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Hotel Chains

The 10 Best New Boutique Hotels

Oyster | Posted 06.14.2015 | Travel

Who doesn't love something shiny and new?! We're constantly on the lookout for hot new hotel properties, and we've noticed a recent trend: boutiques are in.

8 Best Chain Hotels You've (Probably) Never Heard of -- But Will Love

Oyster | Posted 05.03.2015 | Travel

Chain hotels often get a bad rap. Admittedly, some of them, with uninspired beige decor, industrial carpeting, and airline-quality breakfasts, have earned it. But they're not all that way.

Cheaters, Apparently, Use These Hotel Chains Most

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Nothing says "you're so special to me" like booking a room at the local motel, right? Well, it seems the picture of a dimming vacant sign at the motel...

Can You Solve These Mysteries Of Travel?

Peter Mandel | Posted 06.19.2013 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Heading somewhere far off means running smack into a spectrum of new sights, new sounds, new tastes. But along with these comes the inevitable oven-fresh batch of eye-rolling, mind-blowing, completely incomprehensible Mysteries of Travel.

15 Gripes About Hotel Rooms

George Hobica | Posted 04.08.2012 | Travel
George Hobica

Everyone loves to gripe about air travel. But what about hotels? On a recent trip around the world, I stayed in six different hotels of various quality, and while my flights were perfect (thanks Singapore Airlines and United) the hotel stays were not always.

Green Your Travel, Low Carbon Vacation

Planet Green | Collin Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It's beginning to look a lot like summer, and with the kids out of school and the warm, sunny weather, it's vacation time for many of us. But with f...

Secret Cam Reveals Hotels Don't Wash Glasses,

Consumerist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Fox Atlanta set up secret cameras inside 5 different hotel chains from the Holiday Inn to the Ritz Carlton (shown above) and caught every single one o...