Category: Travel

Hostel Review: Lemon Spirit Hostel, Rio de Janeiro (BR)

“Awesome location and great staff!” I think the heading pretty much says it all. The best thing about the Lemon Spirit is definitely its proximity to the beach (only a block away). The thought of waking up, and making that quick stroll to Leblon beach still brings a smile to my face. The room I ...

Hotel Review: Hotel Matum, Santiago (DR)

“Positive Stay at Matum” Although the exterior of the hotel is awash in the neon lights of the billboard, the interior really maintains it’s historic roots while offering a nice clean place to rest your head. The rooms are well kept, and the bed was quite comfortable. The gentleman at the front desk was extremely ...

Hotel Review: Renaissance Jaragua Hotel and Casino, Santo Domingo (DR)

“Good service, but rooms could use a facelift” As stated above, the standout for this hotel is in its services. All the workers that I encountered at the Jaragua were quite friendly and more than willing to assist in any way possible. The primary reason I’m giving it 3, rather than 4 out of 5 ...

Hotel Review: Be Live Hamaca Beach Resort, Boca Chica (DR)

“For the budget-minded A.I. experience” One thing I realized during my stay was that your experience can vary greatly based on the room you are provided. I stayed on the 4th fl in a “garden view” room and found it to have very basic décor, with no lock on the safe, rust in the tub, ...