I am intrigued by outdoor living in the city. Life among the hard concrete, tall buildings, and throngs of people isn’t for everyone but even for those who do consider themselves “city” people, the need to escape the noise and congestion and find a way to truly be alone outside presents a mystery unless one has access to a rooftop terrace.
While it is true that the noise is never completely obscured by a lack of people and vehicles, and the wind can be an issue the higher your real estate, a green . . . → Read More: City Chic: Rooftop Rooms
Hotel Pulitzer, Barcelona
I had the pleasure of staying at the Hotel Pulitzer in Barcelona last week. One of the reasons I selected this hotel was because the images I viewed online when making my hotel selection indicated that they have a rooftop terrace. The beautiful design of the hotel and superb location were nearly enough to make me commit but it was the rooftop terrace that convinced me to click the RESERVE button. Now that I have returned and had the great pleasure of staying at this lovely hotel, I can add that the staff is friendly, helpful, . . . → Read More: Up on the Roof