Tag: hotel reviews

los angeles joyful heart travel
California, Destinations

Los Angeles

I love Los Angeles! The weather, the food, the scene, the vegetation, the wildlife, the different neighborhoods … I love it all. On a recent visit, this was my usual morning experience: Eat breakfast, then walk my son’s dogs to a hipster coffee shop for a delicious cup of joe. (Oh, that’s another […]

review: hotel monaco, denver joyful heart travel
Colorado, Reviews

Review: Hotel Monaco, Denver

Review: Hotel Monaco, Denver ♥♥♥♥ We recently stayed at the Hotel Monaco, Denver, for four nights. Hotel Monaco is part of the Kimpton brand of hotels, and this one is located in downtown Denver. We had a very comfortable stay, and the location was excellent, so I give it 4 hearts. The hotel […]

madrid, joyful heart travel
Destinations, Reviews, Spain


Madrid is my favorite city, and I’ve been there numerous times. It’s old, large, lively, and urban, yet it’s pretty and has a small-town feel. I love the festive atmosphere, the food, and the walkability. People are always out and about, no matter what hour. They really enjoy food, drink, and conversation, and […]