After hitting all our major sites in Seattle, we headed for Oregon, which is someplace my grandparents had never been to. And, for our base of operations while there, I chose the Residence Inn Portland Downtown Pearl District.
Much like with my car, space and price were a priority during this trip. So, our first hotel in the Pacific Northwest was the Residence Inn Seattle Downtown/Lake Union.
The biggest news in travel the past week, and possibly all year, is Marriott’s acquisition of Starwood. And while there’s a lot of controversy regarding Starwood Elite benefits and Marriott Elites getting shafted, it’s difficult to argue that the merger has provided many more options to both sides. This is especially true in big cities […]
The Residence Inn Maui Wailea is now open, with its grand opening ceremony occurring today. Granted the hotel has been open for a little while, but now it’s official! As its name suggests, the Residence Inn Maui Wailea is located in the Wailea Resort on Maui’s southeast coast. It is the first Residence Inn by […]