Advantages: Sun, glorious beaches, amazing people Disadvantages: Long haul flight
...In the wake of another earthquake in The Andaman Sea last night and the evacuation of everyone to the nearby hills, I thought I'd write a review of Patong Beach as I saw it on my recent travels around Asia and in particular Thailand. It's my ay of hopefully bringing back the custom to Phuket.
Luckily, last night, the all clear was sounded about three hours after the evacuation meaning everyone...
Advantages: Lovely hotel with excellent service, on the beach. Disadvantages: Nothing significant
...hot and humid.
As I love Grecian holidays I thought a holiday on the Greek island of Zakynthos (also known as Zante) might suit myself and my husband.
I had already stayed in three of the Louis group hotels in fact three times in one, and have always been impressed, and so I thought it might be a good idea to try another Louis hotel in Zante.
I chose the Louis Zante Beach Hotel...
Advantages: lovely well maintained resort, exceptional customer service Disadvantages: restaurant needs a good shake-up
...We stayed at the Mitsis Serita Beach Hotel in Hersonissos in Crete for 7 days at the end of April/beginning of May 2013. This was our first trip to Crete and the hotel is located approximately 23km from Heraklion Airport and 180km from Chania Airport (these are the only 2 airports on the islands to my knowledge).
In advance, I?ll warn you that this is a really long review, so grab some...