Category: Featured Lodging

The featured lodging options on Mike’s Road Trip are special because they offer visitors a first hand look at the hotel, resort or B&B, beyond just a place to sleep. These featured lodging options are carefully selected, such as historic hotels, quaint bed and breakfasts, luxurious resorts, and even camping and RV parks. These featured lodging options are situated in some of the most beautiful and scenic locations around the world, providing visitors with breathtaking views and a sense of the local culture and history. The website also provides detailed information about each lodging option, including amenities, room options, and customer reviews, to help visitors make an informed decision about where to stay. The featured lodging options on Mike’s Road Trip website are not only a place to rest, but also a way to enhance the overall road trip travel experience by immersing visitors in the local culture and scenery.

New York Palace Budapest Hotel: Where Renaissance Grandeur Meets Modern Luxury

From the moment you step into the lavish lobby of the New York Palace Budapest, it becomes clear that this is more than just a hotel—it is a historical landmark steeped in grandeur, elegance and the fascinating narrative of a bygone era. New York Palace Budapest Hotel History The New...

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Maria del Mar offers it all: From Beachfront Bliss to Rooftop Romance

Maria del Mar is located in the picturesque beach town of Tulum, Mexico. This area of the Riviera Maya has long been a popular destination for those seeking a laid-back beach vacation in a beautiful tropical setting. Among the many accommodation options available in Tulum, the Maria del Mar hotel...

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Hotel Norge: The Perfect Blend of Hospitality and Sophistication in Bergen

Hotel Norge lobby

Hotel Norge is a luxurious and sophisticated hotel located in the heart of Bergen, Norway. The hotel's lobby and first floor are elegantly designed with intimate lighting, chaise chairs, a DJ booth, and a terraced seating area that exudes sophistication and chic ambiance. Guests are welcomed into a warm and...

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From Rock ‘n’ Roll to Red Hot: Discover the Stunning Transformation of the Virgin Las Vegas

Virgin Las Vegas entrance

The Virgin Las Vegas is a fairly new hotel that stands on the site that was once the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. The hotel was acquired by Virgin Hotels in 2018 and underwent a significant renovation to become the amazing property it is today. With its location just off...

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A Look at the World’s Most Exclusive Resorts [Videos included]

When it comes to luxury travel, there are a select few places that stand out as truly exclusive resorts. These properties offer the ultimate in luxury, from breathtaking views and private beaches, to exceptional service and opulent amenities. Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway, a relaxing vacation, or a...

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Cool Coastal Hotels in San Diego, California

Alila Marea Ocean Resort - Coastal Hotels in San Diego

There is no shortage of cool coastal hotels in San Diego. And, there is nothing quite like staying near the beach and enjoying the sounds of the waves and wildlife, while feeling the exfoliation of sand between our toes. The lure of the coast is undeniable. Maybe it's because humans,...

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This is what it’s like visiting the Maldives and Kandima Resort

Kandima Maldives aerial photo by

A trip to the Maldives is one of those once-in-a-lifetime bucket list adventures. It’s something that has been on my personal bucket list for many years after seeing the stunning images and videos from this far-off-place in the middle of the Indian ocean. A place with mind bending shades of...

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Paradisus Resort: Affordable All-Inclusive Luxury in Los Cabos Mexico [video included]

Paradisus Resort Los Cabos

The Paradisus in Los Cabos Mexico is an affordable all-inclusive luxury resort surrounded by lush gardens, desert landscapes and exquisite touches throughout. I spent a week at the Paradisus Los Cabos and had a fantastic time. There are seven on-site restaurants, including one run by a Michelin Star chef called,...

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Top 5 Airbnbs to add to your bucket list

Travelers these days want something a little different from their vacations. While big resorts and boutique hotels are still obviously popular, plenty of people look for something a little more authentic when they travel. Genuine experiences, local culture, and a chance to experience the reality of life in the destinations...

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Best places to stay in Jamaica – Along with an incredible story of my first visit

Beautiful wild and exotic Caribbean beach

This is a short compilation of some of the best places to stay in Jamaica, along with an incredible story about my first visit to the Caribbean island. Jamaica is a Caribbean island with lush landscape and a laid back vibe. This tropical island has beautiful mountains, rain-forests and sandy...

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Sant’Egle offers a remarkable reprieve from the mundane

Sant'Egle in Tuscany - Photo by: Mike Shubic of

The Sant'Egle Agriturismo Biologico (organic farm) in Tuscany offers guests a remarkable experience well beyond the typical lodging experience. Staying at Sant’egle is refreshingly different thanks to Erika and Alessandro, two well traveled and thoughtful people who have created a respite sanctuary that you simply must put on your bucket...

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The Spanish treasure of Omni Montelucia Resort

Ensconced between Phoenix and Scottsdale, in an enclave known as Paradise Valley, is the magnificent Omni Montelucia Resort. The Montelucia is modeled after an idyllic village in the hills of Spain. For centuries, Spanish explorers ventured to the Southwest in search of treasure. Upon finding such riches, fortune seekers left...

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