Hilton Hotel, Downtown Harrisburg, PA

Staying at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Harrisburg Pennsylvania was a great experience. The rooms are large and well-maintained. As you can see from the photos below the lobby is very spacious and decorated as you expect from the Hilton. The hotel has four restaurants, I found three of them during my brief search. One…

Budapest, Hungary

Before the unification in 1873, Budapest was actually two separate cities, Buda on the west side of the Danube, and Pest on the east side of the Danube.  The combined city is one of the largest cities in the European Union, and is the capital of Hungary. Budapest is a very picturesque city with impressive…

The Hilton Austin Convention Center

I spent the day at the Hilton Austin Convention Center in downtown Austin Texas. I happened to be there the Monday before Thanksgiving, which has its advantages and disadvantages. The main advantage for being here this time of year is that you have the hotel to yourself. The main disadvantage being here this time of…

We Could Only Pick One

While in port this day we had to pick one tour to go on in the afternoon.  We had a choice of going to Salzburg, Germany or Cesky Krumlov.  Ok, so Salzburg and where?  Let me give a little recent history before I continue.  I had two different people tell me that the three hour…

Hyatt Regency, Miami

The Hyatt Regency Miami is a very impressive looking hotel as you drive up.  It’s a large modern looking building with an impressive front entrance.  The public areas may have been renovated in the past few years as they are very modern, open and inviting.  All the employees I came in contact with were very…