Airport Dining-Your Favorites?

Let me kick off this question with, in no specific order because, as they say, it’s horses for courses: 1)  Cathay Pacific FIrst Class Lounge-Hong Kong: From dim sum to carvery to salads, in a peaceful room, with some water flowing, no windows, very relaxing, just top draw food. 2) Berghoffs at United terminal, gate [...]

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Burgercrawl 2010

Mmmm… Burgers (cue Homer Simpson voice). What could be better than a hamburger? How about three in one night? Our (ahem) “research” began at Comme Ca, a place I had avoided since it opened, due to an admittedly immature grudge against the restaurant for taking over the old Noura Cafe space. —A moment of silence [...]

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Who’s Read “The Innovators Prescription”?

This book, by Clayton M. Christensen, details “A Disruptive Solution for Health Care” in the US was just given to me by my sister as a gift and it looks quite interesting. He’s written a few books on  innovation and disruptive technologies that can be used across various business sectors. www. innovatorsperscription.com. I admit to [...]

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5 Top Hotel Pools (non-Resort)-Send in Your Favorites!

ok, give me your top hotel pools that aren’t at some beautiful resort in Hawaii. I’m thinking you’re travelling to Rome, to London, wherever and you have the luxury of a swimming pool to use, not just a little hot tub. My favorites are: Peninsula Hong Kong: The ultimate, with windows that open up and [...]

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Question: What do you collect on the road?

I don’t think that I’ve ever bought soap for our guest bathroom. Why? The hotel soaps, the hotel soaps. From Crabtree and Evelyn to L Occitane , I always take the soaps. And if you get lucky enough to stay at say the Peninsula in Hong Kong, Hermes soaps the free soap mother load. I have even reused the shower soap for a few days at a hotel so I can keep getting face soap for my Tumi bag. The picture shows about 25% of all the soaps left. Okay, what do you like, matchbooks, ashtrays, towels???

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