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Spending a Night at Milwaukee’s Brumder Mansion

Out of all of the places to stay in Milwaukee, one of the most interesting is the Brumder Mansion. Those old, historic homes from around the turn of the twentieth century that are in most every town in the United States interest me beyond my comprehension. They’re always so beautiful, and with such character; I […]

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A Night at Milwaukee’s Brewhouse Inn & Suites

There are a lot of hotels in Milwaukee, but the newest one is the Brewhouse Inn and Suites. It’s barely a month old, yet already making a splash – in a giant copper brew kettle, of course – as one of the most interesting places to stay in Milwaukee. After all, how many other hotels […]

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An Overview of Hotels on Lanai

There are three great hotels on Lanai, with a fourth in the works. Each of the three current properties have very different vibes, so it’s all a matter of preference when selecting the best choice. Here’s an overview… THE FOUR SEASONS RESORT LANAI, THE LODGE AT KOELE There’s a reasons the lodge was recently ranked […]

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Staying at the Hotel Lanai

There are three hotels on Lanai. I stayed at both the Four Seasons Resort at Manele Bay and the Koele Lodge before spending two nights at the third one, the Hotel Lanai. And as much as I loved both of the Four Seasons resorts for what they offered, I enjoyed my stay at the Hotel […]

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Is the Four Seasons Manele Bay Better than the Koele Lodge?

I scratched my head when I saw the U.S. News and World Report ranking for the Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Manele Bay, apparently only the sixth best of all of the hotels in Hawaii. I couldn’t agree with that. My stay was so much better than the sixth best in all of the Hawaiian […]

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Is The Lodge at Koele Really the Best Hotel in Hawaii?

This past week I stayed at the Four Seasons Lanai, The Lodge at Koele on Lanai, Hawaii. Just this last week as well, it was ranked the second best hotel in all of the United States by U.S. News and World Report. I’d like to humor myself and think the editor heard I was staying […]

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