Koh Chang, Thailand • Bedrooms at Bo’s

The Thai Islands can be an intense experience whether its partying on Koh Phi Phi or diving all day on Koh Tao. If you want a slightly more undiscovered and more relaxed encounter though, Tiplr recommend you head to Koh Chang, which perfectly located for onward travel into Cambodia. On Koh Chang we stayed in…

Cyprus • A Hotel Fit For a Queen

Cyprus, located at the most eastern part of the Mediterranean may be a bit of a mystery to some. It sits right under Turkey and just above Egypt and Israel. However, with its amazing beaches, truly fabulous hotels and resorts it’s definitely one to hit up if you get a chance. Last week we were…

Kandy, Sri Lanka – An Eclectic Gem Hidden in the Jungle

On the hill town of Kandy, in Sri Lanka, surrounded by jungle and wildlife, appears a fancy mix of colours, an explosion of art, kitsch and oddities. Is that a hidden world? It’s maybe some strange alien dropped down from Mars to create an alternative lifestyle residence? Mmmh…no, dear travellers, you can leave your worries…

Ronda, Andalucía – A Different Kind of Hotel

This tip has been suggested by our Spanish Explorer: Maria Gil Ortega In Andalucia, there are many renowned cities: Seville, Granada, Malaga…but Ronda, because it is enclosed between the mountains, is a less famous destination. During the centuries, many eminent travelers had a strong relation with this wicked and taurine land: Rainer Maria Rilke, Picasso,…

Tangier, Morocco – Sleep in a Riad

Dar Jameel is a converted riad style guest house located on the edge of the medina.The word riad comes from the Arabian term for garden and is a traditional Moroccan house or palace with an interior garden or courtyard. You’ll be greeted by a friendly porter with mint tea to sip on while you check in. The…

York, England – Bloomsbury Beautiful

You know you’re in for a treat when you arrive at your accommodation to a hot pot of tea and a slice of homemade lemon drizzle cake after a long afternoon of travelling! The Bloomsbury Experience sets the bar for a weekend in Yorkshire, providing the cosiest, comfiest and most appropriate backdrop for visiting this…

New Zealand – Tamaki Maori Madness

What more of a ‘Kia Ora’ experience can you gain then an overnight stay at New Zealand’s most awarded attraction? The straightforward answer: you can’t. The Maori word meaning ‘welcome’ is not only uttered from the lips of every native, it is their way of life and their aim is for you to experience it too…

Florence – Hotel Bretagna Brilliance

Ok let’s get this straight… Hotel Bretagna isn’t very British at all. Hotel Bretagna should instead be called Hotel Firenze or Italia because it is at the epitome of Italian everything! Delicately charming and subtly luxurious in it’s own way, the classic decoration and continental vibe that oozes from this bolthole on the banks of…

The Aran Islands – A Mean Suite

Looking for somewhere to stay on the Isles after an exhausting day of taking in the sights and letting the Aran Islands put you under their charming spell? The Inis Meain Suites are a tranquil refuge perfect for indulging yourself after touring the country, whilst holding on to the natural beauty the islands are so famous for. Bright,…

Moscow – A Bath with a View

Tall and triumphant, the Triumph Palace Hotel is quite literally a step above the rest, renowned as the highest hotel in Europe. For a modest $100 USD per night, you can bring in the New Year on the 60th floor of a Neo-Classical high-rise, and become part of Moscow’s skyline in one of Russia’s most…