Chambermaid Confessions #4: What Kind of Service Is This?
Suggestive gestures, conversations, and unwelcome physical advances were grounds for discipline, and even dismissal. But everyone would look the other way when these behaviors were exhibited by paying guests.
Geren Lockhart's Dream Meals and Where She'll Never Return
Travel hero: Richard Branson. Best hotel amenity: Gas mask in the Park Hyatt, Shanghai. (Or is that the worst?) Drive or be driven? Drive. Sometimes I end up wondering about this one.
A Mosque Grows in Muscat
The mosque was empty when I walked in, and I was glad to have it to myself. It's pretty massive, pretty breathtaking, and awfully pretty.