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Rockaway Once Boasted the World’s Largest Hotel

New York City is known for a lot of things, but beach destination isn't generally one of them. When I moved to New York City at age 23, for example, I didn't know that one of the city's borders happened to be with the Atlantic Ocean. It took me a couple of years to fully comprehend the concept of taking the subway to the beach. I certainly ...

The Shalom Hotel & Relax: Casual Aplomb and a Slew of Perks

The hotel scene in Tel Aviv until recently has been a bleak one, as overpriced as it was under-renovated, thanks mostly to the row of circa 1960s high rises lining the Mediterranean along an otherwise captivating stretch of sand. If one was traveling for pleasure, they tended to present as the only option, and although they fail utterly in ruining ...