Room With A View: Scandic Palace Hotel's Room 301

Room With A View: Scandic Palace Room 301, originally uploaded by Ralph Grizzle. Room 301 at the legendary Palace Hotel boasts one of Copenhagen’s best views. French doors open onto a balcony overlooking the bustle below and beyond at City Hall Square. Acquired by the Scandic chain and re-opened in April 2009, the long-established landmark… [Read More]

Celebrity’s South America

Providing spectacular sights and experiences, South American cruises are still primarily for travel lovers who are looking for experiences off the more well-worn paths to the beach or the destination staples of Europe or Alaska — magnificent though they may be. No, South America and the Panama Canal generally attract more experienced travelers who have… [Read More]

Scandic Webers

I like Scandic’s no-nonsense approach. Corner room 324 at Copenhagen’s Scandic Webers, for example, is light and spacious and comes equipped with everything tourists or business travelers need: coffee and tea maker, ironing board, safe, air-conditioning, a large workspace/desk, flat-panel television and free wireless internet.