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Michael Taylor
Hong Kong
A sports fan that likes to travel. Look over his shoulder as he wanders the world and roots for his favourite teams!
Interests: fitness, health, kickboxing, swimming, culture, foreign languages, cuisine, wine, travel, american football
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I've only been to Washington once. I stayed at the Williard Hotel, which was just off Pennsylvania Avenue, if I remember correctly. I was told that President Lincoln used to dine there. What I remember most were the mouth-watering breakfasts!
Ritz-Carlton Langkawi overlooks a private bay in Malaysia. The 5 star resort is set amid a lush tropical rain forest along the shores of the Andaman Sea. Opening on 21 September 2017, it is the chain's 1st beachfront resort in Malaysia. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Accidental Travel Writer
Totally agree, Erik.
Kuala Lumpur Dorsett underwent a 40 million Malaysian ringit, or US$9.34 millon, renovation. All of the hotel's public spaces, 322 rooms and food and beverage outlets were renovated. The hotel is located in KL's Golden Triangle. Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Accidental Travel Writer
Washington, DC, is home of the Washington Redskins of the National Football League. The Washington Redskins play at FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland. Here's is a complete travel guide for visiting Oakland Raider fans. Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Accidental Travel Writer
What's your favourite Chinese dish?
Beantown Tavern in Matthews, North Carolina? Good to know, Bob! Thanks for the input!
Good to know, Jay! Thanks for the heads up!
NEW HOTEL OPENS IN OAKLAND: Radisson Hotel Oakland Airport is a three-star hotel located between Oakland Airport and the Oakland Coliseum.The hotel was recently re-branded and completely renovated. Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Accidental Travel Writer
Thanks for the information, Mike! Do you have any photos of fans at any of these spots? Would love to add some photos to liven up the post.
Thank you very much for the clarification, Mary Beth. I guess my source was mis-informed. Anyway, that gives me an idea for another post! And GO IRISH!!!
Thanks very much for pointing that out, Delilah! The mistake has been corrected.
Hey Luis! Thanks for the input!
Double the pleasure, double the fun! Austin is turning into quite a sports town! Thanks for the head's up about the new venue.
Good to know, Debbie. Thanks for sharing!
Thanks for the head's up, William! I've expanded the post to include more out of town sports bars, including Alary's.
Thanks, Elizabeth! Do you have any pix of fans at 710 Beach Club I could add to this post?
Absolutely, Robin! Bali is one of my favourite vacation spots.
Thank you very much, Eric, for this information! If you have any photos of fans at the Luck Dog Grille, I'd love to insert them into the post!
WHERE TO SPLURGE IN OAKLAND: Raider fans don't have to stay at a motel near the airport! Claremont Hotel is a 5 star resort with fab restaurants, full-service spa, swimming pools, tennis courts & great views of the bay Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2017 at Accidental Travel Writer
Officials in Kaiping, China, sign US$900 million deal to turn a run-down town into a tourist attraction in the interest of "heritage protection". Many locals refuse resettlement packages, Could this actually be a blessing in distguise? Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2017 at Accidental Travel Writer
Thanks for the link, Ken! Looks like a winner!
Thanks for the head's up, Pat! I've checked out their website and it sounds like a great spot for Packers fans. Here's an excerpt: Located in sunny Fort Lauderdale, we are the largest Green Bay Packers bar in Florida. We are NOT just a sports bar. Our menu consists of freshly prepared American, Wisconsin and Florida classics - featuring handcrafted Burgers and crisp Salads as well as hand cut Steaks, Seafood, Wings and more. A few unique items include the Wisconsin Beer Brat Burger, our Wisconsin Fried Cheese Curds and the ever popular traditional Beer Brats. We have craft beers, specialty cocktails and numerous wines
Top 10 sports bars to root for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football team - plus the team's rich legacy as a founding membr of the American Football League - Houston Oilers to Tennessee Oilers to Tennessee Titans Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2017 at Accidental Travel Writer
Hi Joanne! Do you mean the San Francisco Bay Area?