Category: Washington

Dine and dash in Seattle

Dine and dash in Seattle

Feed your sense of adventure and join Seattle Food Tours as you stay, walk and talk your way through Belltown. Join seasoned foodie tour guides for a two-and-a-half-hour cultural and epicurean adventure through Pike Place Market and Belltown. At the end of the day, fall full and happy into one of Hotel Andra‘s luxurious guest […]

Hästens has arrived at Hotel Ändra

Hästens has arrived at Hotel Ändra

Seattle’s Hotel Ändra has joined forces with Hästens of Sweden to offer the ultimate sleep experience. Hästens beds are unique in both their construction and the quality of sleep they offer. Hand-crafted in Sweden since the 1800s, Hästens beds offer only the finest natural materials – cotton, genuine horsehair, flax and pure new wool – […]

Dining at The Inn at Langley, WA

Dining at The Inn at Langley, WA

Reserve a table at  the The  Inn at Langley‘s restaurant and be prepared to experience culinary nirvana and discover for yourself why it consistently receives a ZAGAT rating of Extraordinary. The comfortable dining room features a massive double-hearth fireplace, wrought iron light fixtures, and more than a whiff of Frank Lloyd Wright. The beautifully crafted […]

Christmas dinner at The Inn at Langley

Christmas dinner at The Inn at Langley

Get out of the kitchen and enjoy the holidays with friends and family – join The Inn at Langley  for the perfect holiday dinner at 5pm on 25th December 2007. Chef Matt Costello will be preparing an incredible menu sure to make your holiday especially memorable. Dinner is $85 per person with the option of […]

Last chance for a great rate at Darnell's Lake Resort

Last chance for a great rate at Darnell’s Lake Resort

Have a final summer hoorah and soak up a few more rays of sunshine at  Darnell’s Lake Resort: let the sun warm you, the views astound you, and the wine soothe you. Discounted rates start at just $69/night, subject to availability.   Or click here for details of their other special promotions.

Expedia Insiders' Select

Expedia Insiders’ Select

I wasn’t familiar with Expedia Insiders’ Select, a list of their  best hotels and resorts worldwide  based on the opinions of Expedia users, until receiving a recent email from The Reef Resort in the Cayman Islands, proudly pointing out that they rank as #1 in the Caribbean and #14 in the world.   It’s an […]

Canvas Cabins - the ultimate outdoor experience

Canvas Cabins – the ultimate outdoor experience

If you love being in the woods but pitching a tent is not for you, consider an upscale, unique camping experience in our custom-built canvas cabins located on a secluded plateau overlooking Lake Neva. Lakedale Resort has two types of canvas cabin options available, standard and deluxe. Find out which option will best suit your […]

Bid for a great trip, and help a good cause in the process

Bid for a great trip, and help a good cause in the process

The March of Dimes Foundation – a not-for-profit organisation which aims to fight against premature birth, birth defects and infant mortality – will be holding an online auction  on eBay’s MissionFish.com from 12th to 21st February 2007.   Continental Airlines has offered an exclusive package that includes round trip first-class transportation, dinner for two with […]

America’s Top 10 Most Romantic Inns of 2007

Take note if you’re yet to book a stay for Valentines. We’re still only in January, but the the “Top 10 Most Romantic Inns of 2007” as chosen by the guidebook publisher, American Historic Inns, Inc, has been revealed as follows: Adobe & Pines Inn – Taos, NM McMillan Inn – Savannah, GA Magnolia Mansion […]

Kimpton Hotels Winter Special

Kimpton Hotels Winter Special

Enjoy 15% off the Best Available Rate from now through to 24th  February 2007, with select Kimpton Hotels.  Participating hotels are in Alexandria, Boston, Cambridge, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, New York, Portland, Salt Lake City, San Diego, San Francisco, Scottsdale, Seattle,  Silicon Valley, Vancouver  and Washington DC.

Spoil yourself at Friday Harbor House, San Juan Island, WA

Spoil yourself at Friday Harbor House, San Juan Island, WA

Spoil yourself rotten on San Juan Island this autumn with a stay at Friday Harbor House.   You will enjoy adventure, relaxation and amazing cuisine with their Spoiled Rotten Package.   Your stay will include one night in a romantic harbour view room, whale watching or kayaking with San Juan Safaris, two one-hour massages, $75 […]

Special rates at Darnell's Lake Resort, Lake Chelan WA

Special rates at Darnell’s Lake Resort, Lake Chelan WA

There are over a dozen wineries in Lake Chelan’s new wine country. Come tour the vineyards, experience the peak of the wine season, and relax at the end of your day at Darnell’s Lake Resort. From 11th to 30th September 2006, they are offering great midweek rates at $85 and weekend rates at $150 in […]

Summer availability at Lakedale Resort at Three Lakes, San Juan Island

Summer availability at Lakedale Resort at Three Lakes, San Juan Island

You still have time to plan a summer getaway to Lakedale Resort, an 82-acre resort  on San Juan Island. Prime dates are still available at this romantic island resort, in both July and August. Summer rates are currently $219 per night for lodge rooms and $310 per night  for cabins, or $469 per night for […]

The healthiest hotels in the USA

The healthiest hotels in the USA

If you’re someone that likes to take good care of yourself when you travel, you’ll be interested to hear that Health magazine and AOL CityGuide recently listed the healthiest hotels in America. Details such as fitness facilities, healthy food offerings, spas, and stress-reduction services were all taken into account to produce the following list: Four […]

Top 10 seafood markets

Top 10 seafood markets

CNN is running a feature in their travel section on the top 10 seafood markets.   I find it hard to believe that they should all be in the United States, so perhaps this would be better named ‘the top 10 US seafood markets’.   Many of these markets take orders online nowadays so I’ve […]

Top skylines in the world

Top skylines in the world

According to diserio.com, the best skyline in the world is that of Hong Kong, pictured right. Personally, 15th-placed Seattle gets my vote, thanks to the beautiful backdrop of Mount Rainier. The article sums up the top 18 skylines in the world as: 1. Hong Kong (China) 2. Chicago (USA) 3. Shanghai (China) 4. New York […]