Tag Archives: Food

Tasting the Best Food on Lanai

Lanai can boast some of the best food I’ve enjoyed on any of the Hawaiian Islands. From the hotels – most especially the hotels – to the other island restaurants, the dining options are insanely tasty. It didn’t matter if I was ordering a fine dining kind of meal or a simple burger, everything was […]

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A Night at Milwaukee’s Pfister Hotel

There are a lot of places to stay in Milwaukee, but the best hotel is easily the historic Pfister Hotel. How’s it the best? Here’s how… Location As I always say, the most important thing for a property is the location. And the Pfister’s got it. Located in the heart of downtown Milwaukee, the Pfister […]

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The Best Places to Drink Beer in Milwaukee

There are a lot of great places to drink beer in Milwaukee or learn about its history. I discovered that while on my recent trip with Visit Milwaukee. Out of all of the places I saw, I’ve picked five of the best ones. Got another one to add? Then don’t be shy. Just comment below […]

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Doing Lanai’s Dole Stroll

The Dole Stroll is one my favorite activities on Lanai. It’s an ideal way to spend the day learning about the island’s history and culture, doing some shopping, and sampling nearly a dozen restaurants. And the best part? It’s all local. There are no chain stores or restaurants, nothing mass produced – except awesomeness – […]

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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 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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Find Sweet Tooth Satisfaction at Hawaii’s Sugar Coast Candy Shop

Hilo, Hawaii has some of my favorite sweet treats anywhere with the taffy at Sugar Coast Candy/

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An Austin Resort Weekend with Travaasa

There are a lot of hotels in Austin, Texas. I will not stay at another hotel or resort in Austin other than Travaasa, though. After spending a weekend there, exploring all aspects of the resort and spa in the hills outside of town, I am convinced there is not a better place to stay for […]

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