At GoNOMAD, we love hotels, and we love staying in new hotels every time we travel. Enjoy these features written by our best travel writers about hotels they’ve enjoyed staying in all over the world.
A Tale of Two Houses: Washington DC Secrets By Kurt Jacobson Entering the world of natural light from the depths of the DC Metro, steep stairs deposit passengers onto Dupont Circle. Sprawled all around are streets named after US states or alphabet characters convening like the spokes on a spinning bicycle wheel. What seems like […]
Bali: Segara Lestari Villas: A Piece of Heaven on Bali’s North Coast. A diving and snorkeling adventure in a less traveled part of this Indonesia island.
New York’s Magnificent and Nostalgic Bowery Hotel By Nick Kontis On a cold, blustery winter day on New York’s eclectic Lower East Side, I arrived, tired and jetlagged, at my home for the next three nights, a true New York classic, the Bowery Hotel. I have always been enthralled by the gritty streets surrounding the […]
Costa Rica: Sleeping by a Waterfall By Devinne Zadravec It’s endless. Loud. Mind numbing. You stand, exerting no energy other than the forces required to stay upright, while sweat drips off every limb and runs in salty rivers down your forehead. Your eyes struggle to adjust to the exceedingly bright sunshine, and to take in […]
Lake Placid Lodge in New York: A Piece of Paradise in Winter By Shelley Rotner I’ve been to Lake Placid, in the Adirondacks, many times, in every season. This is one of the few places that I return to time after time. Each season has its beauty. The road off the highway to Lake Placid […]
London: Staying at the Stafford Hotel A Luxury St. James Property Warmly Welcomes American Guests By Janis Turk An American flag hangs outside one of London’s most charming—and thoroughly British—luxury hotel properties, The Stafford London. Tucked discreetly away from the noise and bustle of double-decker tourist busses and big black London taxicabs, hidden at the […]
The Wellesley: Your Own Royal Residence in London By Janis Turk The Wellesley is kind of hotel may change your mind about London—and possibly about life. Housed in a historic building that onc e was the entrance to Hyde Park Corner Tube station, close to Buckingham Palace between Green Park and Hyde Park, The Wellesley […]