2015 started with some very interesting fireworks in Cascais for us. The Portuguese town at the Atlantic coast didn’t have big fireworks, but very special ones nevertheless. With this shot, we also say goodbye to Portugal. Our next destination is Brussels, followed by our home town. We hope you had a very nice evening and a good start into the new year! We are looking forward to seeing you again and reading… Read More

Deciding which hotel was the very best we stayed at in 2014 was not any easy. Several luxury hotels fully satisfied our needs, gaining eight or even nine out of ten stars in our Hotel Ratings. In the very end, we chose two hotels in Switzerland and one in Germany. All of them offer everything you may expect of a luxury hotel: Including amazing rooms, tasty food, a huge spa area and… Read More

It’s a weird thing to get an upgrade just for two of three days, but it’s better than nothing. So here’s a first impression of our first room, we’ll keep you updated about what’s going to happen on New Year’s Eve!  

A year is a long time, however, another one is almost over. We hope that you had the possibility to spend some time with your beloved ones over Christmas and that you did not have that much stress. Anyway, we’re pretty sure that you missed something this week and didn’t have that much time to read everything. Nevertheless, it’s really worth it to still check out our content as we ranked our… Read More

What could be better than waking up, pulling back the curtains and enjoying a wonderful view? If the weather is great, that would be the perfect start in the day. Some hotels have the perfect location for offering that, and getting a room in which you can enjoy an awesome view is unbeatable. Here are our top three views in 2014! 1. Grande Real Villa Italiá, Cascais in Portugal Not only is the… Read More

We hope that you had an amazing Christmas and some calm moments! First-hand experience: That’s not that easy when having a family together. However, we “moved” once again from Cascais (Portugal) to Porto, this time residing at the Porto Palácio Congress Hotel & Spa.

Steaming Outdoor-Pools, snacks like nuts and freshly squeezed juices, water with lemons, tea, cozy atmosphere, whirlpools, loungers, a more sportive swimming pool, … Sounds like music in your ears? Want to dream your life right away to these places? Or feeling a bit braced and a massage would be the perfect solution? One thing which is really important to us in luxury hotels is a good spa area. Some hotels do not… Read More

Nobody wants to stay in a broom closet for a few days or spend a night in a room which is not cozy at all. There are many possibilities which make a room a real desaster – but on the other hand, there are also many ways to make it awesome! Well, we’ve been in a couple of hotels this year, so we give you a short resume about the best rooms… Read More

The first part of our “Best in … 2014!” series features breakfast! For us, a good breakfast is essential for a good start into the day. That’s why we had breakfast at dozens of hotels this year. The choice for the best ones was an easy one nevertheless! 1. Kempinski Hotel Das Tirol, Jochberg in  Austria Just perfect. That’s what we have to say about the breakfast at the Kempinksi Hotel Das… Read More