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 Omni Severin Hotel, Indianapolis

As you will see in the photos added to this post the Omni Severin Hotel is a member of the Historic Hotels of America. It originally opened in 1913 and still has the original mailbox that was installed when the hotel was built. The hotel underwent a major restoration in 1988 which not only included…

Hilton Garden Inn, Albany Airport

I recently had the “opportunity” to stay at the Hilton Garden Inn Hotel next to the Albany airport.  While the hotel is decent, it does have some drawbacks.  The convenience of being right next to the airport presents one major drawback, that there is nothing around the hotel at all.  If you don’t have a…

The Langham Hotel, Boston – Classic (Yet Modern) Elegance

The Langham hotel now occupies the former Federal Reserve bank building.  The elegance is apparent as soon as you walk in the front entrance.  The lobby is bright in uncluttered containing the check-in desk, one of their three restaurants, and multiple seating areas. The attention to detail is apparent as soon as you walk into…

We Made it to Prague

We made it to Prague……. and even beat our luggage by 8 hours, because it didn’t want to come on the same plane with us.  Anyway, Prague has been really great so far.  We are in downtown (central) Prague, staying at the Grandior Hotel.  More on that in a later post. Prague combines historical and…