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Always 5 Star check list before checking out of a hotel room

How often have you left an item or two behind in a hotel room?     Every traveler can relate to this dilemma, especially if you have a busy travel schedule or are running a bit late.     I know that in the past I have!  Because of this I decided to develop a quick 10 step check list that ...

Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay Resort For Any Occasion!

  When looking for a luxury hotel/resort to celebrate a special occasion, I know that I can trust the quality of a Ritz-Carlton property.   -The beautiful Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay golf course with amazing coastal views   I have stayed at many Ritz-Carlton's around the world and am a big fan of this brand for several reasons. Here are my five-star points ...

Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay Spa

  Perched on a ocean side cliff sits the Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay Resort.  Inside this beautiful resort is a wonderful spa that will be sure to create the relaxing and much deserved break we all need!     The resort with the beautiful ocean and golf views   Whether staying at the resort, or if you happen to live ...

Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay – Grounds and Activities

During the winter, the Hot Chocolate Bar is a must.  The bar offers all sorts of condiments and toppings for a steaming hot cup of chocolate.  My favorite was adding whipped cream, nuts, and some sprinkles.  I noticed several people being quite creative in their choice of toppings.  They offer some adult beverage additives as ...

Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay – The Club Lounge

What is The Club Lounge at the Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay?   The Club Lounge at the Ritz-Carlton is a private lounge requiring an upgrade purchase price with your room.  The lounge is located usually on a special floor of the hotel, that only Club Lounge rooms can access.  The lounge features an endless array of beverages and ...

#5StarTip🌟: How to turn your cell phone camera into a valuable travel resource

🌟How many times have you received a valet ticket and couldn't find it when it was time to get your car?   🌟How many times did you forget where your car was parked, especially at a large airport parking lot?   It has happened enough times to me that I knew I needed to find a solution.  Recently, I noticed, ...

What is the right amount to tip? Problem solved! Including a free printable chart!

Ever wonder what is the right amount to tip when you are traveling domestically or internationally?  The answer is here! I don’t know about you, but I have found the proper etiquette to tipping to be somewhat baffling.  I believe in tipping and rewarding for good service.  It is known that most people working in the travel ...