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One of the More Bizarre Closets in a Hotel Room Which I Have Ever Seen

A closet is arguably one of the least complicated parts of a hotel room, as it does not require plumbing, electricity — save for a light in some cases, or comfort for the guests. Its main goal is to provide hidden storage for the belongings of guests — and, perhaps, to contain such items as a luggage rack, an iron, an ironing board, a plastic laundry bag, and a virtually useless safe…

…but in one hotel room was a closet which I found rather bizarre — and it…

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My First Stay at a Tru by Hilton Hotel — and The Verdict Is…

Driving east from Las Vegas back to the greater Atlanta metropolitan area meant that I would be passing by a Tru by Hilton hotel property; and as I had never stayed at one, I thought I would try it out — especially as I was to earn 1,000 bonus Hilton Honors points during this promotion, which has since expired.

Tru by Hilton is…

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Fun Facts About Passports: Hilton to Host Passport Booth in Los Angeles

Embarking on a campaign called the Hilton Passport Project in an effort to encourage those Americans who still do not have a valid passport to apply for one, Hilton will host a Passport Concierge Booth during the Travel & Adventure Show at the Los Angeles Convention Center in South Halls J and K in order to give travelers a chance to easily apply for — or renew — their passports ahead of the the busy travel season.

At the booth…

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Fun Facts About Passports: Hilton to Host Passport Booth in the District of Columbia

Embarking on a campaign called the Hilton Passport Project in an effort to encourage those Americans who still do not have a valid passport to apply for one, Hilton will host its first Passport Concierge Booth of 2018 during the Travel & Adventure Show at the Washington Convention Center in the District of Columbia next weekend in order to give travelers a chance to easily apply for — or renew — their passports ahead of the the busy travel season.

At the booth, attendees will be able to have their passport photographs taken free of charge; have identification documents copied; pick up relevant forms; get help from experts from the Department of State of the United States in person to navigate through the process of applying for a passport; and submit their passport applications on-site — which is one of the few times weekend application hours are offered — as well as…

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Remembering Hilton Paris Orly Airport: Retro Review

I stayed at the Hilton Paris Orly Airport hotel property back in late June of 2008 and had a nice stay; so I thought that in honor of this hotel property leaving the Hilton worldwide portfolio of hotel and resort properties effective as of…

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This New Hotel Was Formerly a Car Factory. It Will Open Next Month.

I received a communication via e-mail message from a contact representing Hilton pertaining to new DoubleTree by Hilton hotel properties which will be opening in the near future: “2017 has been a landmark year of growth for DoubleTree by Hilton with the brand opening 30+ hotels in some of the world’s most exciting destinations including Madrid, Dubai, Xiamen and Hollywood in Florida.”

One particular hotel property which caught my eye, however, is the…

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A Free Cookie and a Chance to Win Two Free Nights in the DoubleTree by Hilton 12 Days of Cookies Contest 2017? Sweet!

The DoubleTree by Hilton 12 Days of Cookies Contest 2017 gives you an opportunity to stop in any DoubleTree hotel property located within the United States and get yourself a free warm cookie with no obligation whatsoever — whether or not you are a guest of the hotel property — through Sunday, December 24, 2017; as well as be one of two people to win a stay of two free nights. 

You can participate in the holiday social contest by…

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Control Every Aspect of Your Stay With Connected Room by Hilton

That centralized control panel or little switch — which is adjacent to the bed in some hotel and resort properties and allows you to control many of the lights and electronics in the room — is about to become obsolete, as Hilton unveiled a concept earlier today called Connected Room, with which you can…

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