PinayTraveller Recommends #24: Hotel Petit Palace Santa Barbara in Madrid

I have repeatedly said I can sleep anywhere (I’m koboy that way).  Just give me a pillow and a blanket and I can sleep soundly, especially after a long, wander-full day.  Having said that, I don’t mind upscale digs either. More so if said digs offer a welcome platter, free wi-fi and a sumptuous breakfast buffet. …

Pinay Traveller Recommends #14: La Maison Pujol

When I grow up and finally start writing my “novel”, I will go to the South of France just like Charlotte Rampling’s Sarah Morton in the film Swimming Pool. But instead of squatting in my publisher’s villa where I would probably end up getting involved in a murder mystery, I will stay in La Maison Pujol, …