Hip2Travel Review: Hotel Lumen – Dallas, TX

Hip2Travel Hotel Review Name of Hotel: Hotel Lumen, a Klimpton Hotel Location: Dallas, TX (Highland Park neighborhood) Rating*: 4/5 (*Rating Scale – 1: Terrible, 2: Poor, 3: Average, 4: Very Good, 5: Excellent) Type of Traveler: This hotel seems to be specifically designed for Southern Methodist University (SMU) or if you are visiting friends and family in the area.  Best Time of Year: During the academic school … Continue reading Hip2Travel Review: Hotel Lumen – Dallas, TX

Winter Wonderland in Whistler

If you read any of the ski magazines, you are well aware that Whistler Blackcomb Resort in British Columbia is perennially awarded the best ski resort in North America but since it’s in Canada most avid US skiers haven’t had the luxury of skiing at Whistler. Since we live in Seattle, it’s an easy 4-5 hour drive (depending on freeway and border traffic).   We pop … Continue reading Winter Wonderland in Whistler