Hotel review: The Confidante (Unbound Collection by Hyatt), Miami Beach, USA

Hotel review: The Confidante (Unbound Collection by Hyatt), Miami Beach, USA

After spending a whole week in a lovely Airbnb house with a bunch of friends, retiring to a hotel for the last few nights was a welcome resort. We chose The Confidante since we wanted to get a little bit away from the hustle and bustle of Ocean Drive, and it was fairly reasonably priced … Continue reading Hotel review: The Confidante (Unbound Collection by Hyatt), Miami Beach, USA

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Lounge review: SAS Gold Lounge, Oslo Airport (OSL)

Lounge review: SAS Gold Lounge, Oslo Airport (OSL)

As I wrote the other day, I flew from Oslo to Miami in SAS Plus (Premium Economy), and so had access to the SAS Lounge at OSL prior to departure. My travel companions were Eurobonus Gold and Diamond, however, so I could pass through to the Gold lounge by accompanying them. Star Alliance Gold members are … Continue reading Lounge review: SAS Gold Lounge, Oslo Airport (OSL)

Airlines and their complimentary upgrade policy

Yesterday I had tickets with SAS to Miami in their premium economy «Plus» class (review will follow soon). I was supposed to travel with a friend, but a few days prior to departure, he received the following email:  A lovely gesture from the airline, as my friend is Eurobonus Diamond and spends a LOT of time onboard SAS … Continue reading Airlines and their complimentary upgrade policy

Hotel review: Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin, Hua Hin, Thailand

Hotel review: Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin, Hua Hin, Thailand

Just three hours by bus outside of Bangkok, you'll find Hua Hin, vacation hotspot for both Bangkok residents and tourists alike. Unfortunately we seemed to have chosen one of the busiest traffic days of the year out of the Thai capital, so our trip to Hua Hin took something like six and a half hours. … Continue reading Hotel review: Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin, Hua Hin, Thailand