A Tale of Two Sheratons

Thanks to work, I have had the opportunity to bounce between cities fairly regularly, and I was able to stay at two quite nice Sheraton properties: one in the Toronto area, and another in the Los Angeles area. Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Location Located directly off of Highway 7, the Sheraton Parkway offers excellent dining … Continue reading “A Tale of Two Sheratons”

Cheap Flights and Creative Routing

I was recently contacted by Amber from CreditDonkey regarding my post a few years ago regarding the mobile app OnTheFly and the ITA Matrix which it interfaces with. Amber reminded me that with both Thanksgiving and Christmas quickly approaching, it might be helpful to remind folks about these handy tools to navigate the complex task … Continue reading “Cheap Flights and Creative Routing”

Paris Trip Report – Louvre & Musée d’Orsay

Paris Trip Report – Arrival and Eiffel Tower Paris Trip Report – Notre-Dame de Paris, Catacombs Paris Trip Report – Louvre & Musée d’Orsay Paris Trip Report – Versailles Paris Trip Report – Departure The Louvre It should come as no surprise that the line at the Louvre was quite long. Thankfully, skip-the-line tickets are … Continue reading “Paris Trip Report – Louvre & Musée d’Orsay”

Paris Trip Report – Versailles

Paris Trip Report – Arrival and Eiffel Tower Paris Trip Report – Notre-Dame de Paris, Catacombs Paris Trip Report – Louvre & Musée d’Orsay Paris Trip Report – Versailles Paris Trip Report – Departure Ah Versailles… when I was purchasing tickets to visit, I saw the two-day option and was honestly confused as to why … Continue reading “Paris Trip Report – Versailles”

Paris Trip Report – Departure

Paris Trip Report – Arrival and Eiffel Tower Paris Trip Report – Notre-Dame de Paris, Catacombs Paris Trip Report – Louvre & Musée d’Orsay Paris Trip Report – Versailles Paris Trip Report – Departure The end of a vacation is always bittersweet. On the one hand, they are never long enough and there is so … Continue reading “Paris Trip Report – Departure”

Paris Trip Report – Notre-Dame de Paris, Catacombs

Paris Trip Report – Arrival and Eiffel Tower Paris Trip Report – Notre-Dame de Paris, Catacombs Paris Trip Report – Louvre & Musée d’Orsay Paris Trip Report – Versailles Paris Trip Report – Departure Notre-Dame de Paris Making use of our Navigo passes, we hopped on the RER and found ourselves deposited right across from … Continue reading “Paris Trip Report – Notre-Dame de Paris, Catacombs”

Paris Trip Report – Arrival and Eiffel Tower

Paris Trip Report – Arrival and Eiffel Tower Paris Trip Report – Notre-Dame de Paris, Catacombs Paris Trip Report – Louvre & Musée d’Orsay Paris Trip Report – Versailles Paris Trip Report – Departure As I wrote about earlier, I managed to score a couple of inexpensive (relatively speaking, of course) tickets to Paris that … Continue reading “Paris Trip Report – Arrival and Eiffel Tower”