Luxury Hotel Review: Raffles Hotel, Dubai, UAE

Luxury Hotel Review: Raffles Hotel, Dubai, UAE

Two Monkeys Travel - Contributor Asia, Luxury Hotel Review, Travel Blog 33 Comments

“In Dubai, we do not wait for things to happen. We make them happen.” This quote, written in Arabic, is displayed in the bustling Sheikh Zayed Road, along with the pleasant photograph of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Makhtoum. Far from the blank sandy canvas that it was years ago, Dubai continues to attract the world’s attention by …

Our Amazing Week in a Private Luxury Villa in Mallorca

Our Amazing Week in a Private Luxury Villa in Mallorca

Jonathan Howe Europe, Luxury Hotel Review, Travel Blog 44 Comments

Mallorca is one of Europe’s most popular holiday destinations, with crisp white beaches, rolling countryside scenery, and ancient picturesque towns. The island’s history is chequered with settlements, invasions, plagues and pirate attacks, which only add to the drama and intrigue of the dramatically rugged coastline, with high cliffs indented by pure, sandy coves and magical caves. Luxury villa in Mallorca …

Things to do in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica – Our 2 Nights in Paradise

Things to do in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica – Our 2 Nights in Paradise

Jonathan Howe Central America, Luxury Hotel Review, Travel Blog, Travel Guides Leave a Comment

Puerto Viejo Costa Rica is a small, Caribbean, chilled out surf town and is fast becoming one the best places to go in Costa Rica. With so many things to do in Puerto Viejo, the laid back Latino lifestyle fused with oodles of Caribbean cool, plus the picture perfect beaches and world class surf make it a must see destination on …

Lost in Luxury in Tortuguero National Park, Costa Rica

Lost in Luxury in Tortuguero National Park, Costa Rica

Jonathan Howe Central America, Luxury Hotel Review, Travel Blog, Travel Guides Leave a Comment

There are so many amazing places to visit in Costa Rica that it can be hard to know which to choose when you have limited time. Nestled between low-lying farmland, dominated by banana plantations, and the rich, warm waters of the Caribbean, Tortuguero National Park, Costa Rica, is 77k acres of dense tropical rainforest, mangrove forests, swamps, beaches and lagoons, …

10 Reasons to choose Parador Resort and Spa, Costa Rica

10 Reasons to choose Parador Resort and Spa, Costa Rica     

Jonathan Howe Central America, Luxury Hotel Review, North America, Travel Blog 8 Comments

Parador Resort and Spa, Costa Rica is a level of luxury you simply won’t want to leave. Book your stay at Parador Resort and Spa here. Having spent four nights in a tent on the floor while covering Envision Festival and our days walking around half naked covered in blue mud, working in a Hare Krishna kitchen for free meals …

Punta Gabriela - Tony Stark's Holiday Hangout in Costa Rica

Punta Gabriela – Tony Stark’s Holiday Hangout in Costa Rica!

Jonathan Howe Central America, Luxury Hotel Review, North America, Travel Blog Leave a Comment

Punta Gabriela After 4 days of Envision Music Festival; sleeping on the rough floor of our tent, working for our food and walking around in the jungle sun covered in medicinal blue clay, we dragged our suitcase and backpacks, which just days earlier were the contents of our home in Peru, across the festival ground towards the exit, ready for …