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Bronte Restaurant In Montreal- Very Hip

Had dinner last night with clients and a colleague at Bronte Restaurant. What a find! The food was very good, and reasonably priced. The best part however was the service. Don’t you hate it when you go to a restaurant and people never leave you alone? You are bothered every five minutes,...
January 28th, 2010 | On The Road | Read More

Are City Based Restaurant “Fesitvals” Worth It?

So, it’s time again for Winterlicious here in Toronto.  The time when several restaurants are picked to be included in a promotion where they offer a special price fixed menu for lunch and dinner.  Here in Toronto it is offered 2x a year, summer and winter.  When I lived in Washington DC I...
January 21st, 2010 | On The Road | Read More

Would You Book Travel On A Mobile Device?

Question for you as I check out the Apple App Store, would you search for and actually book a trip on a mobile device?  Seriously now, think about it.  Your sitting somewhere with time to kill and you start thinking about the next trip you have to take, would you take out your mobile device, search...
January 20th, 2010 | On The Road | Read More

Coal Fired Pizza?? Who Knew

So I was down in the greater Ft. Lauderdale area over Chirstmas with my family.  While in the area we were taken to Anthony’s Coal Fire Pizza and I have to tell you it was the best pizza I have ever had.  For those newbies like me, coal fired basically means that the pizza is baked in an oven...
January 19th, 2010 | On The Road | Read More

2 Thumbs Up To Sheraton Roanoke

Merry Christmas all: I have spent the last 4 days driving from Toronto down to Ft. Lauderdale Florida. Along the way I spent nights in Pittsburgh, Roanoke and Savannah. A more detailed review of the trip will follow. As I have travelled the world over the past couple of months telling the world about...
December 24th, 2009 | On The Road | Read More

Of American Express and Microsoft

A happy ending. No! Not that type of happy ending. Just a story that ends well. I will ruin the story and advise you that the story ends well. Sometimes the road to a solution isn’t one that you want to travel, but indeed there are times when the ends to justify the means. If that’s...
October 22nd, 2009 | On The Road | Read More

An American Express/Microsoft Xbox 360 Adventure

As I explained in an earlier post I am working with good folks at American Express to share with the world my stories as I wander through life using their card, the American Express Platinum card. It’s the only card (credit or charge) I continue to pay for simply because of the benefits that...
October 16th, 2009 | On The Road | Read More

In Search Of Toronto’s Best Steak Restaurant

In Search Of Toronto’s Best Steak Restaurant
Toronto is a multicultural gastronomic Mecca. We live in a city where no matter the type of food you crave, you are likely to find an incredible offering in the GTA. Amongst the traditional ethnic choices are several contenders (or pretenders) for the title of best steak in the city. For those of us...
October 8th, 2009 | Toronto | Read More

Travel In The Year 2009

Travel In The Year 2009
Why is it that life is so difficult in the travel planning world? I have to admit that our goal here at PlanetEye is to make trip planning a little bit easier. But, folks, I am here to tell you that we need help. Case in point: I use two charge cards for my travel purposes. When I am paying in US...
October 7th, 2009 | On The Road | Read More

A Journey With American Express

I am so thrilled that so many of you have become regular readers of this site. On The Road was born out of a lifelong idea to share the places and things that I see and do. Kudos to the good Dr. for the great book, Oh The Places You Will Go, a true inspiration for this idea. As I travel, for business...
September 23rd, 2009 | On The Road | Read More

What Could Be Better Than Rocking In New York City?

new york A client just sent is this, it’s a great deal in a great city, staying in a great hotel going to a great exhibit!! WHO’S READY TO ROCK? The W Hotels of New York and W Hoboken Announce What’s Rockin’ In New York, an Exclusive Package with Access to The Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame’s...
May 26th, 2009 | On The Road | Read More

Win A $1000 Green Cricket Shopping Spree!

Hey there.  Our friends over at Green Cricket our having a cool contest.  The winner gets a $1000 Green Cricket shopping voucher.  Green Cricket is the online store that sells exclusively eco-friendly, everyday, high quality products, from baby products to gift baskets. The products will be delivered...
April 21st, 2009 | Rest of the World | Read More

Why Not Visit Shaheen Jafargholi’s Hometown?

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uLVtepgE5EY] You’ve seen the amazing video, why not visit the hometown of this next up and coming music star? Mount Pleasant, Swansea 1 places are mentioned in this post! ...
April 19th, 2009 | Rest of the World | Read More

Susan Boyle’s Karoyke Bar Is a Hotel!

She has wowed the world with her voice and poise with the judges.  Interested in finding the spot where she got her singing start?  Planeteye.com has found the spot and guess what, it’s a hotel too.  Why not visit on your next trip to Scotland?  Looks like a great spot Blackburn’s Happy...
April 17th, 2009 | On The Road | Read More

Are You Looking For Susan Boyle’s Church?

I’m sure everyone has seen the amazing performance Susan Boyle made on Britain’s Got Talent last saturday. If not, check this out. As all agree it is incredibly moving and inspiring. Got me thinking though, where is this place Blackburn, West Lothian and what church has this lady been...
April 16th, 2009 | On The Road | Read More

Free Tacos TODAY ONLY

Everyone loves free right?  Well the fine folks at Taco Del Mar are giving away free tacos today!  Sounds cool right?  You only need 2 things.  One, the coupon which you can get by visiting my friends over at smartcanucks.ca who have the cupon for you.  Secondly you need to know where the locations...
April 15th, 2009 | Rest of the World | Read More

Dinner in Niagara Falls!

Tonight I am going to b.jays in Niagara falls. Check back tomorrow for the review 1 places are mentioned in this post! B Jays Family Restaurant ...
April 14th, 2009 | Rest of the World | Read More

Cheap Prices At Amazing Hotels From Venere

Hey All: Times are tough, but still, we all have to travel and like to travel. Good news from our friends at Venere. A huge selection of their hotels are offering up to 35% off nightly rates if booked in the month of april. Most of them are in Europe, but they are well worth checking out. This is...
April 2nd, 2009 | On The Road | Read More

Qbic Hotels

I had a chance while at ifitt Enter 2009 in Amsterdam to have a look at the first of three planned Qbic hotel’s and I was very impressed. I was at a nearby Novotel which was a standard Novotel, clean, efficient all at a good rate but the Qbic which is situated in the WTC building it is a very...
March 25th, 2009 | On The Road | Read More

Welcome From Planeteye.com

Hi there.   We at PlanetEye have decided to take you with us on our travels, and share with you what we are doing and what we are reading as we help build Planeteye.com.  Our On The Road Blog will contain stores that we have read, places we have visited or heard about.  Feel free to drop us a note...
March 24th, 2009 | Rest of the World | Read More