You may wonder why I'm showing you a picture of my (dusty) VW Golf. Indeed and you'd be right. This is just opposite my office at Queen's University in Belfast. I've gotten sick of paying WAY over the odds for a car parking space at Belfast City Airport. When you're away for a couple of … Continue reading Back to Belfast Hotels – Ibis Queens Quarter – a homely hotel at a humble price!
After staying at the Retreat Centre and the shiny Ibis Budget (!), I hotfooted it across town to my next location, an Airbnb in Herne Bay, which is a posh bit of Auckland. I took the bus as I'm a classy kind of guy and I thought the main street near where I was staying … Continue reading Airbnb: Herne Bay, Auckland
This place is nice! It's less like a hotel and more like an apartment building. Studio doubles are the smallest room, but offer plenty of space for two people. https://youtu.be/czmtdWvwv1Q
The latest in our series Inside Hotel rooms - this time room 1708 in the Crowne Plaza, Santiago, Chile. What does it look like? Is it worth the quotation you've found? Find out! https://youtu.be/T2ggdWnHyxc
This is a new series on PlanetPatrick.net - inside hotel rooms! Airbnbs get the same treatment! I like to see what places REALLY look like. Enjoy! https://youtu.be/lAXQGOU8_Sw
With a late arrival into Santiago, I was mildly concerned that I'd get a shonky room in the hotel. I needn't have worried, I'd been upgraded to a corner suite - frankly, because I think the hotel was fairly empty in the run up to the Easter holidays. The room was nicely appointed - a … Continue reading Hotels: Crowne Plaza, Santiago Check-in