Finding Peace in Ubud: A Quick Guide to Bali’s Culture Capital

September 24, 2017By Tom BernardoBali

 Bali – the island conveys different perceptions to different people. If you’re an Aussie, booze and partying probably come to mind. If you’re from North America, or even Europe, images of an exotic tropical paradise register in your head. If you’ve seen the movie, or read the book “Eat Pray Love”, for you, Bali is … Read More

Chicago’s W Lakeshore Is All About The Views

June 13, 2016By Tom BernardoChicago

 Impressions: W Lakeshore is a quintessential W Hotel: stylish and modern with great amenities. It overlooks Lake Michigan, hence, the amazing views. It is steps away from Navy Pier and also within walking distance to Magnificent Mile. The hotel underwent a total makeover a couple years ago and the new interiors reflect its lakefront location. … Read More