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So next time, before you book your five-star or luxury hotel or resort, make your restaurant reservation or plan your next first-class or business-class airline flight, read our reviews and see which are the best hotels, restaurants and airlines and which are not the best and use us as your very own luxury hotel and resort guide and restaurant guide.

Newest Luxury Hotel and Resort Reviews

Churchill Hyatt Regency - London, UK

Service Issues Make it Almost Bombastic

Churchill Hyatt Regency - London, England: Set in Central London's West End, the Churchill Hyatt Regency’s prime location promises to be the perfect opportunity to experience some of the best the city has to offer including several of London’s iconic landmarks like Hyde Park ...


Le Germain - Toronto, ON

Reasonable Prices, Super Service = Bombastic!

Le Germain - Toronto, ON: Conveniently located in the heart of the Toronto's popular entertainment district, Le Germain is part of the Germain Group of hotels, with other locations in Calgary, Montreal, and Quebec. First Impression/Lobby: Upon arrival, we were quickl...

King Street West

Banyan Tree Mayakoba - Riviera Maya, Mexico

If only there were more Banyan Tree Resorts in Mexico

Banyan Tree Mayakob: Situated along Mexico's famous Riviera Maya coast, the Banyan Tree Mayakoba offers guests easy access to a pristine coastline, as well as luxurious and comfortable accommodations. The hotel’s enchanting villas are complimented by the staff’s warmth and ho...


Mandarin Oriental - Manila, Philippines | Hotel Review

Superior Service, Lack Luster Rooms

Mandarin Oriental - Manila, Philippines: Nestled within the heart of the Philippines' Central Business District, the Mandarin Oriental Manila is a 5-star luxury hotel located at Makati Ave., Makati City. Though the hotel exudes class, the rooms could be better. Don’t get ...


La Pinsonniere - Charlevoix, QC

Disappointing... where was the hospitality?

La Pinsonniere - Charlevoix, QC: Tucked away in La Malbaie, Quebec at 124 rue Saint-Raphael, La Pinsonniere is a member of the prestigious Relais & Châteaux group. It is nestled in a rustic setting that offers spectacular views of the St Lawrence River. However, we found ...

La Malbaie

W Hotel Paris - Paris, France

Stylish and Trendy, but Inconsistent Service and Attitudes

W Hotel Opera - Paris, France: The first W hotel in France, the W Paris - Opera is located near the Garnier Opera House in central Paris. Situated in an elegant Haussman-era heritage building, this hotel has 91 stylishly decorated guest rooms and suites. ...

Opéra Neighborhood

Westin Vendome Hotel - Paris, France

A big city hotel that lacked in service

The Westin Paris Vendome - Paris, France: The Westin Paris Vendome is situated right in the heart of Paris, France. World famous attractions like the Tuileries Gardens, Place Vendôme, Place de la Concorde, Louvre Museum and the boutiques of Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré are l...

1st Arrondissement

Peninsula Hotel - Manila, Philippines | Hotel Review

The classiest hotel in Manila

Peninsula Hotel - Manila, Philippines Situated in the corner of Ayala and Makati Avenues, Makati City, the Peninsula Manila has been consistently in the top five list of the best hotels in Metro Manila. During our visit to the Philippines, we decided to see for ourselves if ...


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Newest Restaurant Reviews


The Charles Restaurant - Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON -- Page Three

After our last course it was time for the cheese plate. Loving our cheeses, especially some of the local and Quebec cheeses, we were looking forward to this course. But, to our dismay, the Cheese plate had just one type of cheese along a few grapes along with crackers. I was expecting something a little more exciting. ...

Bent Restaurant -Toronto, ON

Even better than we imagined!

Bent Restaurant - Toronto, ON: Bent is located on the up and coming Dundas Street at Bathurst, a few blocks from Trinity Bellwoods Park. Owned by Susur Lee, this restaurant has been designed by his wife Brenda Bent and managed by his sons Kai and Levi Bent-Lee. Located in a pretty...

Asian (Fusion)

Little Italy

The Charles Restaurant - Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

Superb Dining Experience in Niagara-on-the-Lake

The Charles Restaurant - Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON: Located in Niagra-on-the-Lake, Charles Inn was built in 1832 by Charles Richardson. A grand old hotel, this inn offers a fine dining restaurant that has been consistently receiving rave reviews from critiques and diners alike. Rese...


School Restaurant - Toronto, ON

One school I wouldn't mind going back to again and again.

School Restaurant - Toronto, ON: School Restaurant in Liberty Village is a scholastically themed restaurant. Owned by chef cum owner Brad Moore, this is a popular brunch spot in Toronto. Since this restaurant doesn’t accept reservations, it is recommended to reach the place early....


Liberty Village

George Restaurant - Toronto, ON

Amazing Food and Atmosphere = Bombastic!

George Restaurant - Toronto, ON: George Restaurant is located on Queen Street E in Toronto. This restaurant serves International and Canadian cuisine and is situated in a former 1850s chocolate factory. Led by executive chef Lorenzo Loseto and a qualified team of sommeliers...


Queen Street East

JaBistro Modern Japanese Restaurant - Toronto, ON

Chic and Trendy, but Below Par Food

JaBistro Modern Japanese Restaurant - Toronto, ON Listed as one of the top new restaurants in Toronto in the April 2013 edition of Toronto Life magazine, JaBistro was on our radar as a must visit, review and add to our other Toronto reviews on our site....


Entertainment District

Riverbend Inn Restaurant - Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

Superb dining in a relaxed yet gorgeous setting

Riverbend Inn Restaurant – Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON: The Riverbend Inn is a Georgian mansion situated amidst 17 acres of vineyards in Niagara-on-the-Lake. The restaurant at Riverbend Inn serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in a relaxed atmosphere. This restaurant is popular among vi...



La Societe - Toronto, ON

Lovely, Delicious, Superior Service

La Societe French Bistro - Toronto, ON: La Societe is a glamorous French bistro located in the Colonnade on Bloor Street West in Toronto. A Charles Khabouth and Danny Soberano joint, this restaurant has been successful in recreating a classic Parisian bistro right in the mid...



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Newest Airline Flight, Lounge and Wine Reviews

British Airways First Class Lounge - Toronto, ON (Pearson International Airport - YYZ)

Nice Dining Room, Lousy Service

British Airways First Class Lounge - Toronto, ON (Pearson International Airport - YYZ): One of the perks of flying first-class is having first-class lounges to wait in while waiting for your flight. British Airways is no exception and while we were waiting for our flight to Paris...

United Airlines - Washington, DC (IAD) to Kuwait (KWI) First Class Flight UA 982

The First Class Flight was Lacking in Many Ways

Flight Information: United Airlines - Washington, DC (IAD) to Kuwait (KWI) First Class Flight UA 982 United Airlines is the world’s largest airline in terms of number of destinations. A founding member of the Star Alliance, this airline has been rated the world’s most adm...

American Airlines - Toronto (YYZ) to - Miami (MIA) Flight AA1497 - Business/First Flight Review

Nice, but not quite Bombastic

Flight Information: American Airlines - Toronto (YYZ) to - Miami (MIA) Flight AA1497 - Business/First Class Flight Review We took this 10:15 morning flight from Toronto to Miami and then on to Cancun, Mexico. We booked this Business Class flight on-line and selected our seats in...

Cathay Pacific - Bangkok, Thailand (BKK) to Singapore (SIN) - Flight CX 713 - Business Class Flight

Nice, but just not Bombastic

Flight Information: Cathay Pacific - Bangkok, Thailand (BKK) to Singapore (SIN) - Flight CX 713 - Business Class Flight Review...

American Airlines - Miami, FL (MIA) to Toronto, ON (YYZ) - Flight AA646 - First/Business Review

Close to Bombastic

Flight Information: American Airlines – Miami, FL (MIA) to Toronto, ON (YYZ) – Flight AA646 - First/Business Class Flight Review We were returning from Mexico after eight days and just before we boarded our flight from Cancun to Miami (to connect to Toronto) we found out that our...

American Airlines Admirals Club – Toronto (Pearson) Airport

A quiet spot away from the crowds

American Airlines Admirals Club – Toronto (Pearson) Airport: The Admiral’s Club Toronto located in Terminal 3 was hard to find due to the lack of signage. After a short walk around, I did actually find it. It is located immediately after security, and by immediately, I...

Emirates Airlines - Colombo, Sri Lanka (CMB) - Dubai, UAE (DXB) - Flight EK651- First Class Flight

Good, but not the level of service Emirates used to have

Flight Information: Emirates Airlines - Colombo, Sri Lanka (CMB) - Dubai, UAE (DXB) - Flight EK651- First Class Flight Review: The largest airline in the Middle East, Emirates is based out of Dubai International Airport in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. A subsidiary of the Emirat...

Victorinox Mobilizer NXT 5.0 Luggage Collection

Fantastic Bombastic - The Best Luggage Ever!

The Mobilizer NXT 5.0 Luggage Collection from Victorinox offers durable luggage to suit the needs of every traveller. The world renowned makers of Swiss Army knives and watches, Victorinox also offers luggage and travel accessories with lifetime warranties. The Victorinox Mobilizer ...

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