Posts in Great Stays

Some places in the world offer a little more magic than others.  And while we didn’t machete our way in to the ruins of a mythical lost city, our stay at La Selva Mariposa did leave us feeling as if we were let in on a really great secret. Set in the lush jungle just outside of trendier Tulum, La Selva Mariposa (translated: "The Jungle Butterfly") is a handcrafted, jungle oasis designed built and run by owners, Lou and Moe in Pueblo Macario Gomez. It definitely gives the “cinco estrellas”, or 5-star hotels, a major run for their money ...

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We had a great experience in Skamokawa, staying with Stevan and Kathleen, our hosts at Twin Gables, who could not have been more friendly and welcoming. Originally two separate houses, Twin Gables was built by a local mill worker as adjacent homes for his daughters. The current owners have flawlessly joined the two separate homes into a beautiful inn ...

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