Started by an English/Australian couple that relocated to Samoa years ago, Seabreeze brings international luxury and style to an idyllic beachside location. With deep roots in … Continue reading Experience: Seabreeze Resort Samoa

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Experience: Hotel Ker Alberte, Cayenne, French Guiana

A review of the Hotel Ker Alberte in Cayenne, French Guiana the trip Carib Isles, Latin Miles. Highlights Dedicated and welcoming owner/operators. Delicious fine cuisine. Tropical themed pool. Central location. Background Hotel Ker Alberte was originally an authentic Creole mansion which has been transformed into a 4-star luxury boutique hotel. It’s been a labor of … Continue reading Experience: Hotel Ker Alberte, Cayenne, French Guiana

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Top Ten Hotels of 2015

A review of my top ten hotels experienced in 2015! Click on the available link for the review! Hotels sometimes can make or ruin an experience in a new country. Along with my 2015 favorite new countries, I also had some incredible hotel stays that I will remember for years to come. Here is my … Continue reading Top Ten Hotels of 2015

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Experience: The Courtyard Paramaribo, Suriname

A review of the The Courtyard Paramaribo in Paramaribo, Suriname on the trip Carib Isles, Latin Miles. Highlights Personable manager and caring staff. Stunning riverside views. Outdoor saltwater pool. Located near city center and attractions. Background The Courtyard Paramaribo by Marriott Hotel may feel like a regular Courtyard at first glance, but there is much … Continue reading Experience: The Courtyard Paramaribo, Suriname

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Experience: Guyana Marriott Hotel Georgetown, Guyana

A review of the Guyana Marriott Hotel Georgetown in Guyana the trip Carib Isles, Latin Miles. Highlights Beautiful ocean front location. Modern luxurious facilities and rooms. Connected indoor and outdoor pool. Indoor and outdoor fine dining. State-of-the-art conference and event facilities. Background Georgetown is one of those fantastic places on the coast where the Demerara … Continue reading Experience: Guyana Marriott Hotel Georgetown, Guyana

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Experience: Pestana Caracas, Venezuela

A review of the Pestana Caracas in Caracas, Venezuela the trip Carib Isles, Latin Miles. Highlights Fantastic location with incredible views. Trendy hotspot for nightlife. Exclusive spa experiences and rooftop pool. Safe and secure. Background Pestana Caracas has quickly become one of the trendiest hotels in the city since opening in 2008. With 195 rooms … Continue reading Experience: Pestana Caracas, Venezuela