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Delta Burnaby Hotel & Grand Villa Casino Review

9 to 5 Travel was graciously hosted by the Delta Burnaby Hotel & Conference Centre last weekend to experience all the hotel has to offer. Located just 30 minutes from Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and a mere 15 minutes from downtown Vancouver by SkyTrain or highway, Delta Burnaby is only a short drive from our home […]

Rosewood Hotel Georgia – Vancouver’s Luxury Boutique Hotel

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts create luxurious accommodations unlike any other in the world. The company bestows each of its properties with one-of-a-kind ambiance and style. Whether located in the heart of one of the world’s great cities like Vancouver, or in the splendid isolation of a tropical isle in the Caribbean, each luxury hotel and […]

Vancouver’s Top Euro-Asian Fusion Restaurant

Visiting one of Canada’s most culturally diverse cities — Vancouver, BC — and in the mood for some Mediterranean and Asian influenced cuisine? Definitely reserve a table at Prestons in downtown Vancouver. Located in the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, on West Pender, Prestons offers a sleek and modern dining room, lounge & bar. Euro-Asian fusion […]

Raffles Hotel Singapore – Top Luxury Hotel

Opened in 1899, Raffles Hotel is a colonial-style luxury hotel in Singapore, and one of the world’s most famous properties. Named after Singapore’s founder Sir Stamford Raffles, and often voted top luxury hotel in the world, the suites boast teak-wood floors, handmade carpets, and 14-foot ceilings. The hotel houses a tropical garden courtyard, museum, shopping […]

Butterfly On Morrison Hotel Review – Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

Part of the Butterfly Group, Butterfly On Morrison is a boutique hotel located on Morrison Hill Road in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. The hotel is surrounded by the best brand-name world-renowned stores, magnificent shopping malls and bustling dining centres in Causeway Bay, and Hong Kong’s neon entertainment strip in Wanchai – one of Hong Kong’s […]

Butterfly On Wellington Boutique Hotel (Central) Hong Kong Review

After staying at the Novotel Citygate near the Hong Kong airport and with our aunt in Kowloon, we then spent one night at Butterfly On Wellington in Central before heading off on our month-long Asia journey. Multi-award winning Butterfly Group is a collection of boutique hotels and serviced apartments located around Hong Kong. We had […]

How To Cook In Your Hotel Room

Although dining out and trying new cuisines are huge parts of our travel adventures (since we love to eat!), the following video shows how to cook in your hotel room when craving a meal from home. The always hilarious Natalie Tran cooks bacon, eggs, and oatmeal using common items found in a standard hotel room. […]

Shine Spa At Sheraton Nha Trang, Vietnam

Sheraton Nha Trang Hotel’s Shine Spa is a haven of wellness located on the hotel’s 7th and 8th floors. This full service spa comprises nine treatment rooms each equipped with a private shower and bath. They also offer an outdoor treatment area, beauty salon, yoga studio, steam rooms, saunas, and jacuzzi room. Their Wellness Tea Bar […]

Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Toronto Review

Usually, we are very brand-loyal to Starwood hotels because of their Starwood Preferred Guest points and fabulous incentives. However, for our stay in Toronto we found an excellent deal at Hilton Garden Inn, and decided to book with this chain instead. Nestled in the heart of Toronto’s vibrant downtown Entertainment District, this Hilton hotel was […]

Ritz-Carlton For $10 A Night. For Real.

It’s true, just ten dollars can get you a room at Florida’s Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne – hands down, Miami’s best full-service resort. Of course, there is a catch. The Ritz-Carlton has set aside only 10 rooms for this cheap rate; it’s available over selected dates in July (5-7, 10-13, 18, 25, 26); and to get […]

Novotel Citygate Hong Kong Hotel Review

Upon arrival to Hong Kong, we were exhausted from our long flight and were in desperate need of a good night’s sleep. We had planned to stay with my husband’s aunt in Kowloon, but knew it would be tight quarters. We decided to book a hotel for the night near the airport and reserved a […]

Executive Pastry Chef Alejandro Luna Has A SweetSpot

Allow us to introduce you to one of Singapore’s top ten pastry chefs, Alejandro Luna. Luna is the über talented Executive Pastry Chef at high-end SweetSpot pâtisserie located in the Marina Bay Sands Hotel & Casino. Luna has spent the past 15 years in the upscale pastry business. He landed in Singapore last year via some of the […]