Ric Garrido

State of My Travel 2023

Today I completed the last of my reservations for May 2023 hotels for a trip to Oslo, Rhodes, Czechia and

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Review: LOT Warsaw Polonez Business Lounge, WAW Poland

On our November-December 2022 trip to Poland we flew LOT Polish from Gdansk GDN by the Baltic Sea to Krakow

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California road trip during atmospheric river apocalypse week

New Year’s Eve was a washout for my area of California around Monterey. I spent the first week of 2023

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Review: MGallery Hotel Rezydent Sopot Baltic Suite

Hotel Rezydent Sopot is an Accor MGallery Hotel in the center of the city between the train station at the

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Spring 2023 trip Oslo to Tallinn via Greece and Czechia

IHG 20% off reward nights and Choice Privileges rates posted for April 16-June 30, 2023 motivated me to change some

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2022 Hotel Stays – 56 nights worth $10,000 for $3,969.

Last week I saw a travel blog comment on a points purchase sale where some reader wrote, “I never buy

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Review: Hotel Indigo Krakow Old Town

Hotel Indigo Krakow Old Town has a great location about 400 meters north of the Kraków Barbican and Florian Gate

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This week I made two IHG expenditures for 2023 savings

This week I made two IHG expenditures for 2023 savings. Firstly, I purchased InterContinental Ambassador membership for $200 and extended

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Review: Holiday Inn Krakow City Centre, Poland

IHG has two hotels in Krakow, Poland with Holiday Inn Krakow City Centre and Hotel Indigo Krakow Old Town. Both

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Review – Holiday Inn Gdansk, Poland

Holiday Inn Gdansk – City Centre is a new build hotel, opened June 2019, on Granary Island, or Spichlerze in

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