Can I just tell you how much I loved the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel in Helsinki, Finland? Not to be confused, there are four Radisson Blu Hotels in Helsinki, Finland. I did not see the other Radisson Blus, except I did run by one of the properties while out jogging Saturday morning. I chose the … Read More
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Club Carlson hotels are located worldwide and include brands such as Radisson, Radisson Blu, Radisson Red, the Quorvus Collection, Park Plaza, Park Inn and Country Inns & Suites. Did you also know that Club Carlson has a blog entitled View From The Club, where you can read all sorts of interesting travel-related articles, reports and tips? I’m very excited … Read More
For the latter two nights of my four-night London visit, I stayed at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge. I made this reservation months and months beforehand using award points. I chose this hotel because of its proximity to the finish area of the London Marathon, as I had hoped at the time I made the … Read More
Every once in a while you just come across a hotel that gets it right. It’s clearly a combination of factors, but when it all comes together, it’s amazing. The Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street in the Covent Garden section of London is exactly that – amazing. So, what was it? The location is perfect. The … Read More
I just completed a fabulous trip to London! I’ve been there before, but not in many years, so, in some ways, it felt like I was visiting for the first time. This trip was theoretically in the making for many years, as I always wanted to run in the London Marathon. So did my friend … Read More
The $60 annual fee for my Club Carlson Business Visa credit card issued by US Bank appeared on my statement, so it was time to decide — should I keep it or not (I always start singing Should I Stay or Should I go, by the Clash, at these moments). There have been many devaluations … Read More
If you make hotel or flight or car rental reservations months in advance, save email confirmations and also, go back and look at the reservations online from time-to-time.
Club Carlson is running daily one-day CYBERTASTIC specials all week. Today’s CYBERTASTIC TUESDAY deal is 20,000 bonus points, when you stay 2 nights at a Radisson hotel. Here are the basics: Today Only: Earn Major Bonus Points What would you do with 20,000 bonus Gold Points®? Stay two or more consecutive nights with Radisson® hotels through January … Read More
The fitness center and spa at the Radisson Blu Waterfront Capetown hotel, in Capetown, South Africa, is as nice as everything else at the hotel, which of course is to say it is great! When I entered, I first saw the spa and pool area. I only wish I had more time at the hotel, … Read More