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Sleeping and Dining in Puerto Natales, Gateway to Torres del Paine, Chile

February 19, 2018 Puerto Natales has become more gentrified since I was last here 8 years ago. A pleasant tourist town with plenty of hotels, restaurants and places to buy or rent gear. Just remember, the quality of what you … Continue reading

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Relais des Plateaux, Antananarivo, Madagascar

September 30, 2016 Relais de Plateaux Hotel and Restaurant is a convenient but pricey option near the Ivato International Airport (Antananarivo). The 10 minute transfer to and from the airport is included in the price. The business traveler type rooms … Continue reading

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Hotel Meitetsu, Inuyama, Japan

September 23, 2017 The big resort style hotel, the only real hotel in town I think, is overpriced for the dated feel. Although given the number of guests at breakfast it seems to be very popular with the Japanese. Looks … Continue reading

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Sleeping and Dining in Kranjska Gora, Julian Alps, Slovenia

June 13-19, 2016 I chose Kranjska Gora as our home base in the Julian Alps due to its proximity to the region’s highest peaks, including Triglav, the highest. It’s a pleasant ski resort that retains some semblance of a normal … Continue reading

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Sleeping and Dining in Split, Croatia

June 8 – 10, 2016 Arrival We arrived on the 2:05 ferry from Hvar which got in closer to 2:30. I’m not sure how they do their schedules as both the ferry from Dubrovnik to Hvar and the one from … Continue reading

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Sleeping and Dining in Oia, Santorini, Greece

May 30, 2016 Canaves Hotel – We splurged for a sea view room in ultra-expensive Oia. If you want to spend the money there is elegance to this town, despite the tourists, that warrants the extra cost. That said, after … Continue reading

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Sleeping and Dining in Aqaba, Jordan

May 16, 2016 Movenpick Resort and Residences Aqaba. Although a typical resort kind of place, we got a great deal on an advanced reservation and were upgraded to a deluxe room with a balcony facing the sea. The room was … Continue reading

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